Mission

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The Centre d’amitié autochtone de Lanaudière (CAAL) works to improve Indigenous living conditions by offering many support services, guidance and information through programs catered to Indigenous families living in or passing through the Lanaudière region.

The CAAL brings Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations together in a spirit of respect for the culture and values of all.

Services

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Support

  • Guidance counselling
  • Referrals

Preschool

  • Preschool support
  • Parenting support
  • Daycare service

Education

  • Homework assistance
  • Parenting support
  • Parenting workshops
  • School success contracts – Summer camps
  • Pedagogical outings
  • Atisokaci reading club
  • Educational support
  • School guidance counselling

Youth

  • Support for returning to school
  • Integration into the labour market
    • Skills development for 10–25-year-olds
    • Socioprofessional support for young adults, ages 18 to 24
  • Youth Council
    • Educational and sports activities organized by youth

Community life

  • Traditional crafts
  • Collective kitchen
  • Intergenerational celebrations
  • Family outings
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Contact information

523 Ste-Anne Boul.
Joliette (Qc) J6E 5A3


Business hours

  • Monday : 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday : 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday : 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Thursday : 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Friday : 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Saturday : Closed
  • Sunday : Closed

Board of Directors

  • Éric Labbé, Chair
  • Germaine Petiquay, Treasurer
  • Richard Moar, Secretary
  • Vicky Moar Niquay, Youth member
  • Manny Moar, Member
  • Alice Echaquan, Member
  • René Ottawa, Member

Staff

  • Katy Niquay, Coordinator
  • Sylvie Metayer, Administrative Assistant
  • Rosalia Petiquay, Receptionist - Member Services
  • Amélie Bernard, Skills Development Project Manager
  • Odette Dubé, Family and Early Childhood Activity Leader
  • Gisèle Flamand, Community Worker
  • Marcelle Konan, Project Manager
  • Louise Landreville, Project Manager
  • Pierrette Moar, Housekeeper
  • Mylène Ottawa, Family and Early Childhood Worker
  • Eugène Moar, Driver and Maintenance
  • Frédérique Provost, Psychosocial Worker

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