News and Events - 2012

12 December
Results made public by the Institut de la statistique du Québec establish a connection between reading to children two and under and better academ [...]
5 December
In August 2012, the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Health and Social Services Commission (FNQLHSSC) and Avenir d'enfants formed a partnersh [...]
5 December
In this report, made public on December 4, 2012, the Conseil looks at the importance of providing the largest number of young people with professi [...]
23 November
The Interactive Media Awards™ (IMA) is an international awards program that recognizes the highest standards of excellence in web design and devel [...]
14 November
On October 24, 2012, the Conseil supérieur de l'éducation du Québec published an opinion entitled Mieux accueillir et éduquer les enfan [...]
8 November
Although some parents find nothing unusual in the idea of reading to their baby, others are surprised that such young children would be interested [...]
1 November
The 14th edition of the Literacy Foundation's Gift of Reading was launched on November 1, 2012, and will run until the end of December. This year, [...]
29 October
To support and motivate the next generation, the Association des centres jeunesse du Québec, in partnership with the Lucie and André Chagnon Found [...]
29 October
On the occasion of the 2012 conference of the ACJQ (Association des centres jeunesse du Québec), the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation, represent [...]
27 September
Laurier Fortin, full professor at the Université de Sherbrooke, has published Trait d'union, a high-school dropout prevention program. The guide, [...]
27 September
As part of the Québec Longitudinal Study of Child Development (QLSCD), the Institut de la statistique du Québec has published four reports [...]
19 September
Québec en Forme is proud to launch WIXX, a communication campaign aimed at promoting recreational activities and active transportation among pre- [...]
20 August
Sylvie Bernier, the Healthy Lifestyle Ambassador for Québec en Forme, was also assistant Chef de Mission for Team Canada at the 2012 Olympic Games [...]
13 June
A recent fascicle published by the Institut de la statistique du Québec as part of the Étude longitudinale du développement des enfants du Québec [...]
5 June
This conference, organized by the Centre of Excellence for Early Childhood Development (CEECD), the Strategic Knowledge Cluster on Early Child Dev [...]
31 May
The Sommet sur l'éducation publique, co-chaired by Paul Gérin-Lajoie and Léa Clermont-Dion, was held on May 31 and June 1, 2012. The purpose of th [...]
26 May
On May 26, 2012, Lucie and André Chagnon were honoured to receive the Lieutenant Governor's Medal for Exceptional Merit (gold) in recognition of t [...]
23 May
On May 23, 2012, several community members of the Vaudreuil-Soulanges region, just outside of Montreal, were awarded a Queen Elizabeth II Dia [...]
1 May
The winter 2012 issue of the magazine Municipalité+Famille provides interesting coverage of the forum Un Québec fou de ses enfants, 20 ans et ça [...]
13 April
In this study published by Université de Sherbrooke, Pierre Fortin, Luc Godbout and Suzy St-Cerny estimate that, in 2008, universal access to low [...]
4 April
Between the ages of 9 and 13, young Quebecers begin to become less physically active - a trend that continues throughout their teenage years. Fair [...]
1 April
The magazine for young families also has a new look with a redesigned and airier layout. But its mission remains the same:encouraging children to [...]
29 March
This year, at the Naître et grandir booth, visitors will be able to rewatch television commercials, rediscover the Naître et grandir website and, [...]
17 February
On February 17, 2012, Claude Chagnon, President of the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation, will be one of three guest speakers at a Hot issues@lun [...]
13 February
The 2012 edition of Hooked on School Days will be celebrated across Quebec from February 13-17. This year, fourteen regions will be taking part in [...]
1 February
With a print run of 14,000 copies, the mission of the journal Développement social is to provide a forum for discussion among actors in social dev [...]
31 January
Organized by the Association pour la santé publique du Québec (ASPQ), this event was held in Montreal on January 31, 2012, with the support of Hea [...]
1 January
Although the social economy and community action work hard to counter the underlying causes of poverty and exclusion, they cannot bring about sign [...]
We believe

"We believe" is a short video that uses images to illustrate our constantly renewed desire to prevent poverty for the good of future generations in Quebec.

TIMELINE
FOUNDATION










Thank you for helping us to improve our content.

Continue browsing