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Every family in the United States needs a CHERP®.

Back-Up Care– On-Call Child & Senior Care

Even the best laid plans can come undone. BackUpCare.org helps you develop your childcare back-up plan so that it’s ready when you need it most.

American Red Cross– Children & Young Adults

The American Red Cross is committed to helping youth and young adults become better prepared for a disaster or emergency. We work closely with schools, scout groups, and youth-serving organizations to raise awareness of disaster risk and build resiliency among young people.

Click HERE for the American Red Cross Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED downloadable handout.

NFPA– Basic Fire Escape Planning 

Learn how to protect your family from a fire emergency. Your ability to get out depends on advance warning from smoke alarms and advance planning.

Parenting Safe Children – Keeping Children Safe From Sexual Abuse in Your Community 

The Parenting Safe Children workshop uses a three-part prevention model developed over two decades in the field, focusing on (1) Parent Education, (2) Caregiver Screening, and (3) Children Empowerment.

AAPCC– American Association of Poison Control Centers

The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. This service provides a primary resource for poisoning information and helps reduce costly hospital visits through in-home treatment.

National Water Safety Month– Water Safety Tips 

Water Safety Tips from our friends at the International Swimming Hall of Fame (ISHOF) and the Pool Safely “Simple Steps Save Lives” Program

Parents Central– From Car Seats to Car Keys: Keeping Kids Safe

Find information and resources to keep your children safe on the road. Whether you’re buying your child’s first car seat, deciding whether to let your kids walk to school or take a bus, handing the car keys to your teenager, or wondering how safe your car is, they have the answers.

Lassy Project– Find Lost Children. Faster.

Lassy Project offers a free service that gives parents and guardians the ability to notify an entire local community about their missing child in seconds.


Resources August 31, 2016


CHERP® is a Children’s Emergency Response Plan. It tells emergency responders who should care for your kids if you something tragic happens to you.


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Boulder, CO, 80301
Phone: 855 55 CHERP (855 552-4377)