OPA Response: EMS Vision Ontario 2050
The PPA continues to investigate and gather evidence surrounding the recent troubling announcements and reports regarding the future of Paramedicine in Ontario. We encourage all to do the same.
Please click on the link below to view the OPA's official position on the recent Vision 2050 report.
Peel Paramedics Welcome New Team Member
The Peel Paramedic Association and Peel Regional Paramedic Services have teamed up to bring "Moose Medic" to all Paramedic Response Units in the Region of Peel.
The Return of PPA Talks: #LetsTalk_______
Continuing the Conversation: Mental Health Awareness and Action.
Two Sessions Available to PRPS Staff:
March 25 and April 11, 1830-2200
Tomken Reporting Station
2018 Movember Campaign
Peel Paramedics led by Team Captain Josh Pound come together to raise almost $7000 for Movember
2018 PPA/PRPS Toy Drive
The PPA/PRPS Toy drive kicks off. Please donate to put a smile on children's faces at Christmas
2018 Breast Cancer Awareness
The PPA once again raised money in support of Breast Cancer Awareness and Research
Karma Climb 2018
Peel Paramedics participate in the 2018 Karma Climb and raise money for Wounded Warriors Canada
Hammer Ride 2018
The PPA welcomes Paramedic Ride 2018 to Tedlo Station
Early Toy Drive Donation
The Peel Paramedic Association would like to thank St Thomas Anglican Church for their early donation to our 2018 Toy Drive.
Donations can be made by contacting Brad Bowie
Paramedic Federal Lobby Day
Peel Paramedics take to Parliament Hill in Ottawa!!!!
Glen Woodhouse is Retiring
The PPA wishes Superintendent Glen Woodhouse all the best after 42 years of serving the residents of Peel and Halton.
2018 Children's Book Drive
Last week we wrapped up Cameron's Book Drive for 2018. On Monday, we delivered the collected books to the Peel Children's Centre. This year, with lots of help from sister Zoë, Cam was able to donate 6,686 books to the PCC, filling TWO ambulances! Over the past three years, Cameron has now donated more than 12,300 books for needy kids to read! The PPA would like to thank everyone who donated books or supported the book drive. A special thank you to the Peel Children's Centre staff, Peel Regional Paramedic Services, and to the volunteers that came out to help with the delivery: LT Kevin Kelly and Paramedics Suzanne Kalman and Sherri Rough.
PPA Sponsors Dreams Take Flight
The PPA is proud to be again sponsoring Dream's Take Flight
2018 PRPS A Fresh Start Gala Dinner
2018 Gala Dinner & Award Ceremony
2017 Toy Drive a Huge Success!!!!!!
Peel Paramedics and our community partners filled two ambulances with toys to be donated to Peel Children's Centre and our 3 local hospital pediatric wards.
Best Wishes Pam Munro
The Peel Paramedic Association congratulates Commander Pam Munro on her retirement
PPA hosts lunch for the Hammer Ride
Riders from across the province met at Peel's Tedlo station for lunch...
HUNGER DOESN'T TAKE A HOLIDAY IS BACK!!!!!!
Paramedics and staff of Peel Region Paramedic Services are once again teaming up in support of the Mississauga Food Bank during their 2017 summer food drive.
Public Training Videos by the OPA
The PPA is proud to share the OPA's public education videos that were featured on CTV - Ottawa the week of March 20th, 2017. Check out our videos page to see full videos.
Why Peel Region Residents are credited with saving lives
AED's and CPR saving lives in Peel Region
Global News Ride Out
Good morning, during yesterday's challenging conditions Global News rode out with Lawrence Saindon.
Toque Donation for Newborns
Our Paramedic toque for the homeless program expands.....
2016 Toy & Diaper Drive
The PPA & PRPS are again teaming up with other Regional Departments and community organizations for the 2017 Toy & Diaper Drive
"Good Samaritan Bill" Clears the House
Bill C-224 amends the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act so that people who call 911 to report a drug overdose are shielded from being charged with drug possession. The bill is intended to remove fear of prosecution as a barrier for people calling emergency services in overdose situations
Speedy Mississauga baby delivery all started with a parking violation
The PPA congratulates Carla and Mark for their great work bringing a new life into this world.
Donation to Canadian Paramedic Memorial Foundation
Jamie Gonsalves, Union VP and PPA member presents Bill Lewis of the Canadian Paramedic Memorial Foundation with a donation.
The PPA supports the Region of Peel's position against "Expanding the Role of Firefighters"
The Peel Paramedic Association is pleased to support and endorse the Region of Peel's position against the proposed expansion of the Role of Firefighters. Please review the recommendations made by Janette Smith, Commissioner of Health for the Region of Peel.
Members can sign in to read the whole report and view her power point presentation made December 8, 2016
Canadian Paramedic Memorial Fundraiser
Zoll is partnering with the Canadian Paramedic Memorial
Peel Paramedics Honoured for bravery
The Peel Paramedic Association would like to share in honouring two of our own.
OPA Responds to W5
The OPA released a letter to W5 and Ontario Paramedics...Read the message from the New President and Vice President
Sign in to your PPA account and click on documents to see the letter in full.