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 Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Suzy Goodleaf will address challenges and ways of moving forward in her keynote at 2:30 pm.
With 40+ kiosks and workshops on topics ranging from vaccinations to speech therapy and nutrition; there is sure to be something for everyone.
|WORKSHOP SCHEDULE 2015|
|10:00 am||Peers –collaborative approach / social skills||10:00 am||Better Together –helping young families|
|11:00 am||Vaccinations –information for 0-5 & 5yrs +||11:00 am||Nutrition –healthy food preparation|
|1:00 pm||Speech Therapy –information and resources||1:00 pm||Greening your Environment –health & home|
Take the Hero in thirty© quick training program with instructor Lisa Dobson at 12:00 pm and learn life-saving basics such as CPR without using mouth to mouth, assisting someone who is choking. and how to do chest compressions and use a defibrillator.
Everything takes place in an exceptional natural heritage environment with free admission and free parking, a bistro, picnic area, hiking trails, and breathtaking views of Lake St. Louis!
Coverage from last year’s event that included Health Minister Dr. Gaetan Barrette and Keynote Speaker Margaret Trudeau can be found here: CTV News: Monteregie Health Promotion Fair 2014