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Useful tips

  1. February 22 2017

    A recent law gives additional protection for tenants aged 70 and over under certain conditions.

  2. February 8 2017

    In Québec, there is no minimum age for having a job. Note, however, that the law gives precedence to school until the young person reaches the required age or graduates.

  3. January 25 2017

    Generally, to be entitled to health services covered by the public plan, you have to present your health insurance card.

  4. January 11 2017

    Mental health touches on numerous aspects of people’s lives and of society. A great many professionals are involved and can give you the help you need. Here's an article designed to make things clearer. 

  5. November 9 2016

    Do you have a problem and don't know where to turn? Here's a list of organizations you should know about.

  6. October 26 2016

    At what age does school become compulsory? How many years does a child have to stay in school? Here are answers that should help.

  7. September 21 2016

    Did you know that a person who has to stay in a hospital before getting a place in a CHSLD has to pay certain accommodation fees?

  8. July 20 2016

    Do you know that there are free information sessions on post-separation parenting?

  9. February 17 2016

    As a parent, you may be eligible for a Revenu Québec tax credit that reimburses you for a portion of your childcare expenses.

  10. January 20 2016

    Here is a snapshot of the rights of minors. At what age can minors legally see a health professional on their own? Can students who work part time get income replacement indemnities if they get hurt on the job? For the answers, read on.