Appetite for success

Appetite for success

Fourchettes de l’Espoir, Montreal North Montreal North is known for its diverse mix of cultures but also for its poverty, which inevitably impacts youth and families the most and is keenly felt in a neighborhood where many households are headed […]

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Healthy habits for families

Healthy habits for families

Carrefour Mousseau, Longueuil Those whom the Carrefour Mousseau in Longueuil welcome through its doors have few resources and little control over their living conditions. Stress and anxiety resulting from poverty can take a toll, especially on families. The Jardin, saveurs […]

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Food for cultural integration

Food for cultural integration

Cuisines et vie collectives Saint-Roch, Parc-Extension, Montreal Known as Little Greece in former days, Montreal’s Parc Extension neighborhood today is a cultural mosaic that includes large indian, sri lankan, bangladeshi and pakistani communities. Into the mix add the fact that […]

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Basic meals and nutrition

Basic meals and nutrition

PAS de la rue, South central Montreal Life on the streets is not easy for anyone and even less so for seniors. Survival is harsh and takes an especially high physical and psychological toll on the elderly. Unfortunately, homelessness among […]

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An open door for isolated youth

An open door for isolated youth

L’Orignal tatoué, Joliette, Lanaudière For a young person in difficulty with no fixed address and nowhere to call home, a friendly place like l’Orignal tatoué in Joliette can help turn life around. That’s what happened for Maxime. At age 24 […]

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