Sault Ste Marie Safe Communities Partnership

Site: Sault Ste Marie – Mailing Address

Service: Injury Prevention Education

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers injury prevention initiatives throughout the community
Description (Service) Offers injury prevention initiatives throughout the community
 
Algoma Council on Domestic Violence 
  • Increases awareness of domestic violence 
  • Provides guidelines for addressing situations of domestic violence 
  • Assists victims of domestic violence in finding appropriate services and resources 
  • Assists perpetrators of domestic violence in finding treatment programs
 
Elder Abuse Prevention Committee 
Collaborates with local agencies dedicated to increase the awareness and support to a community response and positive change to elder abuse
 
 
KidSafe Algoma Coalition 
Works to reduce injuries in children under the age of 15 years through car seat and booster seat checks and clinics, seatbelt safety, helmet safety initiatives and other programs
 
Risk Watch Coalition  
Provides elementary school aged children with curriculum based injury prevention skills and knowledge to reduce the incidents of injury
 
Sault Rising Stars 
Provides senior citizens with injury prevention information through live performance vignettes
 
Sault Traffic And Road Safety Committee (STARS) 
Partners with member groups and individuals to educate the public on road safety issues including speeding, school bus safety campaigns, and drinking and driving to improve road safety and reduce traffic injuries and deaths
 
Slips, Trips and Falls Committee 
Partners with community members and senior volunteers who provide information to reduce the number of fall related injuries among older adults
 
Standardized Safety Orientation Program 
Offers a common, comprehensive 4 hour safety orientation program for supervisors, contractors and all workers, covering topics ranging from how to safely plan a job through to the legal responsibilities of employees and employers
 
SMARTRISK No Regrets 
  • Trains youth leaders through experiential learning, to implement injury prevention activities and events in their high schools, utilizing the power of peers in teens lives  
  • Influences the attitudes and risk taking behaviour of students in schools related to risk activities, such as driving, biking, skateboarding, skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and partying
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Varies by program, call for more information
Application Varies by program, call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-542-3862
E-Mail safessm@gmail.com
Website sault.safecommunities.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Executive Deanna Rector, Coordinator
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address Sault Ste Marie
 
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Mailing Address c/o Deanna Rector 
PO Box 22064 
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 6H4
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2000
Funding City / Town - Sault Ste Marie