OHSU Is Giving Away Helmets to Kids

helmet 1Lookin’ for some extra protection for your noggin?

Our friends at OHSU are participating in 8 different events where attendees can get free or reduced price helmets. They have events across the region so check out the list below and find one near you!

They are also looking for some great volunteers to help out at these events. Each event below includes a description of volunteer needs and shift times as well.


Day in Damascus
Date: Saturday, July 27, 2013
Time: 9:00 AM to 5PM
100 Free helmets for kids & teens provided by OHSU ThinkFirst Oregon
Location: Damascus City Park, 20100 SE HWY 212, Damascus, OR 97089 (behind the Fire Dept. across from Safeway).
Volunteer needs: Looking for volunteers to teach community members about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, and fit free bike helmets to kids’ heads. Spanish speaking volunteers needed.
Shifts: 9 AM to 1 PM, 11 AM to 2 PM, 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Register to volunteer at this event.


Health Fair—Free Bike Helmet Event Salud Medical Center
Date: Saturday, August 10, 2013
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
100 Free helmets for kids & teens provided by OHSU ThinkFirst Oregon.
Location: Salud Medical Center, 1175 Mt. Hood Avenue, Woodburn, Oregon 97071
Volunteer Needs: Looking for volunteers to teach community members about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, and fit free bike helmets to kids’ heads. Spanish speaking volunteers needed.
Shifts: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM, 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Register to volunteer at this event.


Clackamas County Fair Kids Day
Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Time: 9 AM to 6 PM
$5.00 bike helmets provided for the general public by OHSU ThinkFirst Oregon.
Location: 694 NE 4th Avenue Canby, Oregon 97013
Volunteer Needs: Seeking volunteers to teach community members about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, and fit bike helmets to kids’ heads, assist with Safety Streets (a learning activity for kids and their family members ). Spanish speaking volunteers needed .
Shifts: 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM, 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM, 10:00 Am to 6:00 PM
Register to volunteer at this event.


Clackamas County Fair Senior Day
Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Time: 9:30 AM to 6 PM
$5.00 bike helmets provided for the general public by OHSU ThinkFirst Oregon.
Location: 694 NE 4th Avenue Canby, Oregon 97013
Volunteer Needs: Seeking volunteers to teach community members about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, fall prevention, and assist with Safety Streets (a learning activity for kids and their family members). Spanish speaking volunteers needed.
Shifts: 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM, 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Register to volunteer at this event.


OHSU Student Orientation Event
Date: Thursday, August 15, 2013
Time: 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM
$5.00 bike helmets provided for purchase OHSU ThinkFirst Oregon
Location: OHSU Student Center Gymnasium
Volunteer Needs: Seeking volunteers to new students about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, and run alcohol awareness activities. Spanish speaking volunteers needed.
Shifts: 4:00 to 7:30, 4:00 to 6:00, 5:30 to 7:30
Register to volunteer at this event.


Clackamas County Safety Streets
Date: Saturday, August 17, 2013
Time: 10 AM to 6 PM
Location: 694 NE 4th Avenue Canby, Oregon 97013
Volunteer Needs: Looking for volunteers to teach community members about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, pedestrian safety, and assist with Safety Streets (a learning activity for kids and their family members). Spanish speaking volunteers needed.
Shifts: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Register to volunteer at this event.


Clackamas Town Center Road & Safety Fair
Date: Saturday, August 24, 2013
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
250 Free helmets for kids & teens provided by Clackamas County Safe Communities
Location: 12000 SW 82nd Avenue, Happy Valley, Oregon 97086 (Clackamas Town Center Mall)
Volunteer Needs: Seeking volunteers to teach community members about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, run safety activities, teach pedestrian safety, transportation safety, and fit free bike helmets to kids’ heads. Spanish speaking volunteers needed.
Shifts: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM, 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Register to volunteer at this event.


Metropolitan Family Service Free Helmet Event
Date: Sunday, August 25, 2013
Time: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
130 Free helmets for kids & teens provided by Clackamas County Safe Communities
Location: 6031 SE King Road Milwaukee, Oregon 97222
Volunteer Needs: Looking for volunteers to teach community members about the brain & spinal cord, injury prevention, run safety activities, run alcohol & the brain activities, and fit free bike helmets to kids’ heads. Spanish speaking volunteers needed.
Shifts: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM, 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Register to volunteer at this event.

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