#CrossSAFE Resources for Communities

Parachute is seeking to build capacity within communities across Canada, to educate Canadians about injury prevention and safe behaviours around railway tracks and property. The following materials have been created for the grant recipients of the #CrossSAFE Program Community Grant. Use these resources below to plan your next #CrossSAFE event/campaign and build awareness of rail safety in your communities.

     

Backgrounder

This overview of the #CrossSAFE program will help inform anyone in your network about the project's goals in injury prevention and rail safety awareness

         
     

Key Messages

Build messaging for your next campaign/event on rail safety using these key #CrossSAFE messages

         
     

Tip Sheet for Parents/Caregivers

This useful tip sheet provides easy actionable tips on rail safety, which parents/caregivers can discuss with kids. Print and distribute these at events, or share it with your networks on social media using the hashtag #CrossSAFE

         
     

Tip Sheet for Teens

This useful tip sheet provides easy actionable tips on rail safety, which teachers can use with their teen students. Print and distribute these at events, or share it with your networks on social media using the hashtag #CrossSAFE

         
     

Tip Sheet for Kids

This colourful tip sheet provides easy actionable tips on rail safety, which teachers can use with their young students. Print and distribute these at events, or share it with your networks on social media using the hashtag #CrossSAFE

         
     

Social Media Guide

Use these sample tweets, images and posts to build your social media communication on Twitter and Facebook. Add our high quality social media images to your posts. Don't forget to use the #CrossSAFE hashtag to help spread the word!

 

         
     

Media Advisory Template

Customize and use this template to invite members of the media to attend your upcoming rail safety activities/events

         
     

Media Release Template

Customize and use this template to advise members of the media about the success of your rail safety activities/events

         
     

Consent & Release Form

Use this to obtain consent from participants appearing or contributing in digital content related to your campaigns