Bill Campbell Helmet Project

On Tuesday January 12, five classes of students from Grades 1 to 8 at Queen Victoria Public School will leave pencils, paper, books, and computers behind to lace up for the first of 3 mornings of skating on the outdoor rinks of west end Toronto.

Click to view the media release. Queen Victoria Skates in January!

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Dr. Nick Reed – Toronto, Ontario – 2015 Sports Safety Award Recipient

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Dr. Nick Reed

Dr. Reed is an advocate for the prevention and safe return to sport and recreation of children and youth who have experienced a concussion(s).  Dr. Reed’s significance lies in his holistic approach of addressing the broader social networks of children and youth – family, friends, school, and the sports community – as influential partners in the prevention and concussion education and safe return to play.

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Virginia Edmonds, Lois Kalchman, Bev Woods-Percival – 2014 Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Award

Virginia Edmonds, Lois Kalchman, and Bev Woods-Percival

Virginia Edmonds – RN, BA, was a winner of the Award of Excellence from The Toronto Hospital in 1992. She also worked as a clinical educator at the Mississauga Hospital as an Advanced Practice Nurse at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board in Ontario.

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DR. TOM PASHBY SPORTS SAFETY FUND AWARD PRESS RELEASE

MIDLAND, ONTARIO; The Dr, Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund is pleased to announce that our three founders Virginia Edmonds, Lois Kalchman and  Bev Woods-Percival are the recipients of the2014 Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund Award for their outstanding contribution to the prevention of catastrophic injuries in sport and recreation.

The trio will receive their award , which includes a shared $10,000 prize, on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at the Midland Golf and Country Club in Midland.  In addition their names will be displayed along with the Dr. Tom Pashby Sports Safety Fund Trophy which is enshrined in  Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame in Calgary, Alta. Continue reading

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