Blanc-Sablon, December 8th, 2016 – The Docteur Camille-Marcoux Foundation is pleased to announce it’s 2nd annual charitable lottery in support of educational and health development on the Lower North Shore. Funds from the lottery will also go to support renovations to the Maison d'Accueil Richelieu in Sept-Îles, which provides affordable accommodation to over 1,000 residents of the Lower North Shore and Northern Québec every year.
Day center “Joie de Vivre” - This journey started 18 months ago with student’s project. Since then, a whole lot of activities are taking place in the municipal house in la Romaine. We wanted to break the chain of isolation and bring our elders together. Through simple activities such as crafts, bingo, “pool”, knitting and, of course, a sweet lunch in the afternoon, we manage to create a sense of belonging for our participants.
Basse Cote Nord en Forme (BCNeF) is encouraging parents and children to get outside and ...PLAY!
Go for a family walk, bike ride, play soccer or hike over the hills!
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March 18th, 2016, marked a very important, and strategic milestone for the Lower North Shore and the Bioproducts Solidarity Cooperative.
The official grand opening of the Lower North Shore Bioprocessing and Research Facility in St. Paul’s River, Québec on March 18th, represented a significant achievement in the economic and social development of the Lower North Shore.
The Uni-Aide Foundation’s Lower North Shore Health Fund provides support to people in financial need for transportation, medication and living allowances due to illness.
Since its inception in 2012, through to May of 2016, the Uni-Aide Foundation, under the direction of its board of directors, provided $53,851.82 in assistance through 114 requests for help.