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A memorable Snow Camp for Children

Camp Neige 2019 Snow Camp

 The 2019 Edition of Children Now‘s Snow Camp were held on February 11, 12, and 13 for Montreal’s children, and February 26, 27, and 28 for Quebec’s Children. The snow camps for children aged between 10 and 12 years old from low income families, enabled them to experience an unforgettable winter vacation, and much… Read more »

A Magic Easter Party for 700 children

Quebec, Monday April 15, 2019 and Montreal, Thursday April 18, 2019 – Children Now presented two beautiful Easter Parties for children coming from low income families.  A total of 700 children aged 4 to 6 years old, from the Greater regions of Montreal and Quebec, had lived magical moments at the Holiday Inn Montreal Airport… Read more »

Ricaardoe Di Done presents: Professor Nicholas Bala’s, LL.M., conference on: High Conflict Separations and Children Resisting Contact with a Parent

Photo Nicholas Bala

 In this conference, Professor *Nicholas Bala, LL.M., who teaches at Queen’s University in the Faculty of Law, instructs us about the emotional harm to children which derives from high conflict separations and about the challenges that it implies for professionals, agencies and courts. The International Symposium of Children Now regrouped numerous experts in family… Read more »

Capsule #5 Legalizing Cannabis: Education for youth about cannabis

Luciano Bentenuto & Ricaardoe DiDone

In this 5th video, Ricaardoe DiDone continues his interview with Luciano Bentenuto, this time about Education and Prevention for youth. How much has been done on educating children about the effects of cannabis? Are schools involved in a class to teach the rights and wrongs about it? Are campaigns being held to involve parents on… Read more »

Cannabis and Youth Health – Get the facts straight

Dr Audet & Ricaardoe Di Done

In this 5th video, Ricaardoe Di Done continues the interview with Dr. Nicole Audet, who explains how to put your critical thinking to the test and what are the step by step guidelines to take in order to know what to do about cannabis.

Capsule #4 Legalizing Cannabis: Parenting while using Cannabis

Luciano Bentenuto & Ricaardoe DiDone

What are the steps and measurement in parents taking care of their children while in use of marijuana? Is it safe? Are there any prevention or necessary steps to take exposed to marijuana in front of children? Learn all this and more when the last capsule of Ricaardoe DiDone gets all the scoop from Luciano… Read more »

Ricaardoe Di Done presents: Mr. Gary Direnfeld’s, MSW, RSW, presentation on High Conflict Consultation For Child Protection Agencies

In this video, *Mr. Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW, Expert Social Worker, shares his experience in giving consultation service to the Child Protection Service Agencies on matters concerning high conflict separated parents through his presentation in the 2018 International Symposium of Children Now: Working with Families in Transition in the 21st Century. The International Symposium of… Read more »

Capsule #3: Legalizing Cannabis: Mental Health

Luciano Bentenuto & Ricaardoe DiDone

In this third video of our Series on the impacts of Cannabis Legalization, Ricaardoe Di Done continues his interview with Luciano Bentenuto, a top Specialist on organized crime and Past President of the Professional Criminologist Association in Quebec. The topic : Mental Health. Studies have shown that medical marijuana have helped many people from all… Read more »