Professional Services


Knowledge first financial
Carol Hume
(514) 697-3139

Social Media Consultants

Social Charm
Anita Ali
Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec
(514) 668-0008

Relocalisation Entourage Relocation

Caroline Bertola & Renée Blanchette
3185 boul. de la Gare Suite 503
Vaudreuil-Dorion, Qc
J7V 0P8

Other Services

West Island Cats
A personalized cat sitting service that keeps your cat in the comfort of their own home.
Samantha Havill
(514) 717-6257

Peintre en bâtiment Peinture APL Beaupré
Pierre Beaupré
Les Cèdres, Québec
(514) 703-9874

Associations, Agencies and Support Groups

Allergy Asthma Information Association
Support and information on allergies

Food Allergy Canada
Support and information for families living with anaphylaxis.

Association de parents de jumeaux et plus de région de Québec
Organization that helps families in the Quebec City Region who have experienced a multiple birth (in French only).

Association de parents de jumeaux et de triples de la région Montréal (APJTM)
The association helps families in Montreal who have experienced a multiple birth (in French only).

Association de parents pour l’adoption québécoise
Promotes the adoption of children born in Québec. Support, seminars and family activities.

Allergies Quebec
Support, sharing and information on food allergies.

Association québécoise des consultantes en lactation diplômées de l’IBLCE
To obtain the list of breast-feeding consultants

CAA Québec – Child Car seats
Web site that offers advice on safe installation of child car seats as well as addresses of garages that will check to ensure that child car seats are properly installed.

Canadian Child Care Federation
Ideas on a broad range of topics of interest to families, including outings, activities, care and tips.

Canadian Health Network
Information on a broad range of topics, including the prevention of violence, injury prevention, healthy diet, and so on.

Canadian immunization awareness program
613-725-3769 ext. 139 or 170.
Information on vaccines and the vaccination schedule, answers common questions and lists resources.

Canadian Institute of Child Health
Devoted to child and family health and offers parents numerous publications and resources.

Canadian Paediatric Society- Caring for kids
Information on children’s health.

Canadian Red Cross
Information on Red Cross prevention and first aid courses for the parents of young children and on the course for babysitters.

Centre de soutien au deuil périnatal
1 866-990-2730
Support offered to parents and workers affected by perinatal loss.

Centre québécois des ressources de la petite enfance
A variety of information on support groups, health organizations, suggested reading for parents, web sites on parenting, etc.

Child & Family Canada
Some 50 Canadian non-profit organizations offer information on children and families.

Child Health Information Center- Hôpital Sainte-Justine
Indexed information bank with cards available for consultation or order. Also offers a variety of training programs for parents of children aged 0-6.

Éditions de l’Hôpital Sainte-Justine
The hospital’s publications dealing with childhood and families listed on this site can be ordered online (in French only).

Reference centre on human nutrition (in French only)

Family Resources Center of Quebec
514-593-6997/1 800 361-8453
Organization offering a wide range of services including a telephone help line, professional legal advice, a database of more than 2000 community resources and information sessions.

Family Service Canada
The organization promotes families as the primary source of nurture and development of individuals. English and French.

Fédération des associations de familles monoparentales et recomposées du Québec
The federation defends the rights and interests of single-parents and blended families in Quebec. Bilingual service is available in Montréal and some regions of Quebec.

Fédération du Québec pour le planning des naissances
This bilingual service provides information on contraception and women’s sexual health.
Fédération québécoise des organismes communautaires Famille
Gathers together and supports family-oriented community organizations and helps ensure that the family has a place in Quebec society (in French only).

Invest in Kids Foundation
1877 583-5437
Promotes the healthy development of children up to the age of 5 years.

La Leche League
1 866-255-2483
Telephone support by recognized leaders. Books and breast-feeding accessories for sale.

1 866 853-6666
Information and support to individuals who wish to stop smoking (bilingual services).

Lifesaving Society
514-252-3100/1 800 265-3093
The lifesaving Society (société de sauvetage) is a provincial association dedicated to preventing drowning and water-related injuries through free advice on how to safely install a residential pool. The society also offers a complete range of first-aid, lifesaving, resuscitation, and pleasure-craft courses.

Magazine Enfants Québéc
Summaries of many articles about early childhood (in French only).

514-948-9877/1 866 948-5160
Telephone support, breast-feeding support meetings, prenatal information sessions, training and information, rental and sale of breast-feeding accessories (in French only).

Web site focusing on childhood and families (in French only).

1 888 651-4909
Quebec association for premature children (in French only).

Regroupement Naissance-Renaissance
Breast-feeding support, post-natal assistance and other services (in French services).

Relevailles de Montréal
Telephone support, courses, meetings, assistance at home, videotape lending and referrals (in French only).

Re Père
Assistance and support program for fathers. Service in French and English.

Réseau des centres de ressources périnatales
Network to learn about perinatal resource centre in your area (in French only).

Réseau québécois d’accompagnantes à la naissance
Information and referral centre to inform the public of services offered by members (doulas). In French only.

Safe Kids
Safe kids Canada ensures the promotion of effective injury prevention strategies.

514-273-7531/1 866 273-7362
Promotes natural family planning methods. Service in French and English.

Service d’information en contraception et sexualité du Québec
Quebec City 418-624-6808
Toll free 1 877 624-6808
In French only.

Today’s Parent
Parenting magazine web site.

Emergency resources

Centre antipoison du Québec
1 800 463-5060
Information on what to do in the event of poisoning, downloadable brochures.

Premiere Ressource
514-525-2573/1 866 329-4223
Parents can consult professionals through this bilingual telephone service.

You can find the telephone number of your CLSC by calling services Quebec at 1 800 363-1363.
On the Web:
A nurse provides health advice 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

La ligne parents
514-288-5555/1 800 361-5085
Bilingual telephone support for parents of children up to the age of 18 years.

Parent help line
1 888 603-9100
Information and support for parents.

S.O.S Grossesse
1 877 662-9666
Telephone help line, referral and information for any questions about pregnancy, contraception and sexuality (in French only).

SOS Violence conjugale
514-728-0023 or 514-728-2353/1 800 363-9010
Bilingual telephone service accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Government Agencies

Association québécoise d’établissements de santé et de services sociaux

Government of Canada – Health Canada
Provides information on various topics related to children’s health and safety.

Government of Canada – Transport Canada – Car Time
This federal government site offers extensive advice on installing children’s car seats and explanations concerning the seats.

Gouvernement du Québec – Directeur de l’état civil
514-864-3900/418-643-3900/1 800 567-3900
Contact the Directeur de l’état civil to obtain birth certificates.

Gouvernement du Québec – Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et des Parcs du Quebec
1 800 561-1616
Lists laboratories accredited to check the quality of water from private wells.

Gouvernement du Québec- Ministère de la Santé et des services sociaux du Québec
Information on the services and publications available from the ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux.

Gouvernement du Québec – Office de la protection du consommateur
1 888 672-2556

Gouvernement du Québec – Régie de l’assurance-maladie du Québec
514-864-3411/418-646-4636/1 800 561-9749

Gouvernement du Québec – Régie des rentes du Québec
Information on the family allowance program.

Gouvernement du Québec – Secrétariat a l’adoption internationale
514-873-5226/1 800 561-0246
Government agency that provides information on international adoption and a list of resources.

Gouvernement du Québec – Société de l’assuance automobile du Québec – Secure them for Life.
Complete information on the installation of children’s car seats and includes a link to the children’s car seat verification network.

Programme provincial de dépistage urinaire – Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke, Hôpital Fleurimont
This bilingual service provides information on the hereditary metabolic diseases screening program available to all newborns.

Secrétariat à l’adoptin internationale
514-873-5226/1 800 561-0246

Professional Associations

Association des Allergologues et Immunologues du Québec (allergists and immunologists)

Association des Obstétriciens et Gynécologues du Québec (obstetricians and gynecologists)

Association des Omnipraticiens en périnatalité du Québec (general practitioners working in perinatal care)

Association des Optométristes du Québec (optometrists)
514-288-6272/1 888 767-6786

Association des Orthopédagogues du Québec (special education teachers)
514-374-5883/1 888-444-0222

Association des Pédiatres du Québec (pediatricians)

Société des Ostéopathes du Québec (osteopaths)

Professional Orders

Ordre des Chiropracticiens du Québec (chiropractors)

Ordre des Dentistes du Québec (dental hygienists)
514-284-7639/1 800 361-2996
514-875-8511/1 800 361-4887

Ordre des Ergothérapeutes du Québec (occupational therapists)

Ordre des Hygiénistes dentaires du Québec

Ordre des Infirmières et Infirmiers du Québec (nurses)
514-935-2501/1 800 363-6048

Ordre des Optométristes du Québec (optometrists)

Ordre des Orthophonistes et Audiologistes duQuébec (speech-language pathologists and audiologists)
514-282-9123/1 888 232-9123

Ordre des Psychologues du Québec (psychologists)
514-738-1881/1 800 363-2644

Ordre des Sages-Femmes du Québec (midwives)

Ordre professionnel des Diététistes du Québec (dietitians)
514-393-3733/1 888 393-8528

Ordre professionnel des Physiothérapeutes  du Québec (physiotherapists)
514-351-2770/1 800 361-2001

Ordre professionnel des Travailleurs sociaux du Québec (social workers)
514-731-3925/1 888 731-9420