Be Safe: Home Safety Social Story
This resource, part of the Be Safe resource collection, is a social story explaining ways to stay safe when at home.
Knowing the people in your neighborhood or building where you live can help keep you safe.
Lock all doors and windows at night and when you leave.
Don’t tell strangers when you will be away or where you keep your spare keys.
Close the curtains or blinds for privacy when you change your clothes or use the bathroom.
Make sure smoke alarms, hand rails,safety bars, and alarms work.
Make a safety plan with who to call,where to go, or what to do in case of an emergency.
This information was developed by the Autism Services, Education, Resources, and Training Collaborative (ASERT). For more information, please contact ASERT at 877-231-4244 or info@PAautism.org. ASERT is funded by the Bureau of Supports for Autism and Special Populations, PA Department of Human Services.