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The Arson Prevention Program for Children (TAPP-C)
Gerry Paisley, Public Fire and Life Safety Educator,
Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services
15 Fairview Rd. W.
Mississauga, ON
L5B 1L7

Phone: 905-896-5916
Fax: 905-615-3773 or 905-896-5114
Email: gerry.paisley@city.mississauga.on.ca
Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee for Service: By donation
  • TAPP-C is a service provided to children who are involved in fire play or fire setting and their families. Includes home safety checks and fire safety education, fire risk assessments and counselling for the child and family when appropriate. Program is a Peel community partnership, supported by fire and emergency services, police, the school boards, Peel Children's Centre and the Children's Aid Society
Brain Injury Association of Peel and Halton
Laura Gregory
2155 Leanne Blvd., 240
Mississauga, ON
L5K 2K8

Phone: 905-823-2221 or 1-800-565-8594
Fax: 905-823-9960
Email: biaph@biaph.com
Website: www.biaph.com

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee for Service: No charge
  • Advocate for survivors of brain injury and their families
Brampton Fire and Emergency Services
8 Rutherford Rd. S.
Brampton, ON
L6W 3J1

Phone: 905-458-5404/905-458-5580
Fax: 905-458-8662

Website: www.bramptonfire.com

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee for Service: No charge for car seat inspections

  • Fire safety programs for all ages
  • Educational programs for children ages 3-17 who have a fantasy with matches/lighters offered in cooperation with the Peel Children's Centre
  • Education to schools using the Risk Watch school curriculum
Brampton Neighbourhood Resource Centre
Janet Tate
50 Kennedy Rd., 24
Brampton, ON
L6W 3R7

Phone: 905-452-1262
Fax: 905-452-1365
Email: jtate@bnrc.org

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Some evenings and Saturday programs
Fee for Service: $10 per family membership for the year for unlimited programs

  • Offers a wide variety of programs and services to cater to the needs of Brampton's diverse community
  • Educational programs that provide information and social activities for parents and home child care providers
  • Programs for new parents, seniors and preschool programs
  • Support groups are offered with structured on-site child care
  • Settlement services assist newcomers to Canada in adjusting
  • Employment services offer counselling and workshops for job seekers
(City of) Brampton - Parks and Recreation Dept.

Anne Agnew or Mary Held
2 Wellington St. W.
Brampton, ON
L6Y 4R2

Phone: 905-874-2313 and 905-874-2307
Fax: 905-874-2399
Email: anne.agnew@city.brampton.on.ca
Website: www.city.brampton.on.ca

Hours of Operation: Weekdays, evenings and weekends
Fee for Service: Varied

  • Year round programs and activities that promote safety for preschoolers and school age children
Brampton Safe City Association
Brigitte Sayers
150 Central Park Dr., Ste. 019
Brampton, ON
L6T 2T9

Phone: 905-793-5484
Fax: 905-458-7402
Email: brigitte.sayers@city.brampton.on.ca
Website: www.bramptonsafecity.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (usually)
Fee for Service: No charge

  • The following programs are offered through the office: Neighbourhood Watch Program, Block Parent Program, YES Program, and Road Watch
  • The office also offers a Business Crime Prevention Program
Brampton Safety Council

Terri Brenton, Legislative Coordinator, Clerk's Office, City of Brampton
2 Wellington St. W., 1st Fl.
Brampton, ON
L6Y 4R2

Phone: 905-874-2106
Fax: 905-874-2119
Email: terri.brenton@city.brampton.on.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee for Service: No charge

  • Sub-committee of the Works and Transportation Committee (a standing committee of the Corporation of the City of Brampton)
  • Membership includes representatives from: City Council, School Boards, Student Transportation, Peel Regional Police, Peel Health, Works and Transportation Department (City of Brampton) and citizen representatives
  • Considers matters that relate directly to school safety concerns and pedestrian education
Brampton St. John Ambulance
Brenda Soltis
8A Rutherford Rd.
Brampton, ON
L6W 3J1

Phone: 905-459-2440
Website: www.sja.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Fee for Service: By donation
  • Volunteer first aid services at public events
  • St. John youth learn first aid, leadership and community services
  • Therapy dogs bring comfort and companionship to people of limited mobility
  • Car Seat Safety volunteers assist parents with the proper installation of child car seats
Caledon Fire and Emergency Services

Gillian Boyd, Public Education Officer
6085 Old Church Rd.
Caledon, ON
L7C 1G6

Phone: 905-584-2272
Fax: 905-584-1477
Email: fire@town.caledon.on.ca
Website: www.town.caledon.on.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee for Service: No charge

  • Fire safety programs for all ages
  • Education to schools around the Risk Watch school curriculum
(Town of) Caledon Recreation Dept.
Heather Savage
6311 Old Church Rd.
Caledon, ON
L7C 1J6

Phone: 1-800-303-2546 or 905-584-2272
Fax: 905-584-4325

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee for Service: Related program fees

  • Offers a variety of recreation and sport-based programming for children, youth and families
  • Committed to providing a positive caring environment where children of all ages and abilities can participate in fun filled programs that promote physical activity, positive self esteem, friendship and creativity
  Canada Safety Council
Ethel Archard
1020 Thomas Spratt Place
Ottawa, ON
K1G 5L5

Phone: 613-739-1535 ext. 228
Fax: 613-739-1566
Email: csc@safety-council.org
Website: www.safety-council.org

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fee for Service: Course materials may be purchased
  • Council has national public awareness campaigns concerning Farm Safety, Summer Safety, Road Safety, School Safety, Community Safety and Crime Prevention, Senior's Safety, Home Fire Safety and Safe Driving
  • Provides babysitter training
  • Provides a quarterly publication by subscription called Living Safety, a family safety magazine. Also provides a member newsletter called Safety Canada, which covers current safety issues and new council initiatives
Canadian Institute of Child Health
Jessica Woolfrey and/or Lyne St. Charles
384 Bank St., Ste. 300
Ottawa, ON
K2P 1Y4

Phone: 613-230-8838
Fax: 613-230-6654
Email: cich@cich.ca
Website: www.cich.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fee for Service: No charge
  • The role of the organization is to work with governments to make sure the right kind of policies are developed; working with professionals and educators to equip them with the best in research and programs; and reaching out to families to help us all with the crucial task of nurturing, protecting, educating and empowering children
  • The organization focuses on the following areas: healthy pregnancy and childbirth, healthy child development, monitoring children's health, healthy and safe environments and speaking out for Canada's children
Canadian Pacific Railway Police Services
Constable Ron Morrison
50 Village Station Rd.
Toronto, ON
M4H 1N1

Phone: 1-800-551-2553
Fax: 416-696-5416
Email: ron_morrison@cpr.ca
Operation Lifesaver Website: www.ol-og-canada.org

Hours of Operation: 24 hours - Police Service
Fee for Service: No charge
  • The Police Service provides an Operation Lifesaver presentation on railway safety to students in kindergarten to grade 8, and any other youth groups
  • The presentations are between 30 and 60 minutes in length and include a lecture, video and handouts
Canadian Paediatric Society
100-2204 Walkley Rd.
Ottawa, ON
K1G 4G8

Phone: 613-526-9397
Fax: 613-526-3332
Website: www.cps.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.

  • Provides information and activities on prenatal and newborn care, nutrition, immunization, infectious diseases, injury prevention and emergency medicine and community paediatrics
Canadian Red Cross Society
Carole Jones
71 West Dr., Unit 24
Brampton, ON
L6T 5E2

Phone: 905-452-9215
Fax: 905-874-0482
Email: carole.jones@redcross.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee for Service and program
  • Provides transportation to medical appointments in Peel/Toronto to qualifying clients
  • Provides first aid courses, babysitting courses, individual aid program, disaster response program, links to health programs and an equipment loan program
Canadians for Safe and Sober Driving
Ewa Nosek
P.O. Box 397, Stn. A
Brampton, ON
L6V 2L3

Phone: 905-793-4233
Fax: 905-793-7035
Email: cssd@safeandsober.ca

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fee for Service: Donation for survivor presentations

  • Works in partnership with community agencies, corporate Canada, police services, policy makers, the judicial system and schools to promote education and awareness to reduce and ultimately eliminate death and injury caused by impaired and or unsafe driving
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