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Health & Safety

The following websites offer a variety of safety information and resources for students, parents and teachers regarding home and school safety, bullying, cyberbullying, healthy lifestyles and more.

Autism Support

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Autism Resource Center -
Autism Support Network
Autism: Information & Starting Points -
Big Rentz
Sensory-Friendly Home Modifications for Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder -
Just Great Lawyers
Advocating for Students on the Autism Spectrum -
Simmons University
Sleep Junkie
Helping Children With Autism Sleep Soundly at Night -
Your Storage Finder
Moving With Autism -
The Zebra
Traveling with Autism -


Bullying/Cyberbullying Prevention

Stop Bullying Now! 
Stop Bullying Now! -

STOP Cyberbullying 
STOP Cyberbullying -

Accredited Schools Online
Bullying Awareness Guidebook -

Affordable Colleges Online
Understanding Cyberbullying -

Center for Safe Schools 
Bullying Prevention Toolkit -
What Every Parent Should Know About Bullying

NASP Resources 
Bullying: Facts for Schools and Parents - 
CyberSmart! Cyberbullying Awareness Curriculum -

PA Department of Education Office for Safe School
PA Bullying Prevention Consultation Line - 1 (866) 716-0424

Child Safety  

Pennsylvania State Police 
Megan's Law Website - 
Ph: (866) 771-3170

Community Service  

United We Serve 
United We Serve -

Federal Bureau of Investigation 
FBI Kids (K-12) -

National Crime Prevention Council 
National Crime Prevention Council - 
McGruff's Safety Tips -

Disaster Preparedness  

FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) 
FEMA for Kids -

United States Department of Homeland Security 
Ready Kids - 

American Red Cross 
"Tools for Teachers & Parents" -

Drug & Alcohol Awareness  

Addiction Center
Teenage Substance Abuse Prevention -

Affordable Colleges Online 
Recognizing, Understanding and Combatting Alcohol & Drug Abuse -

United States Drug Enforcement Agency 
Think Twice -

Whole Health
A Guide to the Signs of Drug Use in Teens -

Environmental Education

United States Environmental Protection Agency 
Environmental Kids Club -

Fire Safety  

Delmar Designs
A Kids Guide to Fire Safety at Home -

Guardian Insurance 
Ultimate Guide to Fire Safety -

JMAC Supply Corp
Learn About Fire Safety -

National Fire Protection Association 
NFPA Quick Links -

Smokey The Bear Online 
Smokey Kids -

Food Safety

Gateway to Government Food Safety 
Food Safety -

Healthy Living  

CDC (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention) 
BAM! (Body And Mind) -

Federal Citizen Information Center -

Traveling Abroad with a Disability -

Home Safety 
Home Safety for Kids -

RS Components Ltd.
Home Safety Checklist for Wheelchair Users -
Home Security, Crime Prevention & Safety Center for Kids -

Internet Safety  

Center for Schools and Communities 
Safe Schools News - 
Protecting Kids Online -

Consumer Affairs
Best Anti-virus Software Companies -

Internet Safety for Teens -

Missing/Exploited Children  

Pennsylvania State Police 
Amber Alert - 
MissingKids -

Senior Living/Safety
Air Filters Delivered
Home City Real Estate
SpareFoot Blog
Super Carers
Elderly Care: A Guide for Families New to Caring

Suicide Prevention

Affordable Colleges Online
Suicide Prevention -

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Suicide Prevention -

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - (800) 273-8255 or 

The STAR Center
Services for At-Risk Teens - 

The Trevor Project
LGBTQ Suicide Prevention -

Transportation Safety  

"Staying Safe in the Car and on the Bus" -

Any organizations and/or links listed on this page are offered for informational purposes only and do not constitute any endorsement or warranty of services by Mars Area School District. Any individual choosing to contact any of the above organizations does so at their own risk and Mars Area School District, it agents and employees assume no liability that may be attributed to use of these providers/agencies.