How you can help prevent injuries

Parachute offers many resources and programs across Canada designed to help people reduce their risk of injury while enjoying long lives lived to the fullest.


A program promoting rail safety awareness and behaviours to Canadian children, teens and parents.

Brain Waves

A free, informative and fun half-day neuroscience presentation for students in grades 4 to 6 delivered by trained volunteers across Canada.

National Teen Driver Safety Week

Our annual campaign designed to drive public awareness of teen driver safety issues, encouraging community and youth involvement as part of the solution.

Parachute Vision Zero

We provide national leadership and resources in this road safety movement. We share current research and best practices in road safety, support data driven models, create and disseminate evidence-based resources and bring together key multi-sector players to increase overall awareness and effectiveness of the Vision Zero approach.

Safe Kids Week

Our annual campaign designed to raise public awareness of child safety issues and encouraging community involvement as part of the solution.

Stacey Levitt Award

An annual high school student award encouraging Canadian youth to embody Stacey’s qualities and ideals and Parachute’s overarching goal of a long life lived to the fullest, while maintaining an approach that is rooted in risk management and injury prevention.

Walk This Way

A program aimed at reducing child pedestrian injuries and deaths while encouraging healthy and active living. This includes our annual 

Please visit our injury topic section for more information on concussions, driving and road safety, home safety and more.