Niagara Safety Village
|Record #: NIA5798||Last Modified: 03 Nov 2017||Last Full Update: 03 Nov 2017|
|Primary Contact||Shirley Cordiner, Executive Director; Phone: * 905-714-4446|
|Primary Executive||Chris Anders, Chair|
|Areas Served||Haldimand County ; Niagara Region|
|Located In Community||Welland|
|Address & Map||
100 Niagara College Blvd
Welland, ON L3C 7L3
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|Intersection||Woodlawn Rd and Chippawayan Blvd|
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||An educational facility that provides safety education to all children across the Niagara Region. Students in kindergarten to grade eight are taught by uniformed officers including Police, Fire, and Emergency Medical Services (Paramedics) Students are bussed in from across the Region and come for half day or full day to participate in a hands-on learning experience to give them the knowledge and confidence to remain calm in an emergency situation.
The curriculum is in line with the Ministry of Education guidelines and is approved by the area school boards. Also provides safety education to community groups such as Community Living, Home Schoolers, Special Needs youth/adults and Seniors. Can also provide one-on-one instruction between one of the officers and a child who is experiencing anxieties or fears.
To learn more about the programs or tour the facility contact the office.
Also rent out rooms to various organizations and groups. Check Niagara Safety Village on Facebook for information, special events and safety tips.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm or by appointment|
|Eligibility||Students Kindergarten-Grade 8 and Community Groups|
|Application||Packages for class trips are sent to each school at the beginning of the school year. If you require additional forms contact the office.|
|Fees||Program - $6 per child for half day or $8 per child for 3 classes|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Meetings||Board Meetings second Wed of every month|
|Service Categories||Safety Town Programs|
|Resources||Available upon request|