Immunize Canada “is a national coalition of non-governmental, professional, health, government and private sector organizations.” Their interest is to promote the use of vaccines recommended by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI). Here are tools for kids and adolescents to manage pain during immunizations.
Translating Emergency Knowledge for Kids TREKK : TREKK is a knowledge mobilization network to improve emergency care for children across Canada. Here are the resources TREKK provides for patients and families to better manage pain that rises from needle pokes.
Videos demonstrating how to minimize infant pain during vaccinations, newborn screening and other painful procedures: These videos are provided by the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario’s Be Sweet to Babies research team and the University of Ottawa’s School of Nursing.