Our experience with the teenagers of Côte-des-Neiges was enriching for all of us, especially in terms of social relationships. Throughout different activities, such as basketball and soccer, we developed good and positive relationships with the youth. Working outside this summer has been fun for every animator. Even thought […]
Myriam is 23 years old. Doing her interships during her studies in teaching allowed her to know how much she loves working with youth.
Myriam knows Côte-des-Neiges really well because she went to school from primary school till university in that neighborhood. She appreciates its multicultural aspect : […]
Latisha is sixteen. She lives in Côte-des-Neiges, but she goes to school in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce so she knows a lot of people in the neighborhood. It is her fourth summer as a park animator!
For her, this work is an opportunity to give back to her community : «I […]
Thibaut is the coordinator for «Ça bouge dans les parcs!» project in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce since three years now. What pushes him the most to continue doing this job is the fact that every summer is unique : «It’s never the same, there’s always something new : some of the youth are coming back year after year, […]
Charles is 19 years old. He went to St-Louis high school in Montreal where he learned how to communicate better in front of people through his theater class. He also worked with youth from 12 to 18 years old in the Cadets for many years, wich was a great leadership experience for him.
One of the […]
Here’s Linh-Tuan, Tony-Ann, John, Rubina, Andres and Janice (no photo), the 6 Park Animators for CDN this summer.
Like the population they serve, they come from very different cultural backgrounds, which brings cultural wealth to this community program.
Linh-Tuan studied at university to become a sport education teacher. For him, sports are a good mean for reaching […]
We’re happy to present you the coordinator of the Park Animators for CDN this summer : Jean-Claude.
For the past years, he was in charge of “Parc animé” for CDN, a community program a bit like Park Animators, but for kids between 5 and 11 years old instead of youth between 11 and 17 years old.
Hey CDN people!
Here’s John, Andres, Linh-Tuan, Janice, Jean-Claude, Tony-Anne and Rubina.
Since the beginning of the summer, they are going in the different parks of the neighbourhood to meet youth and do activities / sports with them.
The main goal of the park animators project is to reach youth from CDN that are not part of more […]
June 15 is the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
For that occasion, I had the chance to animate the activity “Taking action collectively for the wellbeing“.
Close to 40 seniors came by to participate in an animated afternoon that was very pleasant!
The activity was well appreciated by all and the participants said that they […]