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15 December 2009

The Foundation launches the second phase of its Help them campaign

The new campaign publicity continues to underline the crucial role that parents have to play in the development of their children from birth to age 3. [...]

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4 December 2009

Supporting regional efforts to keep students in school

The Board of Directors of the NPO resulting from the partnership agreement to support student retention and educational success between the Secrétaria [...]

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30 November 2009

$400 million for the Early Childhood Development Fund

On the occasion of the first meeting of the Board of Directors of the Société de gestion du Fonds pour le développement des jeunes enfants on November [...]

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12 November 2009

Grandir, s'unir et agir: The Grandir ensemble and Odyssée projects review their activities over the past three years

On November 12, 13 and 14, representatives of the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation, the Ministère de la Famille et des Aînés and the Association qué [...]

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7 October 2009

Maximizing a child’s potential for success: The importance of the first five years

On October 7, the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation launched a broad-reaching outreach campaign to make people aware that providing the right environ [...]

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30 September 2009

MUHC breastfeeding resources get pumped up

As the birth rate in Quebec continues to rise steadily for the sixth year in a row, Mr. Claude Chagnon has some good news for Montrealers and it could [...]

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24 September 2009

Bill 7 passed: $400 million to promote the development of young children living in poverty in Quebec

On September 24, 2009, Bill 7, tabled by Quebec Family Minister Tony Tomassi, was passed in the National Assembly. The Minister took the opportunity t [...]

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26 August 2009

The Deux-Montagnes region focuses on children and their families

A press conference in Saint-Eustache on August 26 marked the official launching of Québec en Forme Deux-Montagnes and the Comité d'action local Québec [...]

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14 August 2009

Préparer son enfant à l’école

The new Questions/Réponses pour les parents collection was created to provide information for busy parents caught up in a hectic lifestyle. Attractive [...]

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23 June 2009

La Ribambelle : New beginnings for Portage's youngest

On June 23, Portage's Mother and Child Program hosted an event to celebrate the expansion of La Ribambelle daycare. After three months of construction [...]

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9 June 2009

Unprecedented joint action for children's development in Des Sources MRC

On June 9, 2009, 22 children and family organizations in des Sources MRC announced the creation of the Partenaires pour la Petite Enfance de la MRC de [...]

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1 May 2009

Major support for breastfeeding

The Centre de santé et de services sociaux (CSSS) du Sud de Lanaudière has been working for several years to foster an environment conducive to breast [...]

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27 March 2009

A new initiative aimed at supporting student retention

On March 27, Jean Charest, Premier of Quebec and Minister responsible for youth issues, officially launched the government's Stratégie d'action jeunes [...]

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11 March 2009

A $400 million-dollar fund for projects promoting the development of young children living in poverty

On March 11, Quebec Minister of Families Tony Tomassi introduced Bill 7 - An Act to establish an early childhood development fund. This innovative par [...]

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4 March 2009

Working together for the children of Quebec

After several months of reflection and exchange fuelled by a determination to come to the aid of young children in Quebec, the 1, 2, 3, Go! Centre and [...]

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21 January 2009

The Foundation and PasseportSanté.net launch a new website to help Quebec parents

The St-Henri family library was the perfect spot to launch the new website (in French only). This Quebec site provides parents wit [...]

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20 January 2009

Québec en Forme joins the Montreal Canadiens Children’s Foundation to inaugurate a new multipurpose community rink

A large number of municipal, business and political stakeholders attended the January 20 inauguration of the first of a series of refrigerated outdoor [...]

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