1. Youth under the age of 18 may not dispense their own medications and must take any needed medications under the supervision of an adult (over the age of 21).
2. Parents/guardians/youth the age of 18 or over are responsible for notifying staff members or adult leaders of any medications needed by their youth during a Youth Group event, including dosage amounts, schedules and other concerns.
3. Staff members and adult leaders are to respect the sensitive nature of medication management and will make the process as inconspicuous as possible. Youth and/or their parent(s)/guardians may request that medications be dispensed and taken in a non-public area.
~ Approved by the Board of Trustees, December 8, 2014.
~ Revised and approved by the Board of Trustees, May 15, 2015.