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Babysitting and Home Alone Courses - Burlington

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Record #: BTN2571 Last Full Update: 30 May 2013
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameGeneral Topics and Information
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Service Information
Service DescriptionOverview of babysitting programs and Home Alone programs in Burlington, with links to the records in this database for each. 
Babysitting courses:  
Canadian Red Cross - 905-637-5664 * teaches safety tips, basic childcare, relationship building with children, basic first aid skills, emergency procedures * course fees apply * approximately two to four times per month * course is 9 am-5 pm * for ages 11-15 * register by phone or online 
St. John Ambulance, Burlington Branch - 905-634-6665 * emphasizes safety, dealing with emergencies, and first aid basics * course fees apply * approximately once per month (may be more frequent in summer) * course is 9 am-4 pm * register by phone 
Home Alone workshops: 
Halton Region - 3-1-1 or 905-825-6000 * help families assess readiness and prepare their children to be home alone safely * free of charge * held throughout Halton at various times and locations * led by a Halton Region Public Health Nurse * for families with a child between the ages of 10-14 years old * parents and children must attend together * register by phone or online
Areas ServedBurlington
Site Information
Located In CommunityBurlington
Wheelchair AccessibilityUnknown - accessibility varies by course location
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesBabysitting Instruction ; General Safety Education