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Ami-Quebec Share & Care Winter Newsletter

Ami-Quebec Share & Care Winter Newsletter

AMI-Quebec has just published its Winter edition of the Share & Care Newsletter with articles on: Tips for Families Struggling with Mental Illness The Double Whammy of Caregiving in Mental Illness & Dementia On Addiction and the Human Brain Mad in America AMI-Quebec is also […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Celebrating Our Entourage at the Itsy Bitsy Tots Playgroup!

Celebrating Our Entourage at the Itsy Bitsy Tots Playgroup!

As part of last week’s “The Early Childhood Week”, we organized a special “Entourage” theme for our families and focused on the people our children depend on — such as parents, grandparents, uncles, aunts or family friends — and demonstrated our gratitude for the role […]

Free SeniorsNetwork Workshops for Seniors and Retirees of the Pontiac

Free SeniorsNetwork Workshops for Seniors and Retirees of the Pontiac

The Pontiac Organization of Seniors and Retirees is once again offering their SeniorsNetwork Workshops!  Learn how to: Use a tablet Connect to online networks using Gmail and Facebook and communicate with friends and family online Access important information feel confident while accessing the internet Beginner, […]

Resources for Youth for National Addictions Awareness Week (Nov. 19-25)

Resources for Youth for National Addictions Awareness Week (Nov. 19-25)

National Addictions Awareness Week (NAAW) highlights issues and solutions to help address alcohol- and other drug-related harm and provides an opportunity for Canadians to learn about prevention, talk about treatment and recovery, and bring forward solutions for change. This year’s NAAW focuses on positive adaptive strategies. Studies show […]

Making Early Childhood Concerns a Priority during The Early Childhood Week!

Making Early Childhood Concerns a Priority during The Early Childhood Week!

Quebec’s wee ones are not just the future of our society, they’re also its present. Universal Children’s Day has been celebrated on November 20 for over 60 years to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children’s welfare.  In Quebec, this day is extended […]