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Montréal, November 17, 2020 – The unprecedented health crisis currently affecting Québec and the rest of the world has had—and will continue to have—significant consequences for young children and their parents. 

Montreal, November 16, 2020 — Young families are among those who have been the most affected by COVID-19. If we don’t take action now, the repercussions of the pandemic on children 5 and under will be dire and long-lasting.

Montreal, November 12, 2020 — Momentum is building in support of Early Childhood Week (November 15–21) to give a voice to the 530,000 children 5 and under in Quebec, or close to 600,000 counting all those who will be born in the coming months.

Montreal, September 29, 2020 – During the 2018 Early Childhood Week, organized by Avenir d’enfants, plans were announced to create a Quebec-wide early childhood collective. Two years later, these plans have become a reality.

Montréal, November 19, 2019 – This morning, to coincide with Early Childhood Week, the Early Childhood Observatory (Observatoire des tout-petits) made public its most recent portrait of young children in Québec, entitled What kind of environments are Québec’s youngest children growing up in? ...

Montreal, November 14, 2019 – Early Childhood Week officially begins on November 17 and continues for a full week, ending November 23. It represents a chance for partners, ambassadors and early childhood organizations to come together and call on the public to take concrete action so that all 530,000 children under 6 in Quebec have an equal chance, from birth onward, to realize their full potential...

As part of Early Childhood Week, which is taking place from November 18 to the 24, the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) wishes to draw public attention to the results of a recent survey that was conducted among the population of Quebec about First Nations and Inuit children.

Fully 62% of Quebecers believe that not enough is being done to promote the proper development of children aged five and under. That’s the main finding of a survey conducted by Léger and made public by the Early Childhood Observatory.

Au Québec, on compte près de 540 000 tout-petits. Dans quelles conditions de vie grandissent ces enfants de 0 à 5 ans? Sommes-nous à la hauteur de ces tout-petits qui seront les grands de demain? La majorité d’entre eux se portent bien et vivent dans un environnement propice à leur développement. Néanmoins, plusieurs vivent encore des situations difficiles.

Au Québec, on compte près de 540 000 tout-petits. Dans quelles conditions de vie grandissent ces enfants de 0 à 5 ans? Sommes-nous à la hauteur de ces tout-petits qui seront les grands de demain? La majorité d’entre eux se portent bien et vivent dans un environnement propice à leur développement. Néanmoins, plusieurs vivent encore des situations difficiles.

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