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Our mission: to inform you and guide you free of charge to community resources
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.
Here are a few example of the kind of help that the Centre offers:
Where could I get help from a food bank?
I am looking for transportation or assistance to take my father to a medical appointment.
I would like to donate furniture, clothing and household items. Do you know of an organization that could come and get them?
Do you know where I could have help with my tax income report at low cost?
Is there a place where I could take English classes?
I am looking for low cost activities.
I am looking for a supervised appartment or housing cooperative.
The Centre also manages three specialized services: Referral Helpline for Seniors; and two helplines available throughout the province, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: Drugs : Help and Referral and Gambling: Help and Referral.
Directory of Social and Community Services of Greater Montréal 2014-2015
Looking for food assistance for the Holiday season?
Canadian Community Information and Referral Conference (CCIRC) 2014
Annual Report 2013-2014
Press Release — Increased needs and gaps in support
The 45th annual meeting of the Information and Referral Centre of Greater
Press Release / Gambling: Help and Referral has assisted nearly 175,000 people in 20 years!
National Policy on homelessness
Gambling : Help and Referral Celebrates 20 Years of Service Within the Community
New Edition of the Directory of Self-Help and Support Groups in the Greater Montréal Area 2013-2014
Mrs. Nadeau’s address
Pierrette Gagné joins the Board of Directors of InformCanada
The 2012-2013 edition of the Directory of Food Resources for Low Income people in Greater Montréal is now available
You can actively support the Centre and contribute to improve the quality of life in our community by making a donation.

New Directory
Directory of Social and Community Services of Greater Montréal 2014-2015
After being launched on December 2nd 2014, the Directory of Social and Community Services of Greater Montreal is now available. It has already been very well received by organizations and field workers who have come to acquire it on the same day of its release.
The Information and Referral Centre of Greater Montréal (IRCGM)has launched the 2014-2015 edition of the Directory of Social and Community Services of Greater Montréal. It is the most comprehensive referral guide on social and community services provided to meet various needs such as: MATERIAL ASSISTANCE, FOOD ASSISTANCE, HEALTH, MENTAL HEALTH, HOUSING, HOMELESSNESS, EMPLOYABILITY, SENIORS and F...
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Executive message
Our role as a pathfinder is more essential than ever
Recent months have brought their share of concerns in the social and community fields. Several cuts have been announced in the fall by the government in an effort to return to balanced budgets and public services optimization. 

This situation is very worrying. While budgets and governments measures are being cut and discussions are rising to limit or even close some local structure providing neighborhood services, social needs keep increasing and community resources must find a way to do more with less…No one is spared: famil...


The Centre publishes periodically essential referral Directories

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