How to Keep Children Safe in Public Spaces
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Why kids should be allowed to play outside - how outdoor play benefits children physically and socially, safety tips for taking children to play outside the home, and a showcase of successful, kid-friendly public spaces that have become a vital part of their communities.
Understanding the risks of outdoor play - this includes doing a risk assessment of public spaces (downloadable template included), recognising potential outdoor hazards, key criteria for safe play areas, and knowing how to talk to your kids about safety and danger.
Tips for families to ensure spending time outside and in public spaces can be as safe and enjoyable as possible, advice from experts, how to help build your kids confidence to playing outside, and even advice for older children.
Other helpful tips and online resources for parents and guardians to help keep their kids safe whilst playing outside.