Expanded reach of the Sun Safety Program

Increased awareness of skin cancer prevention among Sun Safety volunteers

Development and mobilization of new partnerships

The C.S.C.F. has had ongoing relationships with the Alberta Student Pharmacy Association, and University of Alberta, and University of Calgary Dermatology Interest Groups (medical students). These groups have been instrumental in
recruiting volunteers to C.S.C.F.

Increased capacity of C.S.C.F. to deliver the Sun Safety program

Despite the global situation in recent years, the C.S.C.F. goal of increased capacity to deliver the program was achieved. The presentation content was expanded upon and revised based on feedback from teachers and volunteer
presenters. Additional resources were created and successfully utilized. New partnerships were developed. Recruiting volunteers to C.S.C.F.

Increased availability and uptake of presentations

2019

361 in-class presentations
delivered.

11,431 grade 5 & 6 students taught.

2020

30 in class presentations
delivered.

859 grade 5 & 6 students
taught.

98 presentations had been booked, 58 were cancelled due to pandemic. 

2021

302 online presentations
delivered.

7,035 grade 5 & 6 students taught.

2022

177 online presentations delivered.*

* Still ongoing.

Students know how to practice sun safety

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