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Stay on Top of What’s New in your Community | Become a Member

Stay on Top of What’s New in your Community | Become a Member

Support our efforts to serve and promote the health, well-being and vitality of the English-speaking population of the Outaouais!  Perks of Membership?  Stay on top of what’s new in your community and find out about upcoming community events via our newsletter and special event notices.  Learn…

Health & Social Services

Health & Social Services

Find detailed information about the RAMQ, health care programs and tools, as well as available health care services such as walk-in clinics, the role of the pharmacist, medical services for children 0-17, laboratory tests and STBBI screening and prevention services. Get help navigating the Outaouais’s…

Connexions has it’s own App??  No way!!  Yes way!!  And it’s so easy to use!

Connexions has it’s own App?? No way!! Yes way!! And it’s so easy to use!

Simply download our mobile app to get on-the-go access to the latest COVID-19 news, what’s new in your community, and upcoming events! We’ve even made it quick and easy for you to register to our events from your mobile- and included quick links to our…

Info-Santé + Info-Social + GAP: Confidential Telephone Consultation Service

Info-Santé + Info-Social + GAP: Confidential Telephone Consultation Service

Info-Santé and Info-Social offer free telephone consultation services. Info-Santé connects you with a nurse in case of a non-urgent health issue. Info-Social connects you with a psychosocial intervention worker in the event of a psychosocial problem.

Supporting Youth Mental Health | LGBTQ2+ Resources

Find a list of resources for both LGBTQ2+ and their allies. Watch Michèle, Connexions’ Community Engagement and Outreach Manager for the Pontiac chat with special guest, Taylor Monette,  about the Jeunesse IDEM and their services for LGBTQ2S+ youth in the Outaouais. And download tools specific to…

Series of Webinars for Families With Children 0-5

Series of Webinars for Families With Children 0-5

We are thrilled to be welcoming Dr. Deborah MacNamara, author of the bestselling book: Rest, Play, Grow: Making Sense of Preschoolers to our three-part series of webinars starting this September for parents with children under 5 years old. The first session Making Sense of Preschoolers (3-5 y/o), on September…

2021-2022 Annual Report | Highlights of our Annual General Meeting (AGM)

2021-2022 Annual Report | Highlights of our Annual General Meeting (AGM)

A HUGE thank you to all!!! 2021-2022 was a massive year of growth for our non-profit. We kicked-off the year with the launch of new initiatives, a suite of new activities, and a growing team. For an overview of the year and our many successes,…

Let’s Uproot Elder Abuse During World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Let’s Uproot Elder Abuse During World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Every year, June 15th, marks World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, which offers us the opportunity to raise awareness and end elder abuse.  The theme for 2022 is: Rights Don’t Get Old.  So make sure to wear purple to honor survivors of elder abuse and raise…

Increase in “Grandparent Scam” Cases in the Outaouais | SPVG News Release

Increase in “Grandparent Scam” Cases in the Outaouais | SPVG News Release

Gatineau, May 26, 2022. – The Service de police de la Ville de Gatineau (SPVG) would like to warn the public about a scheme that appears to be spreading within its territory, known as “grandparent scam”. Quick facts Between May 11 and 25, 2022, the…

Don’t Just Get Loud, #GetReal About How to Help!

Don’t Just Get Loud, #GetReal About How to Help!

May 2 to 8 is #MentalHealthWeek, and it’s all about empathy!  #Empathy is something that we can all learn. It’s about choosing not to judge.  Seeing the world as others do. Tuning in to each other and actively listening. Understanding someone’s feelings. Empathy has the…

Books to Share with your Child about Starting School

Books to Share with your Child about Starting School

This list of books might help you and your child to talk about that very exciting and even scary first day of school. These stories can help you explain to your child what to expect that first day, answer their questions or concerns and reassure…

What Are You Up to this Weekend? | Visit to the New Donalda-Charron Library in the Plateau (Aylmer sector of Gatineau)

What Are You Up to this Weekend? | Visit to the New Donalda-Charron Library in the Plateau (Aylmer sector of Gatineau)

Nat and her family visited the new Donalda-Charron library located on the rue de Bruxelles in the Plateau area (Aylmer/Hull sector of Gatineau) in the Outaouais. “It was such a joy to visit!” said Natalie Filiou, Connexions Communications Coordinator. “The library was bright, airy and…