Public consultation on plain tobacco packaging

Have your say in what plain tobacco packaging will look like.

Health Canada launches a public consultation on plain tobacco packaging.

You are invited to comment on the measures being considered to standardize tobacco packages and products which includes their look, size and shape.
To participate, click here.

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AMI-Quebec’s Programs in June

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Annual General Meeting
Plan to attend our Annual General Meeting on June 7th.
Don’t miss the slide show of our new building!

IMPORTANT: Parking is difficult around the JGH, so leave yourself enough time to arrive for the 7pm start. You can park FREE in the outdoor employee parking, just say you are coming for AMI-Quebec’s AGM. The entrance is from Lavoie; park as close as you can to Legaré and you should be able to enter the Institute’s Auditorium from the back door.
For details click HERE.

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Support Groups

Our support groups are open both to people who have a loved one with mental illness and to people living with mental illness themselves. Our support groups will run all summer.
Click HERE for the schedule and details.

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Learn now!

Did you miss any of our teleworkshops or webinars? You can listen to recordings! Learn about depression, BPD, hoarding, coping with stress, medications, financial planning, and much more.
Click HERE to explore.

 

If you have any questions, please give us a call at 514-486-1448
(1-877-303-0264 outside the Montreal area) or visit http://www.amiquebec.org.

We have many other programs, and most are available across Quebec.
Click HERE for details. Thank you for your participation!

http://www.amiquebec.org     514-486-1448 (1-877-303-0264 outside Montreal)

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Talk about the law with students – Educaloi for May 2016

The Educaloi Newsletter is available online for information about:

Cellphone contracts, Quebec’s Civil Code and summer jobs

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FREE Bilingual Parent-Child Massage Workshops

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Samuel Côté – the Battle of the St-Lawrence

This Saturday, Heritage is hosting a talk on the Battle of the St-Lawrence, with Samuel Côté, a well-recognized television host/diver/historian who has a show on shipwrecks on the Historia channel.

The talk is in French, but it should be fun and interesting!  We’ll have a snack service on hand with beverages and food (healthy and less healthy).

Attendance is free!  For teens and adults!

 

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Buying second-hand products on Internet or checking out yard sales and flea markets?


 
Buying second-hand products on Internet or checking out yard sales and flea markets?

Be aware of potential risks and ask questions to make sure your perfect find is safe to use.

You should avoid items that are:

  • banned
  • damaged
  • missing labelling or instructions

Some second-hand products may seem harmless but they can be potentially dangerous. Be extra cautious about buying the following items:

For more information:
http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/product-safety-securite-produits/consumer-consommation/education/second_hand-usages-eng.php

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Healthy Lawn without White Grubs

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Cummings Centre: Virtual Learning SPRING 2016 PROGRAM

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A Capella in Métis-sur-Mer

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FREE MOSAIC WORKSHOPS OFFERED IN ENGLISH : OUR WALLS CAN TALK!

Heritage Lower St. Lawrence is offering FREE mosaics workshops in Rimouski and Métis-sur-Mer (your choice of locations).

Participants’ work will be art of a big community mosaic mural that will be installed in the new building at Metis Beach School.
This your chance to learn how to create mosaics, and be a part of a beautiful work of art! The concept of the mural is below, in the poster…  The image will have the lighthouse as a central piece, a wave of colored mandalas created by community members (adults and MBS students) as well as words and haikus of significance for students to make upp the ”beach”.  The piece is about 120 square feet big!

No special talent necessary, just the willingness to learn and be a part of a wonderful public artwork…

To register: call Annie Veillette at 418-936-3239 #224 or toll free: 1-855-936-3239 #224.

 

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