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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 […]

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:  […]

Let’s Talk About Food Security!

Let’s Talk About Food Security!

Join us tomorrow, Wednesday, September 13 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, as organizations and individuals will have the opportunity to join a discussion on the challenges around food security in Aylmer and to consider courses of action in order to improve the quality of […]

Upcoming September Webinars From The Caregiver Network (TCN)

Upcoming September Webinars From The Caregiver Network (TCN)

Hoarding: How To Help Your Family English Webinar – September 12, 2017 at 7:00–8:30 pm (EST) This session is intended for Caregivers Hoarding is a distressing condition – both for those who have the disorder, but also for the caregivers and family members who provide support […]