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Brain Mold Demonstration

Available in English and French 

Use this activity to teach staff, parents or caregivers about how brain injuries* can be prevented by wearing a helmet.

Organization/Sponsor contact: City of Hamilton, Public Health Services – Child Safety Team (melody.rashwan@hamilton.ca)
Type of Activity: Demonstration
Target Audience: Children, Staff, Parents and/or Caregivers
Cost: Approximately $25.00 or less

  • Gelatin Brain Mold (can be found online): ~$10.00
  • Ingredients: ~$15.00

Timeline for Activity: Can be completed in an hour or less

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*Note: Concussion is a popular topic right now. If you get a question about helmets and concussion, it’s important to know that helmets do not prevent concussion. But, you should emphasize that helmets do prevent other serious head injuries.