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Nutritional support for pregnant women

Nutritional support for pregnant women

The Olo Foundation provides food to women who cannot afford to purchase the optimal amount needed for good health
Fitness challenge for moms & daughters

Fitness challenge for moms & daughters

FitSpirit is a non-profit organization that hosts an annual event to promote physical activity among adolescent girls
Concordia offers in-person camps

Concordia offers in-person camps

After a year's hiatus due to the pandemic, Concordia will once again welcome campers and offer a new multi-activity camp at its downtown campus

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A new support service for parents

A new support service for parents

This free and confidential service helps parents who have questions about child development, discipline, learning difficulties, and more

McGill parenting seminars move online

In this three-part series, parents can learn about the impact of digital learning, social media and cyber bullying, and gaming

McGill unveils its 2020 Effective Parenting Series

The goal is to teach parents about the behaviours and consequences that result when children spend too much time on the internet

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Becoming a parent during a pandemic

Becoming a parent during a pandemic

A new brochure gives parents-to-be an overview of COVID-19 and other health-related issues surrounding pregnancy and childbirth
Shirts to make chemo a little easier

Shirts to make chemo a little easier

Zippered shirts allow easier access to port-a-caths, which are inserted under the skin in the chest of a cancer patient
39 fun outdoor activities for families

39 fun outdoor activities for families

From searching for animal tracks and weaving a bird's nest to planting seeds and going on a bike ride, there are plenty of ways to keep busy this spring

Pregnancy More

Nutritional support for pregnant women

Nutritional support for pregnant women

The Olo Foundation provides food to women who cannot afford to purchase the optimal amount needed for good health
A new support service for parents

A new support service for parents

This free and confidential service helps parents who have questions about child development, discipline, learning difficulties, and more

New movement studio opens in T.M.R.

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

Babies & Toddlers More

Nutritional support for pregnant women

Nutritional support for pregnant women

The Olo Foundation provides food to women who cannot afford to purchase the optimal amount needed for good health
Becoming a parent during a pandemic

Becoming a parent during a pandemic

A new brochure gives parents-to-be an overview of COVID-19 and other health-related issues surrounding pregnancy and childbirth
A tree to grow with your child

A tree to grow with your child

If your child was born (or adopted) from April 15, 2020 up until April 15, 2021, you can receive a free tree from the Quebec government

Kids More

Fun sidewalk games for kids

Fun sidewalk games for kids

It doesn't take a lot of space for little ones to play games outdoors and get some physical activity
Concordia offers in-person camps

Concordia offers in-person camps

After a year's hiatus due to the pandemic, Concordia will once again welcome campers and offer a new multi-activity camp at its downtown campus
New website highlights Inuit literature

New website highlights Inuit literature

Young readers can find graphic novels and other traditional books geared to their age group

Teens More

Fitness challenge for moms & daughters

Fitness challenge for moms & daughters

FitSpirit is a non-profit organization that hosts an annual event to promote physical activity among adolescent girls
New play addresses mental health

New play addresses mental health issues

Geordie Theatre presents Virginia Wolf, a story that highlights the importance of being patient, supportive and loving with those who are struggling
Youth can enter a playwriting competition

Youth can enter a playwriting competition

The original works can be about any topic young people find inspiring, challenging, scary or freeing

Special Needs More

Summer camp for kids with special needs

Summer camp for kids with special needs

Camp Next Steps offers a variety of activities and outings to help kids socialize and enjoy the outdoors
New centre for kids with special needs

New centre for kids with special needs

Residents of N.D.G. can benefit from a centre that helps kids with their development and provides respite for parents
Program for kids with special needs

Program for kids with special needs

The Montreal Centre for Learning Disabilities is offering an online weekly activity that aims to develop social skills

Book Reviews More

Books that celebrate holiday traditions

Books that celebrate holiday traditions

The 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

A great way to teach kids about tolerance

Intolerance. It seems to be everywhere these days. President Donald Trump can be heard making disparaging remarks about people on