Youth

Youth

Healthy Lifestyle Programs with the Western Quebec School Board (WQSB)

Connexions partners with the WQSB to promote student health. We provide support and resources on nutrition and healthy lifestyles to complement activities at several schools in the Board during the school year.

Adult Education Centre Health Forum

Connexions partners with the Hull Adult Education Centre every fall to host a health forum. The forum offers workshops and information kiosks related to the transition into adulthood, including life skills such as budgeting, healthy relationships, drug and alcohol prevention, physical activity, and legal information for tenants.

Connexions’ Online Directory of Resources for Youth

Make sure to visit our Resources For Youth Webpage where we’ve included a list of various resources for youth and their parents who are searching for information on suicide, mental health and mental illness; crisis services including 24/7 telephone support, addiction services and shelters; financial aid and employment services; local food banks; sexual health and relationships; and legal assistance.

Connexions’ Youth Related Articles

If you’ve missed any of our youth related articles or are a new reader, we’ve made sure to gather them all under Connexions Youth Related Articles.  The following are current and newsworthy articles that relate to youth and that we have shared on our Website and through our Social Media.