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Safety

Pets and baby

The bond between a pet and a child is very special, but beyond its many benefits, it’s crucial to create a safe environment, especially since the whole family is staying home for a few weeks during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Safety

Toy Safety Tips

Toy makers must make sure that they produce safe toys that meet the safety standards set by Health Canada. Sometimes unsafe toys do make their way onto store shelves and into homes. With everyone home during the COVID-19 global pandemic, it's easy to get distracted while your children occupy themselves with perhaps unsafe toys.

Dad

Paternity acknowledgement

Unknown father, absent father, anonymous father: what are the emotional and legal consequences when the father does not appear on the birth certificate?

Our specialists

Should we reward children? Family life

Should we reward children?

Brigitte Racine

Nurse and Psychotherapist

Just like punishments, rewards are given to control children. The difference only lies in the fact that one is more positive than the other. We want the child to continue behaving well so we buy it in some way.

April 6, 2020