Month: January 2018

31 Jan
2018

Teleconference on Hearing Loss

Community Health Education Program Video–conference: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 This session explores what happens when we start to lose our hearing, hearing loss as we age, and what can be done about it to increase your awareness and better help yourself, your family members and your community. Join us for this informative video-conference to learn more …

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31 Jan
2018

Caregivers’ Café: Tax Credits and Deductions

Join us at the Caregiver’s Café on Thursday, February 15 and learn everything that you need to know about tax credits and deductions for caregivers and persons with disabilities with Canada Revenue Agency Outreach Officer, Madeleine Castelo.   Time: 10:00 to 11:30 AM Location: Room 1123 on the main floor of the Jeffery Hale Pavilion (1270 chemin …

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26 Jan
2018

Fun ways to celebrate Family Literacy Day at Home!

Family Literacy Day in Canada happens annually  on January 27 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. Taking time every day to read or do a learning activity with children is crucial to a child’s development, improving a child’s literacy skills dramatically, and can help …

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25 Jan
2018

French conversation workshops at the library

  Les bibliothèques de Quebec are offering free innovative conversation workshops entitled Atelier de conversation française (Tendre la main) to those who want to  improve their French language skills while getting to know people from other cultures. To learn more please visit:  January 30: Bibliothèque Gabrielle-Roy, salle Gérard-Martin, 350, rue Saint-Joseph Est (La Cité-Limoilou) February 2:  Bibliothèque Monique-Corriveau, 1100, …

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16 Jan
2018

What’s a grey zone? Join our ethics committee

Have you experienced moments during your volunteer work where you weren’t quite sure what to do? Where the right action doesn’t seem very clear? We’re pairing up with University Laval’s students to produce a volunteer training on ethics and how to navigate grey-zone moments. During the week of February 26 – March 2nd, the committee …

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16 Jan
2018

Special Needs

Be a friend to a special needs youth! As a Special Needs volunteer you befriend, encourage and assist English-speaking young adults (14 to 25 years of age) who are physically and/or intellectually challenged. You get to be a role-model, empower them and enjoy arts and life at their pace. To volunteer please contact us! If you …

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16 Jan
2018

March with us in Quebec City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March with us this March in Quebec City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade! Mark your calendars for Saturday, March 24th from 1:30 – 4 pm. To reserve your spot alongside proud fellow volunteers and staff members, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at 418-684-5333 ext. 1550 or email her at abilodeau@jhpartners.net . MAP PENDING! Pull out your greens, dust off your …

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