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The Only Bilingual Day Centre in Montréal for those Living with Multiple Disabilities

 
 
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Demographics
 
 
Action Centre Members come from across the island of Montréal
– all communities, ethnicities and backgrounds.
 
Over 90% live on government disability incomes of $9,600 annually
English: 55% / French: 45% - 10% of each group is bilingual
Over 50% live in subsidized Government housing – must leave 3 days /week for ‘structured activity*
Centre attendance permits members to fulfill this obligation (3 days/ wk, 6 hrs/ day)
Regular attendance by members provides welcome respite for family and caregivers
Reduces need to go to malls or out into the streets
 
* Similar structured activities/ services at home cost +$30,000 year/ person
 
 
 
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