Children and Families

MCDC in Thetford Mines

  • Parents and Tots group
  • Intergenerational activities
    • Pen pal project
    • Seniors and children reading together
  • School Readiness Kits for K4 & K5 students at St Patrick's Elementary School

 

SSEN in Levis

Useful links

  • Naitre et Grandir (translated to: Born and Growing) offers a reliable English-language source of information validated by health professionals. Their site supports parents in the development of their child. naitreetgrandir.com/en/feature
  • Tools from Marie-Vincent Foundation to help provide sex education and promote egalitarian relationships for young children. https://marie-vincent.org/en/services/prevention-young-children-section/
  • Caring for kids offers information for parents from paediatricians from the Canadian Pediatric Society.  Information includes topics such as: Pregnancy and babies, safety and injury prevention, healthy living (food and nutrition, healthy habits, physical activity), behaviour and development, mental health, health conditions and treatments, immunization, preteens and teens.  https://caringforkids.cps.ca/