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“Here, I have reconstructed a little home”: senior service residences, between autonomy and security

Thursday at 3 p.m., it’s Lemon heater at the Domitys residence in Villiers-sur-Marne (Val-de-Marne). In the living room, about twenty residents solicit their visual memory around a game, projected on a screen. Anxious to reach out to isolated people, the facilitator, Alexis, strives to offer activities that appeal to everyone. Not easy given the diversity […]

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Presidential 2022: is the public service of early childhood a simple slogan?

Create a “public early childhood service” for families? The idea appears in the program of candidates for the presidential election of all stripes: Emmanuel Macron, Valérie Pécresse, Anne Hidalgo, Yannick Jadot or even Jean-Luc Mélenchon. Although not yet detailed at this stage, the project would consist of guaranteeing each family the possibility of obtaining childcare […]

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Little mouse will grow up

Some children write to Santa Claus or their imaginary friend. My seven-year-old daughter maintains an assiduous correspondence with the little mouse. Do not laugh. The word was slipped under the pillow, accompanied by a plea with a slightly punk spelling, but with a courtesy, a candor to melt the most uncompromising of readers: “Little mouse […]