10 Basic Safety Tips
Always follow these safety tips when you are out and about in the community.
ALWAYS take your keys, cell phone, and ID card with you! Make sure your cell phone is charged.
Be aware of where you are. Know your neighborhood.
Stay in well-lighted areas and where there are people.
Avoid dark alleys and vacant lots.
Keep your music low so you can hear sounds around you.
If a stranger makes you feel scared, go get help.
Know how to get help – who to call and where to go.
8. Go out with a friend when you can. Do not go out alone at night.
HAVE A PLAN
9. Know where you are going. Know how to get there and back.
10. Hold your head up high. Keep your shoulders back.
For more safety tips, visit: http://ddssafety.net/everyday-life/community/all-about-getting-around-community.