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Safe Sitter Training for Adolescents (Class is full)  
Thursday, June 29, 2017, 08:30am - 04:00pm

Cost:      $60.00 per participant

Registration deadline: June 23        

Register online: or by calling 518-828-3346 x100 to receive registration packet

The Safe Sitter Program gives young adolescents the skills to provide safe, nurturing care for children and to respond appropriately to medical emergencies. It also teaches introductory employment skills and important life skills. Topics that are covered include Babysitting as a Business; Success on the Job; Child Care Essentials; Safety for the Sitter; Injury Management; Preventing Problem Behavior; Care of Choking Infant and Care of Choking Child. Participants will also have hands-on mannequin practice of rescue skills and participate in small group interactive learning, role-playing and games to enhance the discussion topics.

Those wishing to participate should register early as there are limited spots. Registration IS NOT COMPLETE until fee is received. Register online and pay via credit card or send a check for the fee of $60 to Cornell Cooperative Extension, 479 Route 66, Hudson, NY 12534. Include the name, address, phone number and age of the participant. When the fee is received, a registration form and student contract will be sent to the participant to complete and bring to the session. The fee is all inclusive but the participants should bring a bag lunch and snacks.


Location Extension Education Center, Hudson


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Upcoming Events & Workshops

Hudson Complete Streets Forum
479 Rt 66, Hudson, NY
Wednesday, August 23rd 2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mushroom Foray (FULL)
Agroforestry Resource Center, Acra
Saturday, August 26th 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Columbia County Fair
32 Church Street, Chatham NY
Wednesday, August 30th 2017
12:00 am
Columbia County Fair
32 Church Street, Chatham NY
Wednesday, August 30th 2017
12:00 am
Columbia County Fair
32 Church Street, Chatham NY
Wednesday, August 30th 2017
12:00 am

Contact CCE




Agroforestry Resource Center
6055 Route 23, Acra, NY 12405
Phone: 518-622-9820
Fax: 518-622-0115

Map to Acra office (see green pin)

Extension Education Center
 479 Route 66, Hudson, NY 12534
Phone: 518-828-3346
Fax: 518-828-3069

Map to Hudson office (see green pin)

 2017 Major Financial Donors

The Bank of Greene County

Willow Springs Charitable Trust 

 100 Years in Photos!

2017 marks the 100th anniversary of Cornell Cooperative Extension in Columbia County and Greene County.  We have a number of historical photos on exhibit in both offices.  Stop by either location and have a look!