The team of Gatineau Social Pediatrics Center is composed of health professionals and social services working with children and their families in order to reduce the effects of chronical stress on their health.
Our reception service
The friendly family home plays a key role in updating our approach. According to the bases of the approach of the community social pediatrics Dr. Gilles Julien, the home is a basic ingredient that can not be overlooked. It installs a climate of respect and listening conducive to the success of medical interventions, psychosocial and community.
Assessment and Referral
This is the initial service and monitoring that allows the clinical team to properly assess the needs expressed, to listen to the child and all significant adults around. It is performed as an input service which will determine, following the development of an action plan, all activities, services and interventions that will be implemented in collaboration with a number of world partners health and social services, but also other members of the community with whom we share the responsibility for children's health.
During the year, children with greater needs in terms of intensity and duration see a counselor who is dedicated to them to provides individual follow. The intensity is variable and can reach a meeting a week.
Different forms of innovative and complementary therapies to the Network of Health and Social Services are available to children of the Centre.
Group activities are developed to meet the multiple needs of children aimed at improving their health and help them discover the world in a fun way.