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Legalizing Cannabis: Good or Bad Idea?

Luciano Bentenuto & Ricaardoe DiDone

On October 17, 2018, Cannabis became legal in Canada, What effects will it have on society? In this first video of an educational series on the impacts of marijuana legalization, Riccardoe DiDone interviews Luciano Bentenuto, a top Specialist on organized crime and Past President of the Professional Criminologist Association in Quebec.

Recap of The 9th International conference on the child: Working with Families in Transition in the 21st Century

Here’s a video recap of Children Now‘s latest symposium; The 9th International conference on the child: Working with Families in Transition in the 21st Century, held in Montréal, on May 31st, June 1st and 2nd, 2018.It was a 3 day conference that featured professional speakers from all over the world, Europe, United-States, Australia and Canada,… Read more »

Jacques Rougeau, a great supporter in our fight against bullying, cyberbulling and racial discrimination, during his last family show

Jacques Rougeau

Children Now was present during Jacques Rougeau’s last family fun wrestling event; “Le dernier chapitre père et fils“, on August 18, 2018 at the Uniprix stadium in Parc Jarry in Montreal. The show was a great success. [ WATCH THE VIDEO ] Ricaardoe Di Done, General Director of Children Now, and Luciano Bentenuto, former president… Read more »

The Legalization of Cannabis – What Parents and Guardians Need to Know

Légalisation du canabis à usage récréatif

Saturday April 28th, we made a presentation at the Ottawa Public Library – Nepean Centrepointe. The subject was on the legalization of Cannabis – What parents and guardians needs to know. At the end of the summer Federal government will legalize the recreational use of marijuana. This session was developped to provide guidance to parents… Read more »

2018 Edition – Easter Parties for more than 700 children

Montreal, March 29th 2018 and Quebec, Monday March 26th 2018— Children Now hosted its Easter Parties for more than 700 under privileged children. The children aged from 4 to 6 years of age enjoyed a Easter dinner and were entertained by music, dance and animated Easter characters. We would like to take this opportunity to… Read more »

Getting ready for summer!

For most of us, when we think of summer we think of holidays, escape, rest, laughter and relaxation, but for many children from low-income families, may they be in Quebec City or Montreal, they think of “exclusion” and “monotony” because they are often left on their own in conditions that are not conducive to their… Read more »

December 2017 – A Christmas to remember!

Last December 18th and 20th, Children Now invited more than 700 underprivileged children and their companions to its traditional Christmas Show, presented in Quebec City and Montreal. This event was to give all children the chance to live the magic of Christmas, and it couldn’t be possible without the involvement of our many partners. We… Read more »

Leadership Mania

Excellent work Jacques Rougeau! Press conference held on November 13th, 2017, in order to present Jacques Rougeau’s upcoming family wrestling entertainment show that will be held on August 18th, 2018 at the Uniprix stadium. Rougeau partnered with relentless youth advocate, Mr. Ricaardoe Di Done from Children Now who has developed a leadership program to help… Read more »

2017 Edition – A Wonderful Easter Party !

More than 700 underprivileged children in the Montreal and Quebec regions were invited to two major Easter celebration, which we have been doing for over 30 years on April 13th, and 18th. For the occasion, the team of Children Now, its faithful collaborators and a cheerful band of volunteers have done their utmost to receive… Read more »