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Toddlers are curious and like to explore - so they need your help to stay safe.  

Here's what you need to know to minimize the risks of everything from burns and falls to animal bites.

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Safety for Toddlers in Heat and Sun

Safety for Toddlers in Heat and Sun

August 13, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Young children need to be protected from too much sun. Toddlers can easily overheat and their tender skin is vulnerable.
Streetproofing Tips For Your Toddler

Streetproofing Tips For Your Toddler

August 13, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Toddlers are too young to be street smart on their own.
Childproofing Your Home for a Toddler

Childproofing Your Home for a Toddler

August 13, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Childproofing your home will help to create a safer environment, but there is no way to completely childproof - nothing can replace adult supervision!
Toddler Safety Near Swimming Pools and Ponds

Toddler Safety Near Swimming Pools and Ponds

August 12, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Swimming pools and garden ponds are like magnets to toddlers. So you need to practice good safety habits any time you're close to water.
Water Safety for Toddlers

Water Safety for Toddlers

August 11, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Playing in and around water is fun and soothing for toddlers. But they need very close supervision to keep them safe.
Playground Safety for Toddlers

Playground Safety for Toddlers

August 11, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Playground safety tips: Use the following guidelines to check the safety of any playgrounds or parks you visit.
Protecting Your Toddler from Domestic Abuse

Protecting Your Toddler from Domestic Abuse

August 11, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Children are affected by everything that happens to them and their families. If you're concerned for your own safety, or for your toddler's, don’t be afraid to ask for help.
Bathroom Safety for Toddlers

Bathroom Safety for Toddlers

August 10, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Bathrooms contain many hazards that can harm a toddler - from hot water to sweet smelling soaps they may want to taste.
Falls Prevention for Toddlers

Falls Prevention for Toddlers

August 10, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Children can be injured by falls, however the risk of falls can be prevented. Here are some tips for keeping your toddler safe.
Fire and Burn Prevention for Toddlers

Fire and Burn Prevention for Toddlers

August 10, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Fires and injuries caused by burns are often preventable. Here are some tips to help keep your toddler safe at home.

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