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Meet Anaïs, new program coordinator for caregivers & youth mental health

Hello everyone! My name is Anaïs Fortin-Maltais. I am the new coordinator with Jeffery Hale Community Partners’ for both Caregivers’ Circle and Youth Mental Health programs. I am continuing the highly-appreciated work of Claire, who will now be able to focus entirely on our Well 50+ program, especially its related …

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Family MattersOptional

Spring is in the air!

Spring may be officially here, but it is hard to believe with all the snow on the ground.  April is that crazy transition month in Quebec where we can expect anything from snowstorms to t-shirt weather.  For many of us, this is not our favourite time of year. Personally, I …

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Family MattersOptional

The countdown to spring is on!

The countdown is on and believe it or not, spring is at our doorsteps!  With days getting longer and warmer, now is the time to get outside and enjoy these last weeks of winter before the snow is gone.  I personally love these warmer and snowy days when we don’t …

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OptionalWE Volunteer

A feel good WE Volunteer update

When we think of volunteering, we often think of the positive impact it has on the one receiving the goodwill, especially when it’s our vulnerable community members. As it turns out, volunteering actually proves to be a mutually beneficial activity for everyone involved. It’s been a long two years with …

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Caregivers' CircleOptionalWell 50+

The Power of Love

Welcome 2022!! I am sending each and every one of you wishes of health, unity, and love. I think it’s safe to say that the new year started out as the previous year. It’s been difficult at times to see the light at the end of the tunnel. We have …

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Caregivers' CircleOptionalWell 50+

Self-Compassion and Kindness

Huge snowflakes are falling peacefully outside my sixth floor window, as an east coast storm begins. Hi, I’m Jeanni, and I’m a writer/educator on how to bring out the best in people. My home and heart are in beautiful Quebec City, near to my children and friends – but I’m …

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Family MattersOptional

Sending some love your way

As we start this second month of 2022, are you finding it hard to remain hopeful?  I know I am finding it a challenge. The rapid spread of Omicron and the impact of the pandemic on daily life has left many of us feeling knocked down and defeated.  Once again, …

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Family MattersOptional

Let’s start fresh in 2022!

And just like that, a New Year has begun again!   I hope that you had a nice holiday season and are feeling refreshed as you begin 2022. We cannot know what the coming year will bring, or what health restrictions will be in place, but I am deciding to be …

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OptionalWell 50+

Holidaze and Grief

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot like Christmas, and when Christmas Time is Here, it can be very hard for some folks. Whether you are Driving Home for Christmas, flying somewhere, or staying put, you are bound to notice Christmas Lights everywhere, lighting the way for Santa Baby to stop …

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Caregivers' CircleOptionalWell 50+

The virtues of Christmas

Hello everyone!  Welcome, December! Another year is coming to an end, and we are on the brink of greeting 2022. I know that many of us have been living through some very tough times over the past year. With the Christmas season upon us, it is a great time to …

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