Alexandria's SafeAlex program honored with award - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Alexandria's SafeAlex program honored with award

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – Alexandria's SafeAlex program was recently honored with the SafeAlex Head Start Award 2013.

The award was given by Miss Muffet Head Start for SafeAlex's dedication and support through the school year.

SafeAlex provides safety information and fingerprint kits for the parents of Head Start children and shows parents how to compile information about their children should law enforcement ever need it to help find or identify a lost child.

The goal of SafeAlex is to develop strong neighbor relations where neighbors watch out for each other. SafeAlex works directly with neighborhood groups and community leaders to provide ongoing support and implement "Safe Growth" strategies.

The project was created by Alexandria Mayor Jacques M. Roy.

For more information about SafeAlex go to http://www.cityofalexandriala.com/safealex

 

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