Ressources Familiales Côte-de-Beaupré is Committed to Toddlers and their Families

When I went to this organization, which is comfortably accommodated in a former school, now a municipal building in Beaupré, Natacha Battisti, the director, was in a meeting with a dozen other people from the community, governmental and para-governmental sectors to prepare a profile of social exclusion in the community. After excusing herself from the group, she accompanied me to the main floor, where the drop-in daycare centre is located, an activity funded partly by the FDG and often the gateway to all the resources available within the organization. (more…)

La Boussole – A Full Range of Services

Since 1981, La Boussole has been helping the loved ones of people with mental illness. The organization serves the greater Québec City area with members from Val-Bélair, Beauport or even la Côte-de-Beaupré, for example. Originally a peer support group made up of care-giving close relatives who are short on resources and wanting to break the isolation, the organization has gradually expanded its services (more…)