Come Home Alive educates parents and their teens about safe driving

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Parents of teen drivers and their children are invited to attend the Come Home Alive safe driving program.

The program brings together parents, students, school officials, law enforcement representatives and community members to focus on reducing the number of teen driving tickets, crashes, and fatalities in our community.

Stressing the influence that parents have on teen drivers, Come Home Alive complements the driver education course taught in Chesterfield County high schools. The program includes information about distracted driving, coaching tips for parents, traffic laws governing teen drivers, insurance reminders, safety reminders and an overview of the driver education curriculum. Parents of 10th-grade students are the main focus, but parents with students in other grades are also welcome.

All Come Home Alive sessions are free and run from 7-8:30 p.m. Parents and teen drivers may attend the presentation most convenient to them:

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Matoaca High SchoolForum 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 10, 2019James River High SchoolAuditorium7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019Manchester High SchoolAuditorium7:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 17, 2019LC Bird High School
Carver Academy @LC Bird HS
Auditorium 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019Clover Hill High SchoolForum 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, October, 24, 2019Thomas Dale High School
West Campus
Auditorium 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019Meadowbrook High SchoolLecture Hall7:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 07, 2019 Midlothian High SchoolAuditorium7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019Cosby High SchoolForum 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 14, 2019Monacan High School Auditorium 7:00 p.m.

This event is sponsored annually by Chesterfield County Public Schools and the Chesterfield County Police Department. Come Home Alive is made possible by a grant from the Allstate Foundation. For more information, call 804-639-8621.

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