Category: Video

Parent Workshop Wrap-Up: Untying the Legal Knot

We would like to thank our parents for attending last night’s workshop on “Untying the Legal Knot.” It was a great session and an opportunity for parents to ask questions and to learn more about the legal issues that are encountered during separation and divorce, to demystify […]

The Impact of “Serve and Return” on Child Development

Child-adult relationships that are responsive and attentive—with lots of back and forth interactions—build a strong foundation in a child’s brain for all future learning and development. This is called “Serve and Return,” and it takes two to play! For more videos on the impact of “Serve and […]

Information on the Caregiver Amount and the Family Caregiver Amount

This video from Revenue Canada contains information on the caregiver amount and the family caregiver amount.

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 […]

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 […]

Yoga Fun at the Itsy Bitsy Tots Playgroup!

The kids had a blast at this morning’s Itsy Bitsy Tots Playgroup as they enjoyed some free-play, a healthy snack and some yoga-time outside with Catherine, the Community Learning Centre (CLC) Coordinator at Pierre Elliott Trudeau School (PETES) in Gatineau (Hull Sector).  The kids sang […]

Tips and Advice for Kids on Online Privacy

Many of our kids use the Internet effortlessly, and easily adapt to new devices that connect to it. For many of us, these tools have become a routine part of our children’s lives, as they use them to chat, surf, post, play and learn. The […]