Family Matters

12 Sep
2016

Cardio Maman

Calling all mommies who want to get in shape post delivery while  practising French!  Patro Roc-Amadour is offering 12 week CARDIO MAMAN  sessions from Sept 21 to December 7, 2016. While mom is getting in shape caring volunteers will provide a safe and stimulating daycare experience for baby. Sessions take place Wednesday mornings en français from …

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12 Sep
2016

U Laval Supports Nursing Moms

Laval University is helping to make it easier than ever for student moms (and university employees) to breast feeding while continuing their work/studies after baby’s arrival. Nursing sites are available in these pavilions: Alphonse-Desjardins, Charles De-Koninck and Feridand-Vandry. Moms can express milk or nurse baby in these locations by sending an email to allaitement@hotmail.com . Once …

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27 Jun
2016

Let’s Go Swimming!

Summer’s here and we’re finally enjoying some heat! If you’re looking for a place to cool off with the kiddies check out the ville de Québec’s list of Piscines et pataugeoires extérieures. There is certainly no shortage of splash pads,  pools and even beaches around town! Remember the sun screen, be sure to stay well hydrated and …

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27 Jun
2016

Participate in a study on the Impact of Gestational Diabetes

The Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods in partnership with Université Laval is seeking women who experienced gestational diabetes in  pregnancies occurring between 2004 and 2013 for a study that will examine the impact on mother and child. Interviews will be held with both mom and children 3 to 12 years of age en français …

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27 Jun
2016

Moms Night Out

Ladies, Every mom needs time out from parental responsibilities now and then. It’s perfectly normal. Admit it – you’re dying to make some new women friends who are in the same life stage and who speak English! Community Partners has been helping to organise Moms’ Nite-Out (MNO) activities for a number of years now. These …

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