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
Description (Service)Community 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