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Debunking Five Banking Myths during a Pandemic

Debunking Five Banking Myths during a Pandemic English | Français Money is a source of stress for many families, especially during a pandemic. Many may be unsure if their money is safe in a Canadian financial institution. To reassure families that it is good to continue banking during a pandemic, we’ve asked our guest writer Peter Routledge, President and CEO of Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC), to …

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Father’s Day

Father’s Day English | Français When my husband and I were in Sweden last fall, our walking tour guide had us play a little game. We would get a wrapped candy for every Latte Papa that we could spot along a city block. What is a Latte Papa you might ask? He is a stay-at-home …

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Intergenerational Activities for Grandparents and Children During COVID-19

Intergenerational Activities for Grandparents and Children During COVID-19 English | Français Families who are fortunate enough to have multiple generations residing under one roof during these challenging times can take comfort knowing they have a built-in support system that can provide love, strength and companionship. While cohabitating with multiple family members that range in age …

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Disabled Latino teenager with Celebral Palsy and mother laughing.

Keep it Simple: Supporting Families of Children with Special Needs

Keep it Simple: Supporting Families of Children with Special Needs English | Français This week, our guest editor Lyne Charlebois offers us practical ways to support families of children with special needs. Families of children with special needs are experiencing the same COVID-19 struggles as everyone else: this crisis is affecting us all. Having a …

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COVID-19 : Ressources dédiées à nos courageux prestataires de services

Inscrivez-vous à notre infolettre pour vous tenir au courant. [mc4wp_form id=”2799″] Ressources numériques Des ressources fiables maintenant offertes en version numérique afin de vous tenir informés, en sécurité et en santé. En savoir plus Blogues sur la COVID-19 De l’information et de l’inspiration afin d’aider toutes les familles en cette période difficile (à venir en …

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Loving Parents Playing With Newborn Baby At Home In Loft Apartment

Love Builds Brains

Love Builds Brains This week, I want to share with you excerpts from a 2019 interview with Dr. Jean Clinton, child psychiatrist at the McMaster Children’s Hospital and clinical professor in psychiatry and neurosciences at McMaster University: A young child’s brain is flexible; its structure is shaped by interaction between genes and experiences, including environment …

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