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Laughter is the Food of Life

3rd Annual Health Promotion Fair! Saturday, October 29, 2016   9:00 am to 4:00 pm Centre socioculturel de Brossard 7905 avenue San-Francisco Brossard (right next to the Brossard City Hall and Bibliothèque de Brossard Georgette-Lepage) You are not going to want to miss this one! This year’s keynote speaker Albert Nerenberg says that “If you are what you […]

Do you provide unpaid care for a loved one?

Are you a family member or friend who provides unpaid care for a loved one living with a disability, illness, or aging? More and more of our community members are taking care of a family member, a friend, or a neighbor as a natural caregiver. A natural caregiver’s role is often challenging and complex; but this […]


Healthy Community Capital

2ND ANNUAL HEALTH PROMOTION FAIR 2015 Healthy Communities Contribute to Community Capital More than 250 visitors were welcomed to Mohawk territory by keynote speaker Suzy Goodleaf, a Mohawk psychologist from Kahnawake, who shared her experience being part of a team of clinical advisors to Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission at the 2nd Annual Health Promotion Fair […]


Healthy People, Healthy Community!

Come join us at  2nd Annual English-speaking Health Promotion Fair Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at 480 Boulevard d’Youville, on Ile Saint-Bernard, just 20 minutes from Montreal in Châteauguay. This year, Suzy Goodleaf, M.Ed., a Mohawk psychologist from the Kahnawake Mohawk Nation, is our keynote speaker. As part of a team of clinical advisors on […]


Community Engagement

Working with the Centre for Community Organizations’ (COCo) team at Commun-IT http://commun-it.ca/, ARC’s website has been under construction. Actually, it’s totally redesigned to be one of the absolute easiest, freshest, and most entirely interactive sites for accessing health and social services in our south shore communities. COCo helps develop organizational health and promotes community sector development […]


Caregivers Course

Are YOU a caregiver? Or maybe YOU are becoming a caregiver? More and more of our community members are taking care of a family member, a friend, or a neighbor. The role of a natural caregiver is often challenging and complex; but this unpaid role is extremely valuable and has a real physical, emotional and […]


Learning Online with MOOC

Here’s a different approach to learning and it’s all free. Mass Open Online Courses (MOOC)  is distance education based on widely researched educational development results. Wherever you live you can get involved simply by registering which gives you unlimited access  to any subjects being offered. In addition to traditional materials such as filmed lectures, readings and […]