Homelessness

According to the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux, people in a situation of homelessness do not have a fixed address or a stable, safe or sanitary place to live.

Get services and support

If you or someone you know is experiencing homelessness, get help by contacting the  first-line intake of the CISSS de Laval at 450-627-2530, extension 64922.

The Homelessness team at the CISSS de Laval works at different community organizations with people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

To obtain residential resources services, contact:

 Auberge du coeur L'Envolée 

1620, Patriotes Street
Laval (Québec) H7L 2N6 
450-628-0907

or

 Le centre d’hébergement communautaire L’Aviron

111, Laurentides Boulevard
Laval (Québec) H7G 2T2
450-933-6610

COMMUNITY SERVICES

In Laval, a number of other community organizations provide services to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

The following organizations can also help you: :

 

Since homelessness is often related to other factors, such as mental health vulnerabilities or an addiction problem (alcohol, drugs, gambling), you can consult these sections of our site for services offered by other organizations:

Mental health
Addictions

Social housing

In Laval, you can access community support for social housing. Affordable apartments with services and support can be provided to people in need.


For more information, contact the first-line intake of the Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval at 450-627-2530, extension 64922.

Food security

The World Health Organization (WHO) has defined food security as follows:

  • Ensuring that people have both physical and economic access to the basic food they need for a healthy and active life.
  • Ensuring that people have the guaranteed ability to get food.
  • Ensuring that people have access to simple, reliable and objective information to make informed food choices.
  • Ensuring that food is nutritionally adequate and personally and culturally acceptable.
  • Ensuring that people can obtain food in a manner that respects human dignity.
  • Ensuring that foods and products are consumed in adherence to fair, equitable and moral social values.
  • Ensuring that foods are produced and distributed in a respectful way through a sustainable agri-food system.

A complete directory of Laval organizations that provide food security services is available at   www.securitealimentairelaval.org.

Below are some agencies in the region that provide emergency food assistance:

 


Centre communautaire Eben-Ezer

8488, Lévesque Blvd. East
450-665-1798
514-813-5560
Maison de la famille de Saint-François8190, Lévesque Blvd. East450-665-6510
Le relais du quartier de St-Vincent-de-Paul4899, St-Joseph St.450-664-4711
Partage St-Maxime3700, Lévesque Blvd. West450-973-4242
L'entraide Saint-Léopold3827, Sainte-Rose Blvd.450-625-1190
La maison de quartier de Fabreville3031, Dagenais Blvd. West450-625-5453
Association amicale des jeunes et parents (AGAPE)3950, Notre-Dame West Blvd.450-686-4333
Centre de bénévolat et Moisson Laval1870, Michelin St.450-681-6164
Le relais communautaire de Laval111, Laurentides Blvd.450-668-8727

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