As kids grow, they gain more and more independence. But how do you know when it’s OK to let your child stay home alone? A program next week will help you decide. KSMU’s Michele Skalicky has more.
In Charge at Home is set for next Tuesday night (8/12) from 6 to 8 at Cox South. It focuses on how kids can make good choices when they’re home by themselves. Denise Vaughan is a nurse educator at CoxHealth. She says the classes are a good way for families to determine whether children are ready to stay home alone.