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Thanking our Participants and Guest Speaker & Sharing Resources from our Videoconference on Osteoporosis and Bone Health

Thanking our Participants and Guest Speaker & Sharing Resources from our Videoconference on Osteoporosis and Bone Health

We would like to thank our participants for attending this morning’s free videoconference on Osteoporosis and Bone Health.  It was a great session! We had the opportunity to talk about osteoporosis, ask some questions, and we learned about the disease and how to prevent bone […]

Parkinson Canada Looking for a Volunteer Parkinson Support Group Facilitator

Parkinson Canada Looking for a Volunteer Parkinson Support Group Facilitator

Parkinson Canada is looking for a volunteer Parkinson Support Group Facilitator to provide education and support at monthly group meetings at the Symmes residence in Aylmer to persons with Parkinson’s, members of their families, and/or their caregivers in dealing with the challenges of living with […]

Don’t Forget to Register for our Upcoming Videoconference: Silent Thief – Osteoporosis and Bone Health

Don’t Forget to Register for our Upcoming Videoconference: Silent Thief – Osteoporosis and Bone Health

Did you know that one in three women and one in five men will suffer from an osteoporotic fracture during their lifetime?  In fact, fractures from osteoporosis are more common than heart attacks, strokes and breast cancer combined. Join us with presenter Myra Siminovitch, B.Sc., […]

Our Connexions September Newsletter Is Out!

Our Connexions September Newsletter Is Out!

Stay on top of newsworthy items in the Outaouais and upcoming events in the region. In this September issue, find out about important news on health and social services that impact our seniors, caregivers and parents: Upcoming Press Conference to launch our Pontiac Caring Community Initiative New […]

Subscribe to Our Newsletter to Receive Our September Issue Directly in Your Inbox!

Subscribe to Our Newsletter to Receive Our September Issue Directly in Your Inbox!

Subscribe to our Connections Newsletter and receive it directly to your email inbox! Get first-hand access to our featured articles on a wide range of topics in the sphere of health and social services. And find out about upcoming events and activities organized by Connexions […]

Finalists Announced for the 2017 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards

Finalists Announced for the 2017 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards

Looking for some beautifully written and illustrated books to read with your tot or maybe some great reads for your teen? The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) recently announced the finalists for their eight major awards for Canadian children’s books. The nominated books exemplify some […]

Ami-Quebec Share & Care Fall Newsletter

Ami-Quebec Share & Care Fall Newsletter

AMI-Quebec has just published its Fall edition of the Share & Care Newsletter with articles on: What Does Recovery in Mental Health Mean Virtual Reality: Helping Reduce the Hardship of Schizophrenia YouTube Spotlight: Navigating Quebec’s Healthcare System AMI-Quebec is also holding the following teleworkshops: October 24, 2017 – Mental […]

Appui Outaouais September 2017 Caregiver Newsletter

Appui Outaouais September 2017 Caregiver Newsletter

Check out L’Appui Outaouais’ September Caregiver Newsletter with articles on: Balancing Work and Caring for a Loved one, The Caregiver’s Reality and the Need for Respite,  Helping a Loved One with Arthritis.  You’ll also find information on upcoming events for the month of September including:  […]