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Parachute

Contact Information
Office Phone 647-776-5100
Toll Free Phone 1-888-537-7777
E-Mail info@parachutecanada.org
Website www.parachutecanada.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/parachutecanada
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/parachute---leaders-in-injury-prevention
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/parachutecanada
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/parachutecanada
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Registered Charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Steve Podborski, President and Chief Executive Officer
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Evidence-based information on a range of topics affecting children, teens and adults, including brain injury and concussion, sports and recreational injuries, road safety and child passenger safety, poison prevention, fall prevention, workplace safety * child and youth safety initiatives include Safe Kids Week and National Teen Driver Safety Week * Walk This Way -- pedestrian safety program * skills building and training for injury prevention professionals * research, reports and tools 
 
E-Learning safety and prevention courses * Concussion Courses -- for athletes, parents and educators on prevention, recognition and management of concussions * Child Injury Prevention -- for individuals working with families of children birth-6 years, particularly families new to Canada, with lower literacy, with single parents/caregivers, or families in rural or remote locations * Passport to Safety -- online national safety test, certification and transcript program for workers, including teens
Areas Served Canada
Boundaries Canada
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown North
Address & Map
150 Eglinton Ave E, Suite 300
Toronto, ON M4P 1E8
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Eglinton Ave E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator - braille, lowered buttons
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Health Care
HCSD Sub Heading Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities
Service Categories Disease/Disability Information ~ Brain Injuries ; Fall Prevention Programs ; General Safety Education ; Personal Safety Education ; Play Safety Education ; Poison Safety Education ; Sports Safety Education ; Traffic Safety Education/Inspections ; Workplace Safety Education

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