Newsletter – November 2015

1/11/2015

We are very pleased to show you the latest edition of our newsletter (in French only) about the AFPAD’s 10th anniversary. All the articles summarize this event, that would not have been possible without our members, partners, sponsors, board of directors and the AFPAD team. Thank you! Here is an overview of the November edition: […]

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Radio interviews with the SOCAM

30/10/2015

The AFPAD has a new collaboration with the SOCAM – Société de communication Atikamekw-Montagnais – who broadcasts within aboriginal communities. The first interview was held today where Nancy Roy, our general manager, spoke about our association. You may listen (in French) to this interview: The next radio broadcast will be on November 18th and will be about grief among children (presented […]

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Prix Hommage à 10 personnes d’exception

28/10/2015

During our 10th anniversary that was held on October 3rd, we honoured 10 exceptional individuals who have helped the cause of victims to move forward in the last 10 years at a Tribute Award Ceremony. More than 20 applications were submitted by our members, other organisations and the public. Choosing the 10 candidates wasn’t easy […]

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Restorative justice and art-therapy

23/10/2015

On October 17th, the AFPAD organised two workshops with opposing themes to help our members express their pain through different means: restorative justice and art-therapy. All speakers were very generous in their presentations and we thank them for participating in these activities that helped our members: Serge Charbonneau, Regroupement des organismes de justice alternative du […]

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Les gagnants du tirage sont…

8/10/2015

Dans le cadre du 10e anniversaire de l’AFPAD, une grande levée de fonds fût organisée où trois magnifiques prix étaient à gagner. Le tirage a eu lieu samedi le 3 octobre 2015 et nous sommes très heureux de vous dévoiler les gagnants! PREMIER PRIX ÉLISABETH NÉWASHISH La gagnante est de la région de Lanaudière et son […]

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Conference on disappearances – Quebec City

7/10/2015

You are invited to a conference where different speakers will give information about their work and answer your questions about disappearances : a lawyer, an investigator from the Sûreté du Québec, etc. Also, a family that is member of the AFPAD will speak of their experience with the disappearance of a loved one. Date: Saturday,October […]

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Newsletter – October 2015

1/10/2015

Our latest newsletter is available to read (in French only). In summary, you will find: An article about music therapy benefits for grieving families, written by Maison Monbourquette The AFPAD’s ethical code A presentation of the Center for Services in Restorative Justice An article about aboriginal community realities, written by Rose-Anna Niquay An article about […]

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Présentation auprès d’étudiants de l’École de criminologie

25/09/2015

Depuis plusieurs années, l’Université de Montréal invite l’AFPAD à venir faire une présentation dans le cadre du cours en victimologie, donné par Madame Jo-Anne Wemmers, professeure titulaire à l’École de Criminologie. L’objectif visé est de de faire connaître notre association et ses services et de sensibiliser les étudiants quant à la réalité vécue par les […]

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Restoring together what crime has broken – October 17, 2015

24/09/2015

Join us on October 17th to hear conferences about restorative justice and criminal mediation, and also be part of a workshop on art-therapy. You may participate at both activities or only one, here are the detailled information: MORNING CONFERENCES (from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm) Restorative justice Criminal mediation Testimonial LUNCH There is a bistro […]

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Soutien de la chaîne ADR.tv

10/09/2015

L’AFPAD était présente le vendredi 4 septembre dernier lors d’une conférence de presse pour soutenir M. Vincent Géracitano et pour demander que sa chaîne ADR.tv soit maintenue en ondes. Pour nos membres touchés par une disparition criminelle, le poste Avis de recherche est un service très important, ainsi que pour l’ensemble de la population et l’AFPAD, c’est […]

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