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
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
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
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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