Connexions Resource Centre - Satellite Offices
Visits by appointment only
Shawville: 530, rue Main, Shawville, Qc, J0X 2Y0
Wakefield: 721, chemin Riverside, Wakefield, QC J0X 3G0
819-557-0615 •

Children & Families

Connexions provides a number of services and supports for children and their families!

Free activities and workshops for parents with young children on a full range of topics, including legal information, starting kindergarten, developmental skills and more.  We also offer mental health and wellbeing check-ins and referral service for parents needing help accessing health and social services within the Outaouais

Itsy Bitsy Tots Playgroup

Our Playgroup program provides a social-support network for English-speaking parents of young children (0-5 years) that includes health promotion activities and information.  Find out more!

Let's Play & Talk

You can now borrow one of our Let’s Play & Talk Kits from from four of our partners in the MRC des Collines.  The Kits include speech & language resources, games and children’s books. Find out more!

Created as a guide to help young children transition from home or daycare to school, these School Transition Kits are available to all children entering 4- year old kindergarten. Learn more! 

Families with special needs disability

Family with a special need or disability?  Check-out our Online Directory  for families with children, youth and adults with special needs.  We are continually adding more resources.  Find out more!

Mental Health & Wellness Check-in

Feeling lonely, mentally drained or stressed? Need a listening ear and compassionate heart? Connexions is providing Mental Health & Wellness Check-Ins by our new Mental Health Project Coordinator.  Register now


Pregnancy & Infant Loss

Parents Orphelins and Bereaved Families of Ontario offers a wide range of support services for families who have lost a

Digital Literacy & Outdoor Play

Find useful digital literacy resources on a wide range of topics including online safety, tips for limiting screen time, the importance of outdoor play, and more!

Dental Health for Kids

Kids’ Dental Health

Find great tips to help your child reduce the risks of dental decay. Good oral health is essential to total health and well-being at any age!

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to the most frequently asked questions to available health and socila service sresources within the Outaouais.


Legal Information

Fun with Food

Making Reading Fun

Family Fun

Play & Outdoor Fun

Storytime & Activities