Published on March 22, 2021

Safe Sitter Program Offered

MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena is offering a Safe Sitter® program, a medically-based program for preteens and teens of approximate ages 11 – 13. Safe Sitter is a great program for children who may be left alone for short periods of time, or who are thinking about starting to babysit.

The program will teach participants various activities to do with children they are babysitting, how to solve problems and handle emergencies, rescue breathing, CPR and how to handle choking.

The Safe Sitter program will be held in Auditorium 1 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena, on Saturday, April 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There cost of the program is $55, scholarships are available. Class size is limited and registration required.

Those who would like to register for the program may contact Educational Services at (989) 356-8124. Those who would like more information about MidMichigan Health may visit

Safe Sitter® is a registered trademark of Safe Sitter, Inc.