6 Nov
2018

Did you know your TV might be dangerous for your toddler?

Did you know? About 70% of reported TV tip-over incidents in Canada involve children between 1 and 3 years of age.     Children love to climb, but climbing on bookshelves, dressers, appliances and televisions (TVs) can be very dangerous. These objects can easily tip-over, causing serious injuries and even death.       Fortunately …

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1 Nov
2018

Festive Gathering

 Caregivers’ Café:  A Festive Gathering  – to nurture and nourish those who care for others Christmas is arriving soon! Sadly this festive time of year can sometimes be the straw that broke the caregiver’s back. We invite you to  enjoy a fun, relaxing get-together with fellow caregivers. Dietitan, Laura Vandervet will  share insights on nutrition and selfcare. Together …

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1 Nov
2018

La Retraite est un moment agréable pour profiter de la vie (conférence en français)

La retraite est un moment agréable pour profiter de la vie Auditorium Pierre-Boutet, Bibliothèque de Charlesbourg (Trait-Carré) 27 novembre 2018 19:00 – 20:30 Proposé par Table de concertation des personnes aînées de la Capitale-Nationale Conférence de Service Canada qui vous permettra d’en apprendre plus long sur les différentes prestations offertes par le gouvernement fédéral et …

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18 Oct
2018

Flu shot Clinics at Jeffery Hale – Saint Brigid’s

Once again this year, Jeffery Hale – Saint Brigid’s will offer free flu vaccination for members of the English-speaking community who meet certain eligibility criteria (see below). Please note that if you don’t have a Quebec health card, many local pharmacies will offer the flu vaccine at a cost. November 13th at Saint Brigid’s Home …

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17 Oct
2018

You love your kids – don’t smoke around them

Smoke-Free Family is a campaign to raise awareness among Quebec families on the dangers of second-hand smoke, especially to the health of children and even babies during pregnancy. Smoke-Free Family highlights the importance of taking concrete action to protect children’s health by making the home and car smoke-free zones and smoking far from kids outside. Out …

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