A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury caused by a bump, blow or jolt to the head or body that can change the way the brain normally works. Concussions can occur in any sport or recreation activity, so all coaches, parents and athletes need to learn concussion signs and symptoms and what to do if a concussion occurs.

Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports

Resources for Coaches 
Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool 
iTunes App for concussion awareness. We recommend #8 on the website found here. Or search for it in iTunes under: Hockey Canada Concussion Awareness.


Web Resources