Resources

“One person’s trash is another person’s treasure”

Using your clutter to help others…

You can quickly drop off your clutter at one of the following respected charities:

Renaissance

  • Renaissance Montreal: 100% of donations support job training programs followed by hundreds of people each year.
  • ChainonProfits from second hand store help support the Chaînon shelter for women in need.
  • The Salvation Army: Provides many services to people in need.
  • Sun YouthPromotes physical, social and intellectual development through education, sports and recreation.
  • Maison du Père: Offering support services to homeless men.

Other places to donate items that can enjoy a second life:

  • Daycares
  • Theatre schools
  • Libraries
  • Schools

Disposing of useless clutter and dangerous waste responsibly…

  • Éco-Centre Montreal: Will accept and dispose of waste such as; non-working appliances, electronics, lightbulbs, batteries, old paint cans, and worn tires.
  • Quebec EPRA (Electronic Products Recycling Association)
  • Municipalities: Follow the link to check your local municipality details or phone 311.
  • Many stores now offer drop-off for batteries, lightbulbs, electronics, paint cans including Ikea, Rona, Jean Coutu, Bell, Best Buy, Bureau en Gros.

Useful links for more information…