Tag: Child safety

Summertime is a time to stay cool, practice water safety

Summertime is a time to stay cool, practice water safety

| July 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summer is here, children are out of school and many are flocking to the beach or pool. But how many have thought over drowning prevention and water safety?

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Parents must talk to keiki about safety

Parents must talk to keiki about safety

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Schools are out for the summer, and the Directorate of Emergency Services wants to remind drivers and parents about the importance of keeping children safe throughout the summer months.

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DOD’s ‘Safe and Sound’ campaign’s 150k-strong

DOD’s ‘Safe and Sound’ campaign’s 150k-strong

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Department of Defense-sponsored online campaign, called “Safe and Sound,” launched, Oct. 9, to focus on the prevention of child abuse and neglect, especially in military families.

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Community prepares to go back to school

Community prepares to go back to school

| July 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Col. Duane R. Miller Director, Emergency Services U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, and Commander, 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command As difficult as it is to believe, we are fast approaching the end of the summer vacation. You can see summer programs coming to end, and AAFES (the Army and Air Force Exchange Service) and […]

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How to protect babies’ brains

How to protect babies’ brains

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Parents are the first line of defense in preventing brain injury in their children.
Many parents are aware that the use of sports helmets for school-age children and adolescents can prevent concussions and traumatic brain injury (TBI).

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Beware, it’s Halloween: Installation trick or treat safety reminders offered

Beware, it’s Halloween: Installation trick or treat safety reminders offered

| November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Parents and Halloween trick-or-treaters can expect increased security for all U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii community housing tonight, Oct. 31, during authorized trick or treat hours, 6-9 p.m.

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‘Night Out’ delights hundreds of keiki at Wheeler

‘Night Out’ delights hundreds of keiki at Wheeler

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was the Island Palm Communities’ “National Night Out 2014” at Wheeler Community Center, Sept. 12th.
About 600 to 700 were expected to attend the free, two-and-a-half-hour event that featured a screening on the lawn of “The LEGO Movie” at the end.

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News Briefs: August 22, 2014

News Briefs: August 22, 2014

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Send announcements for Soldiers and civilian employees to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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Policy for safe supervision of keiki explained

Policy for safe supervision of keiki explained

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

While everyone is a “safety officer,” parents are ultimately responsible for the safety, welfare and actions of their children.

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First Day of School

First Day of School

| August 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The first day of the school year for many Hawaii public schools begins today. U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii’s Directorate of Emergency Services offers reminders that during the school year extra safety precaution is recommended to protect keiki in and around school areas.

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