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Category: In the News

Formalization of the National Framework Agreement to Fight Elder Abuse

Formalization of the National Framework Agreement to Fight Elder Abuse

On February 7, 2018, the Government of Quebec, in partnership with four government organizations, formalized the implementation of a National Framework Agreement to Fight Elder Abuse. This new partnership will promote the effective mobilization and concertation of all the partners concerned to ensure a collaborative […]

New EI Family Caregiver Benefit for Adults and Improved Family Caregiver Benefit for Children

New EI Family Caregiver Benefit for Adults and Improved Family Caregiver Benefit for Children

The new Government of Canada Family Caregiver Benefit for Adults allows eligible caregivers to take up to 15 weeks off work to care for or support an adult family member who is critically ill or injured. Eligible caregivers are family members or individuals that the critically ill […]

Observatoire des tout-petits’  2017 Highlights: How Are Quebec’s Youngest Children Faring

Observatoire des tout-petits’  2017 Highlights: How Are Quebec’s Youngest Children Faring

The Observatoire des tout-petits’ recently published its 2017 Highlights: How Are Quebec’s Youngest Children Faring on the state of health and development of Quebec’s youngest children (0-5 years old) and describes the conditions surrounding children’s birth, their physical and mental health and their development. “The data presented in this portrait and […]

Empowering Seniors for Better Health and Wellness at Our Gatineau Seniors Wellness Event

On Thursday, October 19, Connexions Resource Centre joined the Gatineau Friendship Club in welcoming over 90 participants to its Gatineau Seniors Wellness Event at the St. Aloysius Church in Gatineau. The afternoon began with opening remarks by Maurice Lambert, Chair of the Gatineau Friendship Club, as well as Danielle Lanyi, Executive […]

City Life MAtv Interview of Danielle Lanyi, Executive Director at Connexions Resource Centre

Watch as Linton Garner, host of City Life MAtv, interviews Danielle Lanyi, Executive Director at Connexions Resource Centre.  Danielle gives a broad overview of the non-profit community organization and its overall mission to serve and promote the health, well-being and vitality of the English-speaking population of the […]

Dissatisfied with Services?  An Opportunity to Improve Them!

Dissatisfied with Services? An Opportunity to Improve Them!

In the health and social services network, lodging a complaint is a legal right.  And indicating dissatisfaction is an excellent way to improve quality of care and services.  It is a useful contribution, both for the individual user himself, and for all of the users […]

Violence and maltreatment: Are Quebec’s youngest children safe from harm?

According to the latest report published by the Observatoire des tout-petits , “Violence and maltreatment: Are Quebec’s youngest children safe from harm?” there has been a steady rise in the maltreatment of young children aged 0-5 in Quebec since 2007.  In 2015-2016, the Directors of Youth Protection in […]

New Super-Clinic Now Open!

New Super-Clinic Now Open!

Don’t forget to register on the waiting list at the Guichet d’accès à un médecin de famille (GAMF) for a family doctor! The new super-clinic opened it’s doors on Tuesday, July  4 at the corner of St-Raymond and Cité-des-Jeunes in the Hull sector, with 12 new family […]