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2017 SJA York Region Branch Inspection

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St. John Ambulance, York Region

Celebrates 25 Years with Branch-wide Inspection

Sunday June 25th, 2pm

The York Region Branch of St. John Ambulance will hold its first region-wide Volunteer Inspection at 2 pm., Sunday June 25th 2017 at the Ray Twinney Recreation Complex, 100 Eagle Street Newmarket.

 

PRESS RELEASE:

St. John Ambulance, which has served the communities of York Region for 25 years, is gathering many of its 600 volunteers for a Region-wide Inspection. Participants include Medical First Responders; Youth Cadets; Child Car Seat Educators; Therapy Dogs and their handlers. York Regional Police Pipes and Drums will be in attendance as special guests.

The event will also include drill team demonstrations and medical emergency scenarios by both Adult and Youth Medical First Responders. St. John Ambulance was established in Canada in 1883 and enables Canadians to improve their health, safety and quality of life by providing training and community service. The York Region Branch, in operation since 1991, provided First Aid training to over 6,500 people in 2016 while volunteers gave 74,000 hours of service.

In addition to medical first response services at events; youth leadership programs; and child car seat safety clinics; the Branch’s therapy dogs visit children and adults at schools, hospitals and retirement residences; while volunteers support regional emergency management efforts.

Past assistance includes the 2015 PanAm / ParaPan Games, the 2013 Special Olympics and the December 2013 Ice Storm.

Follow St.John Ambulance York Region @SJA_York on Facebook,  Twitter,  Instagram and  Youtube for First Aid information and to learn more about our local Community Service involvement.

National web site: www.sja.ca

Local web site: www.sjayork.ca

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The inspection is open to family, friends and the public to watch. Please arrive at 1:30pm

 

EVENT ITINERARY FOR SJA MEMBERS

 

DATE:

Sunday, June 25th

 

LOCATION:

Ray Twinney Recreation Complex

100 Eagle St W, Newmarket, ON L3Y 1J4 

 

GOOGLE MAP:

https://goo.gl/maps/c18tdveYoVN2

 

SJA MEMBER ARRIVAL / DROP-OFF TIME:

9:00am

 

DRESS:

CASUAL for morning ceremony rehearsals

(Bring your full uniform in a bag or back pack)

FULL UNIFORM change after lunch

 

LUNCH:

Provided by SJA York Region Branch. Subway Subs, Drinks & Snacks will be served

 

DELEGATES / PUBLIC / FAMILY / FRIENDS ARRIVAL TIME:

1:30pm

 

INSPECTION STARTS:

2:00pm

 

INSPECTION ENDS:

Approx. 3:30pm 

 

RECEPTION:

4:00pm

SJA York Region Branch providing light refreshments

 

DEPARTURE / PICK-UP TIME:

5:00pm

 

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St. John Ambulance Youth Program is a structured health-oriented program that provides young people with opportunities for social, educational and personal development through training, community service, leisure activities and participation at special events. Activities include First Aid, Health Care training, community service, camping and recreational  events. (Ages 6-21+)   YOUTH LEADERS: Needed to help supervise participants. (Age 18+)

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Sunday, June 25th

Ray Twinney Recreation Complex

MAP: https://goo.gl/maps/c18tdveYoVN2

 

SJA MEMBER ARRIVAL / DROP-OFF TIME:

9:00am

 

DELEGATES / PUBLIC / FAMILY / FRIENDS ARRIVAL TIME:

1:30pm

 

INSPECTION STARTS:

2:00pm 

(FULL ITINERARY FOR SJA MEMBERS BELOW)

For further information about St. John Ambulance in Canada, please visit www.SJA.ca or contact:

 

York Region Branch
201-13321 Yonge Street,
Richmond Hill, ON L4E 0K5  
Tel.: (905) 773-3394
Fax: (905) 773-1046

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St. John Ambulance is Canada’s leading authority in first aid since 1883. Today we train over 550,000 Canadians annually in first aid and other health and safety related courses. As a charitable organization, proceeds from our training are directed back to local communities through our volunteer programs. St. John Ambulance has over 12,000 volunteers across Canada providing more than one million hours of community service annually. They serve their local communities through programs such as Medical First Response, Therapy Dog, Car Seat Clinics, Youth Programs, Disaster Response and more. 

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