Self Defense Class

Wednesday, 18 April 2012

19 aupairs from Chicago learned how to protect themselves in the case of an attack.  Thank you Impact Chicago for the valuable lesson. I truely hope that these girls never need to use it. I think the one thing we all learned is to use your voice: YELL NO! Here […]


Child Safety & Abduction Prevention

Wednesday, 27 April 2011

CHILD SAFETY & ABDUCTION PREVENTION PROGRAM TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2011 7:00 P.M. PALATINE TOWNSHIP 721 S. QUENTIN ROAD PALATINE, IL 60067 The Child Safety & Abduction Prevention Program will be presented by Officer Kellie Poliquin and Officer Todd Holtz from the Palatine Police Department Crime Prevention Unit. They will discuss safety precautions children need to […]


Personal Defense Class

Friday, 22 April 2011

TRAINING FOR LIFE Au Pairs, this is our May meeting but the class is open to anyone who wants to attend. 1 – Hour Personal Defense Seminar Ages 12 and up Course Fee: 25.00/person Class scheduled for May 11th, 2011 Time: 7-8pm Place: Studio Energia, 335 S. Bartlett Road, Streamwood […]


Driving in the Snow!

Wednesday, 22 December 2010

Many au pairs have never driven in the snow or have very limited experience driving in the snow. Here are a few tips to driving in winter conditions. WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS Winter conditions call for different driving tactics. · DOT Initiative for winter: “Ice and Snow, Take it Slow”- slower […]


Safety Tips for Children During Extreme Heat

Friday, 13 August 2010

It has been a Hot summer in Chicago.   It is very important to take extra precautions during these extremely dangerous days.  Below are some tips to help keep kids and adults safe, *Infants and young children are sensitive to the effects of high temperatures and rely on others to regulate […]