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Ski resorts adding family-friendly perks

With several upgraded facilities geared to young kids, families have more reasons to hit the slopes this winter

New curling program offered for moms

An introductory course on the West Island entices moms to try the sport thanks to free childcare

Books tackle the difficult topic of gun violence

These four books are an age-appropriate way to educate young people about the dangers of firearms

Parenting Programs More

What parents need to know about vaping

At this free lecture, find out about why vaping isn't safe and how it may even be a gateway for youth to take up smoking cigarettes

How to get your kids to stand up for themselves

This mother-of-three and author will be talking to parents about the difference between whining and complaining effectively

Workshop for parents of children with learning difficulties

Learn how to deal with school issues, handling homework and classroom dynamics

Health Articles More

Concert to raise funds for oncology floor at Montreal Children’s Hospital

Léandre Gaucher is helping organize an event to benefit other sick kids because he is so appreciative of the help he received while undergoing treatment

Team sports are great for mental health

A new study shows that there are multiple social and emotional benefits to being part of a team

What you should know about sunscreen

I received a magazine called My Skin that was published by the Canadian Dermatology Association. With a family history of

Pregnancy More

New movement studio opens in T.M.R.

Studio Trybe is a centre that offers fitness classes for the whole family

One mother’s journey through postpartum depression

My husband knew there was something wrong but I just insisted I needed more sleep

Lecture on managing stress during pregnancy

A free public lecture on managing stress in the perinatal period is being hosted in Montreal on April 30. Entitled Maternal

Babies & Toddlers More

Caillou comes to Montreal during the holidays

Young kids can watch this musical event happening Theatre Desjardins in Lasalle

One mother’s journey through postpartum depression

My husband knew there was something wrong but I just insisted I needed more sleep

Pediatricians release new recommendations about screens

The statement encourages parents to pay attention to what their children and teens are doing online

Kids More

Ski resorts adding family-friendly perks

With several upgraded facilities geared to young kids, families have more reasons to hit the slopes this winter

New app helps kids struggling with math

Raccoon Conversions offers a fun way to get kids in Grades 5 & 6 to master mathematical problems

Online toy store offers a cost-effective way to buy gifts

Ivy’s Locker sells board games, action figures, LEGO sets, and other toys for less than stores like Walmart or Amazon

Teens More

Books tackle the difficult topic of gun violence

These four books are an age-appropriate way to educate young people about the dangers of firearms

New services for kids with mental health issues

Access Open Minds is a research project aimed at transforming the way youth services are designed and delivered across Canada

App helps students with the art of organization

Studyo allows kids to keep track of their assignments and projects with an effective colour-coded timeline

Special Needs More

A calm visit with Santa for kids with autism

The Pama Foundation is organizing a fun day for kids with a bake sale, treats, and bouncy castles

Walk supports kids with special needs

The Walk4Friendship event raises money for a Montreal-based non-profit organization that helps young people with special needs build friendships and feel more connected to their communities

Montreal moms find creative ways to raise money for autism

The duo have made jewelry and make up, and are giving the proceeds to local organizations

Book Reviews More

Book teaches kids about the art of self-expression

Find out what happens when Pokko the frog heads into the forest to entertain the various creatures

3 young-adult books that promote diversity

3 young-adult books that promote diversity

Inspirational books about climate change

The following five books feature environmental pioneers and explain climate change