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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 […]

It’s Yoga-Time at the Itsy Bitsy Tots Playgroup this Thursday, June 8th!

This will be our last Itsy Bitsy Tots Playgroup before the summer break! The kids will get to enjoy some free-play, a healthy snack and some yoga-time!!  It’s all happening tomorrow, Thursday, June 8 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am at the Connexions Resource Centre. […]

Spring-Summer Activities for Caregivers

La Table autonome des aînée des Collines is organizing a series of events throughout the Spring-Summer for caregivers. Activities include Yoga for Caregivers starting on Saturday, June 10, a stay at the Hébergevac Respite Centre from Monday, July 31 to Friday, August 4 in Val-des-Monts, […]

Appui Outaouais June 2017 Caregiver Newsletter

L’Appui pour les proches aidants d’aînés Outaouais has just published its June 2017 Caregiver Newsletter.  This 7-page newsletter includes some great information for caregivers with articles on: Preventing Heat Stroke in Seniors, Male Caregivers, Helping a Loved One with a Cancer. The publication also lists a […]

New Community and Collective Garden in Buckingham!

The Centre Action Générations des Aînés is partnering with the Papineau Health and Social Services Network (PHSSN), Buckingham residents and other community organizations to start a community and collective garden for the 2017 summer season in the Buckingham sector. This project is open to all Buckingham […]

This Summer, City of Gatineau Parks Will Come to Life with Fun Events For the Whole Family!

This summer, the City of Gatineau has organized a long list of free outdoor activities for the whole family, all under their new programming Les parcs s’animent! Check-out the attached City of Gatineau pamphlet (French only) to find out what’s going on in your local park […]

A New Super-Clinic and 12 New Family Doctors for Gatineau Expected in July 2017

A new super-clinic is scheduled to open on July 3, with 12 new family doctors gradually taking on new patients throughout the months of July to October.   The clinic is expected to accommodate a total of 19 family physicians and will include nurses, various […]

An Additional $69 Million Annually to Improve Home Care Services in Quebec

Following a Forum on Best Practices in Home Care Support that took place on May 25 and 26, the Minister of Health and Social Services, Mr. Gaétan Barrette, announced an additional $69 million annually would be invested to enhance home care services in Quebec. Of […]