Services

LMRC relies heavily on volunteerism to fill the gap in public services by providing easily accessible prevention, health promotion and support service to vulnerable, marginalized individuals families who face social exclusion and lack of access to English services. Partnering with many grass-root community organizations and LaSalle City Borough. LMRC mobilizes and responsibly utilize resources to ensure client centered culturally relevant service delivery so that individuals can build resilience and reduce risk factors to successfully reach their fullest potentials. By maintaining a flexible, client-centered approach LMRC is able to meet the emerging needs of our community.

Services include counselling/therapy for:

  • Adjustment, adaptation issues, life cycle transitions
  • Burnout/work related stress
  • Depression/anxiety loneliness
  • Intercultural/intergenerational conflict
  • Marital distress
  • Caring for senior parent or spouse
  • Immigration issues
  • Sexual abuse survivors
  • Domestic abuse
  • Coping with chronic illness
  • Gender identity issues
  • Loss/Bereavement
  • Addiction
  • Trauma
  • Dealing with blended families

 

LMRC values of social inclusion and integration supports people from different backgrounds contributing to our shared community and still maintaining their cultural identity, practice and traditions. To this end, LMRC addresses the needs of a diverse population in order to reduce racial, ethnic disparities.

Specific concrete support services to aid immigrants adaptation to Montréal includes the following:

How to access LMRC services

  • Self referral
  • Referrals from family, relatives and friends
  • School, church, community organization
  • Employment
  • Physician/health care professionals
  • DYP, CLSC, social services
  • Justice