News and Events

Une nuit dans la rue, presented by Sun Life Financial

Thank you to our sponsors:  AN UNFORGETTABLE EVENT – For the first time in Montreal The event aims to make the corporate community aware of the issue of youth homelessness in our city. On October 5th, 2017, executive participants (CEOs, directors, etc.) from major companies, start-up leaders, and young professionals will spend one night sleeping […]

Le Grand Partage, presented by Sun Life Financial

PRESENTED BY Le Grand Partage will be presented in partnership with the Association des restaurateurs de rue du Québec and will feature the internationally renowned circus troupe Les 7 doigts. Our goal is to raise $100,000 to continue to respond to the increasingly complex needs of homeless and at-risk youth in Montreal. The event is […]

10th annual Happening Gourmand festival

The 10th annual Happening Gourmand festival starts soon!  From January 5th to February 5th 2017, the Antonopoulos Group will offer set menus at discounted prices in its 9 restaurants in Old Montreal. For the 10th anniversary edition, $1 from every menu served will be donated directly to Dans la rue. For reservations and additional information, […]

Without a Home: The National Youth Homelessness Survey

The first pan-Canadian study of young people who experience homelessness, Without a Home: The National Youth Homelessness Survey, has just been released. The research was conducted by the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness, in partnership with A Way Home Canada and The National Learning Community on Youth Homelessness, and funded by the Home Depot Canada Foundation, […]

Van Schedule Change – Festival d’Expression de la Rue

Due to our presence at the Festival d’Expression de la Rue on July 19th, 20th, and 21st, the schedule of the Van will be temporarily changed: Tuesday, July 19th: One stop at the Festival (Place Pasteur) from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 20th and Thursday, July 21st: – 7:30 p.m. at 8:30 p.m.: […]

Welcome to our new website!

On June 23rd, Dans la rue launched its new website. Over the past few years, we have had many productive discussions around how to present our work and how best to explain the cause we are committed to every day. With our new site, these ideas and goals have been realized and we have adopted […]

Pops Culture : Listen to the album now!

Pops Culture, a second musical compilation, following in the footsteps of 2013’s INSPIRE, launched on January 27th at Cabaret Lion d’Or.

Letter : Runaways: Understanding the Problem, Finding Better Solutions

Website : In light of recent reports of several teenage girls gone missing from a group home in Laval, Dans la rue, a grassroots organization that has been working with Montreal-area runaways for 27 years, feels compelled to weigh in on this worrisome situation. A study conducted by Dans la rue in 2008 (Reaching Runaways […]