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Youth Safety & Well-Being

green arrow graphic  Safety First

At Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, we believe that all children and youth deserve to live in a world that makes them feel cared for and protected.

green arrow graphic  Our Commitment

Helping to ensure the safety and well-being in the life of every child that engages with one of our local agencies is our highest priority.

Safeguarding Children

How do local programs protect children while in their care?

Youth Mental Health & Wellness

Research shows that children need caring adults in their lives.

Reporting A Concern

Requirements for reporting and responding to suspected child abuse.


The BBBSA Video Shorts are for volunteer Bigs, parents/guardians, and youth on a variety
of topics that impact their daily life and relationships.

Children & Youth

Trust Tree for Kids

Personal Boundaries for Youth

Parents & Guardians

Introducing Trauma-Informed Care for Parents


Bullying Prevention for Parents

Conversation Starters for Younger Youth

Conversation Starters for Older Youth

Personal Boundries

Suicide Prevention - How to Respond

Suicide Prevention - Warning Signs


Bullying Prevention for Minors

Suicide Prevention - How to Respond

Suicide Prevention - Warning Signs