Canadian Institute for Public Safety Research and Treatment
As part of the National Research Consortium, CIPSRT serves as the Knowledge Exchange Hub for knowledge synthesis, translation, and exchange that relies upon the best contemporary research evidence supporting an overall mission to help current and former public safety personnel, their leaders, and their families to maintain and improve their mental health and well-being.
Paramedic Services Week Colouring Contest
Calling all artists ages 4 through 13!!
The Paramedic Services Week Colouring Contest is now open.
Winners will be announced on Saturday May 29th at 6 p.m. EST.
Supporting the Health and Wellness of Paramedics and their Families During COVID - 19
a balance between rest, nutrition, movement and emotional health is important for the Paramedic and their loved
ones to maintain in order to avoid physical and emotional depletion.
The OPA Wellness Committee is working to bring you information to help support you and your family in this time of need.
OPA - Thank you e-gift card from North City Insurance
From your friends at North City Insurance Brokers, we would like to thank you for your service, especially during these more challenging times.
In recognition of your unwavering dedication and bravery, all paid OPA members have been sent a token of our gratitude - it's the least we could do!
NOTE: Members who unsubscribed their email will not receive this offer.
Frontline Support for Ontario Paramedic Crews
Ontario Paramedics are facing unique challenges during COVID-19, so a variety of organizations are showing appreciation for the monumental risks Ontario Paramedics are taking each and every day.
Community stakeholders see you, and want you to know that you matter.
Firehouse Subs Feeds Ontario Paramedics Day
On Wednesday April 8th, Firehouse Subs franchisees are donating a box lunch to every Ontario Paramedic that visits our restaurants. Box lunches include a delicious sub, chips, cookie, and a pickle.
We kindly ask that you call your local restaurant 15 minutes in advance so they can have your order packed up and ready to go for you!
*Please ensure that you have your uniform or OASIS ID with you to redeem
Update Your Personal Info
The OPA will be sending gift cards to support our members across Ontario. Your login email and mailing address must be up-to-date.
Click here for more info.
Ontario Paramedic Wellness Committee
The OPA is seeking Full Paramedic Members to fill the positions of 1 Chair and 2 Committee members on the OPWC (Ontario Paramedic Wellness Committee).