Northwestern Health Unit

Site: Kenora - City View Location

Service: Injury Prevention

Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers a large variety of information focused on reducing injuries
 
Provides information on the following related to biking: 
  • Helmet laws and tips for purchasing a helmet 
  • Checklist for ensuring the safety of a bicycle 
  • Rules of the road and road signs
 
Provides the following information on car seat safety: 
  • Passenger safety and child restraint systems 
  • Choosing the right car seat 
  • Ministry of Transportation guidelines for car seat installation
 
Provides the following information on road and motor vehicle safety: 
  • Driver safety (including seniors) 
  • Emergency vehicles 
  • Motorcycle safety 
  • School buses 
  • Seat belts, car seats and air bags 
  • Vehicle safety 
  • Winter driving including snowmobile safety
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-3147
Toll Free Phone 1-800-830-5978
After Hours Phone Emergency 1-866-475-6505
Fax 807-468-4970
Website www.nwhu.on.ca
Primary Contact Program Assistant; Phone: 807-468-3147 ext 3269
Alternate Contact Chronic Disease and Injuries Manager; Phone: 807-484-9938
Primary Executive Mark Perrault, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 807-468-3147 ext 3260
Located In Community Kenora
Address 210 First St N
Kenora, ON P9N 2K4
 
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Intersection First St N and Matheson St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC)