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Graduation Day 2021 at Portage Lac Echo

July 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

April 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 »

Addiction Services: Have 18 to 21-Year-Olds Emerged From Their Adolescence?

April 16, 2021

Recent questions about caring for young adults battling drug and alcohol addiction are changing mindsets about where these young people belong in social and health services. Portage considered this matter and has now extended its adolescent program in Eastern Quebec… Read more »

Portage “West Island” Celebrates 20 Years

February 19, 2021

Portage’s Anglophone Youth Program (commonly known as the West Island program) welcomed its first resident on January 18, 2001. Since then, 2,353 Anglophone youth have come through its doors. “Imagine a time when a dream became a reality. The opening… Read more »