What is the Child Identification Kit?
The Child Identification Kit is a small identity passport containing a child's photograph, fingerprint, blood type, and hair DNA sample. This identity passport is kept safely by the child's parent(s) and/or guardian(s).
How They Work?
An ink strip is provided for the child's fingerprints to be taken, then placed in the special location inside the card. A strand of hair pulled from the root to get the DNA should be placed in the clear bag included in the kit. A current photograph on an annual basis will help keep the information up-to-date. Your child's birthday is an easily remembered date to do this. Then seal the kit and keep it in a secure but readily accessible location. Should the information ever be needed, the kit will save valuable time.
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