The CommunityOur Organizations
The following organizations have a regional mandate to serve and represent the English-speaking community of the Gaspé Coast.
CASA works to build and strengthen the vitality of the English‑speaking population of the Gaspé Coast (Matapedia to Gaspé) by representing the community’s interests and designing and delivering programs that respond to its needs.
A volunteer-driven organization, CEDEC sparks economic innovation in building forward-looking, prosperous and confident communities across Quebec through sharing expertise, knowledge and building partnerships.
Eastern Shores School Board
Eastern Shores School Board is a geographically diverse school board stretching from Fermont in the north to the Magdalen Islands in the Southeast, its administrative territory also includes the entire Gaspe Peninsula. The student population consists of nearly 1,400 students spread across 13 elementary schools, 8 secondary schools and 5 adult education centers.
Gaspé Literacy Council
The Gaspésie Literacy Council, one of eleven literacy councils in Quebec, delivers services and provide services to individuals and groups interested in improving their reading, writing, numeracy, computer, and teaching skills.
The Gaspé Spec
The Spec is a weekly regional newspaper with a special emphasis on the English-speaking community.
The following organizations include/reach a significant number of English speakers in their respective areas:
Vision Gaspé-Percé Now
VGPN’s mandate is to ensure that services that enhance the quality of life for all English-speaking Gaspesians residing in the MRC’s of Côte-de-Gaspé and Rocher-Percé are available.
Family Ties New Carlisle
Family Ties supports English-speaking families in New Carlisle by encouraging the development of parenting skills, supporting early childhood learning, and offering support for families.
Cascapedia Fifty-Plus Club
Cascapedia River Museum
Duthie Point Historic Site, New Richmond
New Richmond Bluegrass Association
New Richmond Agricultural Society
Kempffer Cultural Interpretation Centre, New Carlisle
Shigawake Music Festival
Barachois Recreation Centre
Douglastown Community Centre
York River Community Hall
702 boul de York Ouest, Gaspé
Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government
Micmacs of Gesgapegiag