New parents and families in difficulty alike can turn to L’Actuel for assistance and support via one of its services.
Our services in helping families
Through this temporary and last resort assistance service, low-income individuals and those in need receive food and hygiene products.
Low-income families, referred by the CISSS Integrated Perinatal and Early Childhood Services, can receive free diapers and formula for their babies
Accompanied by a team of experienced volunteers, supported by the Canada Revenue Agency and Revenu Québec, L’Actuel offers a tax clinic to citizens who meet the eligibility criteria.
Community kitchens allow participants to cook healthy and affordable dishes. This service ensures food security, improves health and quality of life, while breaking the isolation of people experiencing difficulties.
Mamies-secours (Grannies to the rescue)
Mamies-secours provides respite to young parents, giving them a few hours of rest and time for themselves.