Community News

Consult our articles on various social and community topics.

A tribute to Lorraine Bilocq Lebeau

by: Lucie Kechichian
A tribute to Lorraine Bilocq Lebeau
The Information and Referral Centre pays tribute to one of its pillars, Ms. Lorraine Biloqc Lebeau. The one who held the position of general manager from 1989 to 2013 died on July 12.

211 Greater Montreal Service Available in 200 Languages

211 Greater Montreal Service Available in 200 Languages
The 211 Greater Montreal information and referral service is accessible in over 200 languages, using an interpretation service by videoconferencing. This allows for information about available community resources to be shared with individuals who do not speak English or French. During this health and economic crisis, it is important that no one is left behind.

Legal Aid

by: 211 Team, reviewed by the Commission des services juridiques
Legal Aid
How to get legal help and assistance? Organizations can help you for free or at low cost in legal procedures.

Income Tax Clinics for Low-Income People

by: 211 - Information & Referral Team
Income Tax Clinics for Low-Income People
Find volunteer help for your taxes in Greater Montreal. Low-income people can access a free tax clinic at a partner organization of Revenue Quebec and the Canada Revenue Agency.

211 Greater Montreal Celebrates National 211 Day

by: Lucie Kechichian
211 Greater Montreal Celebrates National 211 Day
The 211 service, which puts citizens in touch with local community organizations and public services, is celebrating National 211 Day to highlight its impact on communities. 211 Greater Montreal, in operation since 2018, is becoming increasingly well known to residents looking for help to deal with difficult or precarious situations and can be proud of its first two years of service.

Family Resources Centres

by: Christelle Labrecque-Dupuis, collaborator
Family Resources Centres
Find Family Resources Centres in your neighborhood for activities, respite and support for parents and children.

Attendant Services and Accompanied Transport

Attendant Services and Accompanied Transport
Find volunteer attendant services and accompanied transport services for medical appointments and outings with a Greater Montreal non-profit organization.

COVID-19 : Information and Resouces

Useful information on COVID-19 in Québec

Food assistance

Food assistance
How to get food aid in Greater Montreal? Find food banks, food vouchers and other services to get food at low prices.

Women's Centres

More than 60 women's centers in Greater Montréal are there to provide you with support services, material assistance and social activities.
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