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News from Portage's drug addiction rehabilitation and employment reintegration centres in Canada.

The Montreal Users Committee is Recruiting!!

May 24, 2022

Small message of interest to all current and former Portage residents The Portage User Committee (Montreal region) is looking for passionate new members to fill some of its vacancies. To continue to give back to the community after its program,… Read more »

Women from Lac Echo Invited to a Theatrical Performance at Place des Arts

May 12, 2022

On Wednesday, May 4th, Hydro-Québec invited six women from Portage’s rehabilitation program for adults at Lac Echo, in Prevost, to a play. As part of its partnership with the Duceppe Theater, Hydro-Québec, a loyal Portage partner for many years, made… Read more »

Creating a Fleet of Electric Vehicles: Portage Moves Toward Sustainable Mobility

Apr 22, 2022

In March 2022, Portage acquired its first hybrid vehicle for the Lac Echo rehabilitation center in Prévost, Quebec. This car sets a much larger project to move forward toward a full fleet of electric vehicles in motion. The goal of… Read more »

Portage Awarded Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada

Feb 4, 2022

Accreditation Canada, a national organization that supports and assesses good practices in health and social services establishments, conducted an on-site survey of Portage’s centres and administrative offices in late October 2021 to assess the quality of our services. We are… Read more »

Portage’s 26th Golf Omnium at Club de Golf Royal Québec

Jul 27, 2021

While golf experienced an unprecedented interest during the pandemic, and despite everything being ready for the 26th Edition of the Golf Open in the Quebec City area, Mother Nature decided otherwise and the event that was to be held on… Read more »

Portage’s 23rd Golf Omnium at Club Laval-sur-le-Lac

Jul 27, 2021

After a difficult winter season and an unprecedented year, a day outdoors practising golf was just what everyone needed. The reinvented 23rd Edition of the Portage Golf Open took place on Monday, June 7th under sunny skies at the Club… Read more »

Graduation Day 2021 at Portage Lac Echo

Jul 7, 2021

On Tuesday, June 22nd 2021, Portage Lac Echo held an intimate graduation ceremony for three of Portage’s anglophone program residents. This graduating class is part of the Mountainview High School Portage Campus at Lac Echo. The commencement, which was held on… Read more »

ivari Helps Ontario Youth in Need

May 20, 2021

Portage Ontario is happy to announce a new partnership with ivari. One of Canada’s leading individual life insurance providers, the company made a generous donation of $20,000 in support of our Youth Treatment Program. Generous donations such as these make… Read more »

Portage and Energy Valero Foundation of Canada Join Forces to Bring Mothers Happiness

May 6, 2021

For the past two years, the partnership between Portage and Energy Valero Foundation of Canada has made it possible to provide fun and recreational activities to Portage’s mother and child program located in Montreal. This program offers pregnant women and… Read more »

Your Community Garden at Cassidy Lake

Apr 22, 2021

A Portage Atlantic and District N1 Lions Project. About Portage Atlantic The bilingual residential programs and services offered at Portage have helped thousands of Atlantic youth overcome their dependencies and live healthy, happy, and productive lives. Since its very beginnings… Read more »