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Our mission: to inform you and guide you
We can guide you free of charge
 
The Information and Referral Centre is an autonomous and bilingual non profit organization which offers free information on community resources of the Greater Montréal in terms of social security, health, employment, welfare, and recreation. The Centre directs persons seeking help in solving their problems to the appropriate agency providing the service needed. Leader in the field of information and referral, the Information and Referral Centre of Greater Montréal is recognized as a reliable source of information by the various social field workers concerned by the social problems affecting our community today. More than 25 people employees and volunteers work for the Centre. The Centre also publishes five Directories on the community services in the Greater Montréal area.
 
The Centre also manages three specialized services: Referral Helpline for Seniors, 211 Laval, and two helplines available throughout the province, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: Drugs : Help and Referral and Gambling: Help and Referral.
 
 
 
News
Press release : Great news ! 211 will be implemented in the RCM of Assomption
In the News : 211 in Laval is now implemented !
The press conference launching of 211Laval.ca: photo
Mathieu Chaurette, of IRCGM, explaining the 211Laval.ca Website
211 in Laval/ IRCGM : Proud Partner of the City of Laval
Press release: We are celebrating our 60 years, come and join us!
Press release: Alcohol and drug users are worried and disarrayed
Press release: Marie Vaillant Nominated Director of Communications at IRCGM
Press release: Just a few more days before … income taxes
Press release: IRCGM offers its condolences to Mr. Jean Lapierre and Mrs. Nicole Beaulieu’s family  
In the News: Laval and IRCGM: Long live 211!
Press release: (in French) Service 211 Laval - une première dans la grande région métropolitaine
Picture: Pierrette Gagné, Executive Director IRCGM and the Mayor of Laval, M. Marc Demers
Press Release: IRCGM, proud partner of the City of Laval in the implementation of the new 211 service
A word from Pierrette Gagné: March 8, for all of us!
In the News: Breakfast TV Montreal reports of our Helpline for Seniors
In the News: The Gazette talks about our Referral Helpline for Seniors
In the News: Radio-Canada talks about our info-help refugees line
Press release: An info-referral telephone service, 7 days a week, for seniors of the Greater Metropolitan Area
Breaking News! IRCGM now has an Instagram account!
Press release:211 Day - 211: an added value for the metropolis
The Gazette covers our story about our new Directory on homelessness resources!
Directory of Community Services for Homeless people: available at The Information and Referral Centre
Media Notice:Launching of the Directory of Community services for Homeless People in the Greater Montréal area
IRCGM's Brigitte G.-Boudreau is in Bel âge Magazine!

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Great News
211, now in Laval!

Because of our expertise in the field of info-reference for the last 60 years, IRCGMis now providing the Laval citizens with all the information that they need regarding Laval's social and community groups, and about those outside of Laval that serve their needs and this, with the help of the Web site http://www.211laval.ca and by a telephone service facilitating access to our service: the 2-1-1.

This announcement was made on March 18 by Laval’s mayor, Mr. Marc Demers at a press conference conference in the presence of Louis-Philippe Bourgeois, Chairman of the Board of IRCGM and Pierrette Gagné, Executive Director of IRCGM, Mr. Mario Régis, vice-président Social Development of Centraide of Greater Montreal, Mr. Pierre Tessier of Social Development of the City of Laval and of other distinguished guests.

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Executive message
 
60 Years … Listening to Your Needs

This year we are celebrating our 60th birthday. Sixty years listening to your needs while pursuing our mission To Inform and to guide you towards the most appropriate resource. It has been a challenge to persist in spite of social, political and economic changes, and not to forget the requirements of funding and the inevitable question of succession.

I am very proud of what has been accomplished for the last 60 years. IRCGM has always been faithful to its mission and values while progressing in its intervention modes. Technologically, our evolution has been spectacular! From small machine-typed index cards needed to collect information concerning social and community-based resources up to our database that permits the geographical positioning of resources of the Greater Montreal Area … there is a universe! But the accuracy of our information has never...


 
Publications

The Centre publishes periodically essential referral Directories
 

 
 
 
      Phone : 514 527-1375 Fax : 514 527-9712 Email : crgm@info-reference.qc.ca