Learn About Safety and Children with Disabilities
It’s important to keep all children from danger or potentially dangerous situations. Children and youth with disabilities may have special needs that require added attention. Although they are no more aggressive than other children, they may have an increased chance of being victims of bullying, abuse and neglect.
Keeping children with disabilities safe.
Reducing aggressive behavior and violence.
Dealing with bullying.
Helping children who harm themselves.
Preventing abuse and neglect.
Keeping children with disabilities safe in emergencies.
Helping children with disabilities cope.
Resources to help children who sometimes wander off.
Learn how to handle common parenting challenges through interactive activities, videos, and more.
Children reach milestones in how they play, learn, speak, behave, and move. CDC has checklists to help parents and others track a child’s development.
Parents can play a life-saving role in protecting children from injuries.