The third edition of Early Childhood Week is fortunate to be able to count on the support of a number of dedicated people from diverse backgrounds.

We invite you to join them in standing hand in hand for our little ones!


Nathalie Bondil

Director and Chief Curator, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Simon Boucher

Mayor of Sainte-Clotilde-de-Horton, Municipalité amie des enfants Representative for MRC Arthabaska

Martin Damphousse

Mayor of Varennes and Chair of the Carrefour action municipale et famille

Martine Desjardins

Commissioner, Commission sur l’éducation à la petite enfance, and Columnist

Rosannie Filato

City Councillor for the Borough of Villeray and City of Montréal Executive Committee Member in Charge of Social and Community Development, Homelessness, Youth, the Condition of Women, and Sports and Recreation

Vincent Graton

Actor and Columnist

Marie Grégoire

Columnist and Publisher

Michel Leblanc

President and CEO of the Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal

Elsie Lefebvre

Director of La Ruche Montréal and Former MNA

Monique Leroux

Former President of Desjardins Group, Chair of the Board of Investissement Québec

Myriam Nadeau

City Councillor for Gatineau

Olya Ovtchinnikova

2008 Fencing Olympian and Program Manager, Athlete Marketing, Canadian Olympic Committee

Jean-François Parenteau

Mayor of Verdun

Ghislain Picard

Assembly of First Nations Regional Chief, Quebec/Labrador

Jean-Louis Roy

Chief Executive Officer, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec

Crédit: Jean-François Bérubé

Kim St-Pierre

Olympian (Hockey Goaltender), BOKS Regional Coordinator for Quebec

Early Childhood Week is an opportunity to raise awareness, promote dialogue and engage society about early childhood matters.