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Family Experience and Information Table

Create an opportunity to engage parents and caregivers in conversation about fall hazards in the home and at play. 

Organization/Sponsor Contact: Stephanie Cowle, Parachute scowle@parachutecanada.org
Type of Activity:
Target Audience: Parents/Caregivers, Children
Costs: There are printing costs association with this activity
Timeline for Activity: Depending on the setting, this activity could be run for 2 hours up to a full day.

Steps and Materials for the Activities

Have volunteers interact with kids and parents to complete the #FallProofYourHome colouring sheets.

Distribute information items:

  • Parent Tips to Prevent Child Falls
  • Other resources from your organization or from the Fall Prevention Month Toolkit

#FallProofYourHome Colouring Sheets

Parent Tips to Prevent Child Falls

Original material provided by Parachute.

Running this activity in a virtual setting:

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