IRCGM offers its condolences to Mr. Jean Lapierre and Nicole Beaulieu’s family  



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ICRGM offers its condolences​ to Mr. Jean Lapierre and Nicole Beaulieu’s family  


Montreal, March 29, 2016 - Mrs. Pierrette Gagné, Executive Director of the Information and Referral Centre of Reference of Greater Montreal offers her sincere condolences to the family, loved  ones and colleagues of Mr. Jean Lapierre and Mrs. Nicole Beaulieu, who died today at Iles-de-la-Madeleine.

Mrs. Gagné wishes to honour the memory of M. Lapierre’s wife, Mrs. Nicole Beaulieu, who was once a volunteer member of the Advisory Committee of Gambling: Help and Referral whose mandate is to advise the Centre on the changes and trends to consider in the field of social development and gambling. ICRGM manages a specialized helpline Gambling: Help and Referral for citizens who wish to reflect on theirgambling habits and to obtain referral to all available help in the field.

Mrs. Gagné indicated that “Quebec loses an experienced political commentator, Jean Lapierre, who vowed a large part of his career to explain political strategies, behind the scenes power play,highlighting the political wheels in Quebec and Canada.

The Information and Referral Centre of Greater Montreal celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. It offers bilingual information and referral services by phone, on-line and by printed directories to citizens and social field counsellors of the Greater Montreal. It manages the Info-Help Refugees line and two support, information and referral helplines, Drugs: Help and Referral and Gambling: Help and Referral.


Source : Marie Vaillant
Communications Coordinator
Telephone: (514) 527-1388, extension 215