Programs and projects

Bright Beginnings – Early Childhood

This program aims to support children and their families in the Gaspé and Magdalen Islands.

To Activities include:

Literacy promotion

  • Online Storytime is a parent-child activity with nursery rhymes, reading, crafts and movement to increase children’s motor and sensory skills.
  • Bilingual activities with Maison de la Famille Avignon aim to increase children’s exposure to and knowledge of both the English and French languages through various family activities.
  •  Events & Festivals

Parenting support

Eastern Shores School Board collaborates with community organizations and CISSS de la Gaspésie to host events for parents of children in pre-k to grade two aimed at creating a relationship of trust with parents and promoting a positive perception of education. Fostering continuity between schools, CLCs, the CISSS, and community organizations, these events take place every month and pair fun activities with information sessions led by health professionals.

To find out about current activities in your community, click on the links below or email or call 418-752-5995.

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