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The yellow door

Introduction

The Generations Project, the Yellow Door's flagship program, is run by two coordinators and over 250 volunteers who serve close to 300 elderly persons in the downtown Montreal area. Many of these friendly visitors are McGill University students who generously volunteer their time and energy.

Contact

  • Address: 3625 Rue Aylmer Montréal H2X 2C3
  • Contact person: Melissa Dalva, coordonnatrice projet aînés
  • Phone: 514-845-2600 #2
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Website: http://www.yellowdoor.org/
  • Areas covered: Ville-Marie
  • The organization is covering a part of Ville-Marie. Quadrilateral: Avenue des Pins, Rue St-Denis, Rue St-Jacques and Atwater.

Services

Support

  • Types: Individual support
  • Time periods: Daytime (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • Location: In the home
  • Cost: Free
  • Access limited to: Reserved for members
  • Language: French, English
  • Additional information:
    -We arrange weekly home visits to seniors by volunteers
    -We regularly organize social events for our volunteers and elderly friends, such as our Social Club, Knitting Club, Book Club, Movie Club and Art Club

Home care

  • Types: Personal care and hygiene assistance
  • Time periods: Daytime (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • Cost: Free
  • Access limited to: Reserved for members
  • Language: French, English
  • Additional information:
    -We arrange accompaniments to hospital and other appointments

Last updated March 20, 2018