The following is a list of community organizations in Quebec which may be of interest to you. See Useful Links
for resources at the national and international level.Portal on Vision Loss Resources
Site dedicated to people living with vision loss, in Quebec in particular. Genuine mine of information for the community. In French only.211
211 provides free information and referral to a full range of community, social, and government services in the following regions: Capitale-Nationale (Greater Quebec City Area), Chaudière-Appalaches and MRC Haute-Yamaska (Granby Area).
Just dial 211 from your phone or visit their website811 (Info-Santé)
Health care professionals consultation service accessible by telephone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It offers answers to common health questions and directs users to the right service in the health and social services network.Capitale-Nationale websiteLaval websiteMontérégie websiteMontreal-Centre websiteAudiothèque
Greater Quebec City: 418-627-8882
Greater Montreal: 514-393-0103
Elsewhere in the province: 1-877-393-0103 (toll free)Audiothèque websiteBon Pilote (Le)
Volunteer drivers for medical appointments and residence cleaning in the Greater Montreal area.
514-593-5454 Montreal Blind Sports Association (ASAM)
Tourism and culture accessible to people with physical disabilities.
514-252-3104Kéroul websiteLongueuil Para-transit Users Association (AUTAL)
Advocacy organisation defending users of the Longueuil para-transit service.
514-282-1999Magnétothèque website MIRA Foundation
Organisation training and breeding guiding dogs to respond to adaptation and rehabilitation needs.
450-795-3725MIRA Foundation websiteQuebec Association for Parents of Visually Impaired children (AQPEHV)
450-465-7225AQPEHV websiteQuebec Blind Sports Association (ASAQ)
514-252-3178ASAQ websiteQuebec Foundation for the Blind (FAQ)
514-259-9470FAQ websiteQuebec Macular Degeneration Association (AQDM)
514-937-1111 or 1-866-867-9389 (toll free)AQDM websiteQuebec Ministry of Health and Social Services (MSSS)
Greater Quebec: 418-644-4545
Greater Montreal: 514-644-4545
Elsewhere in the province: 1-877-644-4545 (toll free)MSSS websiteQuebec Rehabilitation Centres Association (AERDPQ)
514-282-4205Complete list of rehabilitation centres in QuebecRégie de l'assurance maladie du Québec (RAMQ)
Greater Quebec: 418-646-4636
Greater Montreal: 514 864-3411
Elsewhere in the province: 1-800-561-9749 (toll free)RAMQ websiteRegroupement des aveugles et amblyopes du Québec (RAAQ)