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Parents and children love Ressources Parents Vanier

On this grey Friday in October, the Domaine du Parc Savard housing complex on Bernatchez Avenue offers a little light with the bright yellow accents on its nearly new buildings. The Ressources Parents Vanier organization, established in 1995, moved into the ground floor in 2013 to rooms that were freshly renovated for its activities. (more…)

Shelter for Runaways: Squat Basse-ville

I’m expected at the Squat this afternoon, and barely have time to ring the bell when the door opens and Véronique greets me. Véronique Girard has been an outreach worker at Squat Basse-ville, located in Quebec City’s Saint-Roch district, since she started as an intern in 2003. After holding various positions, she became Director two years ago. During Véronique’s last maternity leave, the Squat had a number of problems that affected its community relations, its ability to fund operations, and, consequently, the way that it functions. (more…)

We planted pines in our yard and we’ve looked after them a lot.

One from the heart

A partner distinguish himself

Cycling with Bon Courage

From Place Benoît in the City of Saint-Laurent, 30 young people, aged 12 to 17 from roughly 10 countries, cycled 250 km around Lac Saint-Jean. This cycling tour challenge, organized by the Centre Bon Courage, seeks to enable young people to step outside their usual living environment in order to engage in a great sports and human adventure. Having that experience subsequently enables them to find the strength and courage to deal with hardship.