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Donations collected by the Fondation les petits trésors serve to consolidate our mission to raise awareness and de-stigmatize, to offer the best available child psychiatric mental health care, and to provide respite to families throughout Quebec dealing with youth mental health issues and autism.

Our
main areas of investment:

  • Support research and care at the Hôpital en santé mentale Rivière des Prairies (CIUSSS-NIM) 
  • Raise awareness to better prevent child psychiatric mental health issues
  • Innovate by developing therapeutic tools to support families
  • Support organizations that provide essential respite throughout Quebec

Some projects completed, or in progress
at the Hôpital en santé mentale Rivière-des-Prairies

  • Outfit sensory rooms in hospital units
  • Reorganize or update hospital units
  • Innovate: support the evolution and validation of technological applications that facilitate language development and support the routines of children with autism
  • Adventure activities for young people with anxiety
  • Purchase of therapeutic equipment
  • Purchase of psychological assessment tests
  • Support for the Transforming Autism Care Consortium (TACC)
  • Support Dr. Clown and his therapeutic clown program in child and adolescent mental health inpatient units

Some projects completed, or in progress
at the Hôpital en santé mentale Rivière-des-Prairies

  • Child psychiatric mental health database
  • Secure outdoor facilities for our young patients
  • Outdoor awareness playground sets for young people with autism
  • Project Z: a therapeutic tool for generalized anxiety
  • Research centre: doctoral and postdoctoral research grants
  • Sleep laboratory: purchase of smart watches and sweaters to monitor children’s sleep and create a sleep database
  • Brain mapping for young autistic people

Some of the respite organizations we support

  • Association du syndrome de la Tourette Spring Break camp
  • Répits de Gaby in Lanaudière
  • Famille et Compagnie en vacances program throughout Quebec
  • Les Petites Lucioles and Maison Thomas Boucher in Quebec
  • Maison de répit à la campagne in Rougemont
  • Répit « une heure pour moi » in Montreal
  • Société de l’autisme des Laurentides summer camps
  • Programme urgence répit (P.U.R.)

Thank you
for your commitment to us

As we work to help calm the mental storms that affect our children and adolescents, so that they can thrive!