YMCA of Western Ontario

Site: YMCA Children's Safety Village of London Area

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Record #: LON5096 Last Modified: 15 Apr 2015 Last Full Update: 21 Jan 2015
Contact Information
Office Phone519-455-3135
Primary ContactRachelle Curtis, Administrator ; Email: rcurtis@ymcawo.ca
Description and Service Details
Service/Program DescriptionCommunity project aimed at reducing accidents involving children

Educates children about pedestrian safety, bicycle safety, fire safety, rail and personal safety, stranger danger, electrical and other household hazards * consists of a main building with two classrooms and a miniature village with 30 scaled-down buildings * after classroom instruction by police, fire and other safety personnel, children demonstrate their knowledge of safety through use of electric cars, bicycles and walking around
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas ServedLondon ; Middlesex County
BoundariesLondon and area
EligibilityTargeted at children from Grade 1 to 4
ApplicationTeachers can call to book a visit for their students
Fees$100 per class per visit
Agency Information
Primary ExecutiveChris Wick, Manager; Email: cwick@ymcawo.ca
FundingDonations ; Private
Site Information
Site LocationNortheast London
Located In CommunityLondon
Address & Map
1424 Clarke Rd
London, ON N5V 5B9
IntersectionClarke Rd north of Huron St
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Service CategoriesPersonal Safety Education ; Safety Town Programs