Child and Youth Injury in Saskatchewan 2004-2013 Summary
This summary is based on the report, “Child and Youth Injury in Saskatchewan 2004-2013” (resource 7-004). It provides information about injury-related deaths and hospitalizations of Saskatchewan children and youth, including the top causes of injury-related hospitalizations and types of injuries.
Million Messages: Key Messages Table
Information Sheet, 2012
The Million Messages program is the development of a comprehensive plan to standardize messages given to parents about injury by public or community health nurses. Each of these messages is simple, consistent, routine, and targets an issue that affects children at specific stages in their growth and development. The messages are developed for visits during the prenatal, newborn, two months, four months, six months, twelve months, eighteen months, and preschool periods. This program was developed by Capital Health in Alberta.
Gotta Brain Getta Helmet
This booklet provides safety information about helmet use for a variety of activities. It also includes an example of a young boy’s experience of a head injury.SKU: 4-220
Safe Cycling with Sam
This innovative brochure for children features a cartoon on safe cycling. Helmet use, bike rules, and cycling skills are also reinforced.
Home Safety Tips: Birth to 1 Year Brochure
This brochure contains home safety information on the common causes of injury for children less than one year of age. Specific information and preventative messages are included on the following topics: safe sleep, coping with crying, car seats, falls, drowning, choking, and burns and scalds.SKU: 4-023