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Visit to École de la Pleiade with the Fédération de Soccer du Québec

École La PLéiade

What a beautiful day it was! Mr. Ricaardoe Di Done, CEO of Children Now, headed out to the beautiful city of Quebec with the Fédération de Soccer du Québec to give a workshop to more than 250 students at École de la Pleiade this past monday. Children from kindergarden to grade 6 learned on the… Read more »

Empowerment through Personal and Social Leadership: A Strategic Initiative between Children Now and the Québec Soccer Federation

The Advisory Policy Working Group of Children Now is composed of a group dedicated volunteers who have extensive experience in areas of educational program development, public policy, legal and public welfare and health. The working group is currently involved in a joint strategic initiative with the Quebec Soccer Federation (Fédération de Soccer du Québec). The… Read more »

The Dangerous Consequences of Verbal Bullying Among Students.

Every child is entitled to receive an education and to feel safe while doing so. Samantha Di Done, supervisor of Children Now, discusses the devastating effects that verbal bullying can have on childrens’ physical and psychological well-being. Given these serious effects (such as loss of confidence, depression, even suicide), she advocates that verbal bullying be… Read more »

2016 Edition – A Magical Easter Party for 350 underprivileged Children

350 Children, aged 4 to 6 and coming from underprivileged backgrounds were invited to a magical day of joy, laughter and magic. The party was filled with music, singing, dancing, Easter bunnies, a hearty meal, makeup and the traditionnal Easter Egg Hunt. What Children Now wishes to accomplish with this activity is to show the… Read more »

The Naturopathic Chronicles – The importance of good nutrition and exercise

Ricaardoe Di Done et Eliane Panneton

In this interview series, Éliane Panneton ND. A., explains what is naturopathic medicine and speaks of the benefits of exercise for children, and the value of good nutrition. Clip 1: The benefits of naturopathic medecine Clip 2: The benefits of exercising regularly Clip 3: The benefits of good nutrition and yoga for children    … Read more »

The Mediation Chronicles – Interviews with lawyer and mediator Catherine Clément-Talbot.

Ricaardoe Di Done interviews lawyer and past president of the Association de médiation familiale du Québec, Catherine Clément-Talbot. In this series of videos, Mrs. Clément-Talbot speaks of her role as an accredited family mediator. These interviews demystify the mediation process: What is family mediation? What are the advantages of family mediation? How does a mediator… Read more »

Ecological and Prevention Day – An outing in nature for underprivileged children

You can help by contributing financially to the Ecological and Prevention Day organized by CHILDREN NOW. Thousands of disadvantaged children in Montreal and Quebec lead a colourless life. Children Now will add vibrant shades to their lives with our Ecological and Prevention Day! Imagine the sensations these kids will feel in nature for the first… Read more »