KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Is Sharing Strategies to Prevent Burnout

Strategies to Prevent Burnout

Doing more with less, heavy workloads, lack of volunteers, budget cuts, over-the-top performance expectations, absence of support, and exhaustion are all day-in-the-life concerns every leader must face. Who wouldn’t feel overwhelmed or stretched too thin with such a list? When pressures build and stress pushes ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Shares The Importance of the Annual Family Survey

The Importance of the Annual Family Survey

Recently we shared a post on five items for success in children’s ministry and highlighted the benefits of using an annual survey to engage and connect with families. However, that’s just one of the many benefits of using an annual survey. More organizations should take advantage ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Is Sharing The Importance of Reviewing Your Child Protection Policy

The Importance of Reviewing Your Child Protection Policy

You may think of a policy manual as a dusty 3-ringer binder that hasn’t been opened since the day it was put on the bookshelf or in the file cabinet. Perhaps your organization thinks of policies and procedures as permanent or unchanging. Once the information is ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Shares Creating an Anti-Bullying Program: The Implementation

Creating an Anti-Bullying Program: The Implementation

This is the third and final post in the series on Creating an Anti-Bullying Program. The series focuses on the components, the framework, and the implementation of a new program. This post discusses the steps to successfully implement your program and the benefits of tracking and ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-in Shares Back-to-School Tips For Online Safety And Being Home Alone

Back-to-School Tips For Online Safety And Being Home Alone

COVID-19 has up-ended the back to school traditions, which means more children will find themselves at home alone. You can help encourage families to discuss child safety and provide information on the topic of how to keep kids safe. Between juggling a new rhythm of ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Shares Safety Tips for Returning Children to Regular Activity

Safety Tips for Returning Children to Regular Activity

This summer, parents have spent a lot of time educating their children on the actions they should take to prevent them from getting sick. Nevertheless, kids are often focused on other things and may not remember the wise words from their parents. Most families have ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Shares Back to School Safety Fundamentals

Back to School Safety Fundamentals

The start of the new school year is a great time to evaluate existing child safety policies. By identifying what worked and what didn’t, you’ll gain clarity for improvement. Look at your Child Protection Policy, is it consistent, does it address where your organization operates today? Assess items ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Shares Back to School Safety Fundamentals

KidCheck: Back to School Safety Fundamentals

It’s that time a year again – Back to School! Back to School, is the perfect time to evaluate existing safety policies and guidelines. It’s helpful to know what worked and didn’t, and what needs improvement for the coming year regarding children’s safety. As leaders in child ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Shares Allergy Advice for Back to School

Allergy Advice for Back to School

Heading back to school is an exciting time for most families. However, for those dealing with food allergies it can be a stressful and frightening time, at best. For kids with allergies, dangers lurk around every corner with high risk potential in shared-food spaces such as a ...
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KidCheck Secure Children's Check-In Is Highlighting Volunteer Screening & Background Check Policy

Volunteer Screening & Background Checks for Back to School

To Check or Not to Check…That is the question? This is the third post in the 2017 Back to School series. Volunteers they’re an essential element of any child-centered organization. When dealing with our most vulnerable population, children, a face-to-face meeting is simply not enough for ...
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