Dr. Mager PhD, RD and colleagues at the University of Alberta are currently conducting a web-based survey eliciting feedback regarding the development of a Gluten Free Food Guide for Children. The purpose of this internet survey is to elicit feedback from individuals living with children with Celiac Disease or have Celiac Disease themselves to help inform guide content. All responses are confidential and survey participation is voluntary, please click here to complete the survey,
The story behind Cannelle Boulangerie AKA Spiffy Bakeshop - one of Canada's pioneers in gluten-free baking!
Decadent, delicious, gluten-free Doughnuts made in Montreal by Chef Nathalie Kaspy-Shtern, aka “Chef Nat"
The story behind Le Point Sans G. A 100% Gluten-Free food truck!
A taste of the new Gluten-Free bakery/coffee shop on Notre-Dame West in St-Henri, Montreal.
Take a tour behind the scenes at Oggi foods. Gluten-Free, peanut free, kosher and organic frozen pastas and pizzas made in Montreal.
Learn about the story behind Louise Sans Gluten - a one-stop shop for all things Gluten-Free!
In Episode 1 of Seriously Gluten-Free, join Aalia Adams as she unveils the story behind one of the leading allergy-friendly restaurant chains in Montreal. Find out how seriously Ottavio takes Gluten-Free.
We have just published the latest updates to our Gluten-Free Friendly Restaurant First-Step Guides. There are two guides - one for Montreal, Laval, and the Montérégie, and one for the other regions in the province. These are minor updates, with a small number of changes to each guide since our previous editions from October 1st, 2016.
To get these guides, go to the Restaurants page.
Whether you are travelling in one of the regions of Quebec, or simply want to go out to dinner for the evening, it can be a challenge to find a place where gluten-free dishes are available. These guides should be considered a first-step in helping you find a place where you can dine without worry. These guides do not replace the vigilance that any person who must dine gluten-free must have in order to dine safely.
Montreal and Area Guide updates
- Saint-Constant location of Amir
- L'Imprévu in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu,
- Café Espace Passerelle in VIllery/Saint-Michel/Parc-Extension
- Tamalera in Plateau Mont-Royal
- Fusion d'Asie in Laval (closed)
- Le Riverain in Ormstown (closed)
- McGill college location of Resto Végo in downtown Montreal (closed)
- Casa Grecque in Lasalle
Quebec (except Montreal and Area) Guide updates:
- Bistro Bistro Évolution et traiteur in Lévis
- Zone Express Santé in Blainville
You are invited to attend the Quebec Chapter AGM to be held on Saturday, April 22 at 2pm. This will be followed by our Annual Member Baking Contest and a talk from dietitian Alana Battiston on Strategies for Strengthening the Immune System. Please see event details below.
The Canadian Celiac Association is the national voice for all Canadians who cannot eat gluten. The CCA has launched a national survey to better understand what gluten-free Canadians want from the CCA and how they feel about the programs and services.
We appreciate you taking a few minutes to share your opinions with us. It should take no more than 10-12 minutes. The results will only be looked at in groups - your answers will never be linked to you personally. Tell us what you think!
Click here to complete the survey.
For our older members many of whom are prone to osteoporosis, Osteoporosis Canada has organized an online Strength Training Seminar. Here are details and the link to register:
In partnership with the Fall Prevention of Community of Practice, Osteoporosis Canada presents:
Part 1: Importance of Exercise, Strength Training, Balance and Posture Training for Fall Prevention
Date: December 9, 2016 | Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm| TSM#: 61078973
Presenter: Lora Giangregorio, PhD
Associate Professor – Department of Kinesiology
University of Waterloo
To register for this event, please visit:
We all know the extra costs involved in eating gluten-free. If you are on a low income allowance or Welfare, those extra costs mean your diet is very restricted. This is especially difficult at Christmastime.
If you can, please consider supporting the GF Holiday Food Drive/Guignolée being initiated by Louise Sans Gluten.
Saturday, December 10th from 9 am to 5 pm
Louise Sans Gluten
475 Dumont Avenue, Suite 109
Dorval, QC, H9S 5W2
(514) 631 3434