The Niagara Paramedic Association support several National, Regional and Local Injury Prevention initiatives. The promotion and education is completed in partnership with the organizations listed below. Our intention is to prevent injuries before they happen support by supporting community partners. The articles below are intended to provide links for resources available but do not imply the endorsement of the NPA.
Parachute- Preventing Injuries Saving Lives
Our aim is an injury-free Canada. Parachute wants to bring attention to the issue of preventable injury and to help Canadians reduce their risks of injury and enjoy long lives lived to the fullest.
Brain Injury Association of Niagara
The Brain Injury Association of Niagara (BIAN) is a registered non-profit agency committed to maximizing the quality of life for individuals with brain injury and their loved ones through support, advocacy and information and to raising awareness and prevention of brain injury, particularly among children and young adults.
Canadian Red Cross
The Canadian Red Cross mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world. As a leader in First Aid, Water Safety & Lifeguard training and education, the Red Cross offers practical information on how to recognize, treat and prevent injuries.
Heart and Stroke Foundation
The Heart and Stroke Foundation is one of Canada's largest and most effective health charities. Over the last 60 years we have invested more than $1.39 billion in heart and stroke research, making us the largest contributor in Canada after the federal government. In that time, the death rate from heart disease and stroke has declined by more than 75 per cent
Tema Conter Memorial Trust
We help those who spend their lives helping you!
Through research, education, training, and through the provision of peer and psychological support, we aim to help the men and women of Canada's public safety and military organizations when they need it most.