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Participate in a family study

Participate in a family study at Concordia University’s PERFORM Centre

Help researchers learn more about how children and parents interact during family meals!
Make water safety a priority

Make water safety a priority

It's not just young children who are at risk; older children and teens can get into trouble in the water if they overestimate their swimming skill level
Conference supports parents and kids

Conference supports parents and kids

The virtual event offers resources to help facilitate parental involvement in learning

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Conference supports parents and kids

Conference supports parents and kids

The virtual event offers resources to help facilitate parental involvement in learning
Workshops geared to raising young kids

Workshops geared to raising young kids

Topics will cover the developmental stages of children up to the age of 9 and offer tips on how to spot problems early on
TVO podcast tackles screen time

TVO podcast tackles screen time

Each episode will feature conversations on topics like the effect of screen time on mental health, games as virtual playgrounds and online safety

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Participate in a family study

Participate in a family study at Concordia University’s PERFORM Centre

Help researchers learn more about how children and parents interact during family meals!
Make water safety a priority

Make water safety a priority

It's not just young children who are at risk; older children and teens can get into trouble in the water if they overestimate their swimming skill level
Reusable menstrual products

Reusable menstrual products growing in popularity

Teens and women are opting to use products that are better for the environment and less expensive in the long run

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New program aims to help women during pregnancy

New program aims to help women during pregnancy

A new service is available to help future mothers find information and health professionals. Lionel Carmant, junior minister for health
Find relief with pelvic floor therapy

Find relief with pelvic floor therapy

There are many ways to treat issues such as urinary incontinence, painful sex, chronic pelvic or back pain, and pregnancy-related conditions
Pregnant women needed for study

Pregnant women needed for study

Participants will receive a $10 gift card each time they fill out an online questionnaire about a new website geared to moms

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Netflix show features kids with disabilities

Netflix show features kids with disabilities

The show for preschoolers is breaking barriers by having children with chronic illness and disabilities in leading roles
A tree to grow with your child

A tree to grow with your child

If your child was born (or adopted) from April 16, 2021 and up until April 15, 2022, you can receive a free tree from the Quebec government
Workshops geared to raising young kids

Workshops geared to raising young kids

Topics will cover the developmental stages of children up to the age of 9 and offer tips on how to spot problems early on

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Kids learn to bike safely

Kids learn to bike safely in a Mtl park

This installation has directional signs, dinosaur crossing panels, small speed bumps and bridges
Participate in 24 hours of science

Participate in 24 hours of science

More than 300 activities and workshops will take place across the province
11 active ways to celebrate Easter at home

11 fun ways to celebrate Easter at home

With Easter almost here, why not plan ahead for some active fun for your family? For the littlest Easter bunnies

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Event for moms and daughters

Event for moms and daughters promotes fitness

The FitSpirit Mother/Daughter Challenge invites participants to run, walk, or ride 20, 30, or 40 kilometres over two days
Reusable menstrual products

Reusable menstrual products growing in popularity

Teens and women are opting to use products that are better for the environment and less expensive in the long run
Campaign aims to curb youth vaping

Campaign aims to curb youth vaping

Montreal professional athletes are lending their voices in an effort to raise awareness about his unhealthy habit

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Netflix show features kids with disabilities

Netflix show features kids with disabilities

The show for preschoolers is breaking barriers by having children with chronic illness and disabilities in leading roles
Website offers advice on friendship

Website offers advice on friendship

iBelong! is a resource that offers young people with intellectual disabilities information about developing and maintaining friendships
Program eases travel for kids with autism

Program eases travel for kids with autism

The initiative helps kids become familiar with airport procedures and reduces anxiety about flying

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Books that entice kids to frolic in the snow

Books that entice kids to frolic in the snow

A review of four kids' books that highlight the joys of winter
Books that celebrate holiday traditions

Books that celebrate holiday traditions

These four books will take children on a holiday journey around the world, which may be a very welcome escape during these times

Books that ignite a child’s imagination

These four books will help children escape reality in these not-so-normal pandemic times