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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Safe Harbor Rules

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  1. Whoever checks the child(ren) in, must be the one to pick them up or tend to any needs the child may have while in safe harbor.
  2. Parent/adult may not leave the courthouse building for any reason. This includes going to another county building within the complex or outside for a cigarette.
  3. Parent/adult must return to safe harbor at lunch time to take your child for lunch. Safe harbor does not allow any food in the room.
  4. Parent/adult must tend to diapering needs while the child is in safe harbor.
  5. Parent/adult will be given a pager. Pager must be returned upon completion of courthouse business. If pager is not returned, you will be billed $200 for it’s replacement.
  6. The pagers are specially programmed. Please do not touch any of the buttons on the pager.
  7. If your are needed in safe harbor for any reason, you will be paged. The page must be answered immediately.
  8. When your courthouse business is completed, you are required to immediately return to safe harbor.
  9. If your location in the courthouse changes, you must notify safe harbor.
  10. Safe harbor closes promptly at 4:00 p.m.
  11. In the event of an evacuation, the children & safe harbor staff will be taken to a pre-determined safe location, accompanied by an armed deputy, and will return to safe harbor after it determined to be safe to do so.