Abuse Prevention

Safety Planning

Jen Johnson, Advocacy Supervisor, The Arc Minnesota and Guthrie Byard


Intended audience: The Arc Program Team employees


Learning objectives:

• Learn what a safety plan is, how to use a safety plan, and the limits of safety planning.
• Learn about community resources.
• Have the opportunity to get familiar with the safety plan tool.

You will learn about safety planning with persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. You will learn about helpful community resources and get familiar with a safety planning tool.

Please watch the training and complete the SurveyMonkey linked below the video. You will need to complete the SurveyMonkey to show that you completed this training.


Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/J9ZXMTY


Handouts and Resources

Arc Guide to Safety Conversations to Empower Persons with IDD PDF 

Safety Planning Powerpoint PDF

Safety Plan Blank Form PDF

Safety Plan Example PDF