November is Stay Safe month is Ashbourne ETNS.
The Stay Safe programme is a personal safety skills programme for primary schools. The aim of the programme is to reduce vulnerability to child abuse and bullying through the provision of personal safety education for children. It is developmentally structured to enable primary school teachers to deliver an abuse prevention education that addresses personal safety issues such as physical, emotional and sexual abuse as well as bullying and stranger danger.
The 5 topics under the Stay Programme are;
- Feeling safe and unsafe
- Friendship and bullying
- Secrets and Telling