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Your 2018 Annual Report

Communications, Featured, Publications

We are excited to present to you the 2018 annual report (below)! Learn more about the efforts, projects, and experiences lived at the Roulant last year through stories, images and statistics. Our theme for this report was all about Giving Back. In 2018, the Santropol Roulant community worked hard to (re)build healthy and human agricultural ecosystems through sustainability and accessibility. With …

Our 2016 Annual Report

Communications, Publications

We are excited to present to you our 2016 annual report! Learn more about the efforts, projects, and experiences lived at the Roulant last year through stories, images and statistics. Our theme for this report was Food as a Vehicle. In 2016, Santropol Roulant worked hard to feed and develop our food system. We did this by growing food for the earth, …

La Cuisine d’Augustine

Kitchen Workshops, Publications, Recipes, Seniors

This time of year, when we think of Quebecois cooking, our minds turn to the sweet and salty delights typically found at the cabane-a-sucre. Here are a few recipes to try out at home, ones that Augustine often prepared with her mother while growing up in Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean. Let us know what you think! From the Learning from our Elders cookbook: …

Recipes: Pasta and Polenta

Food, Kitchen, Kitchen Workshops, Publications, Recipes

We’ve got another great set of recipes to share, as presented by the Piccioni sisters at one of our intergenerational workshops from the series: Learning From our Elders. If you can get your hands on a pasta roller*, the Fresh Pasta recipe only calls for two ingredients but really takes a pasta dish to the next level and is a lot of …

Our 2014 Annual Report

Featured, Publications

We’re really proud of our new annual report. What are you waiting for? Read on! It’s full of pretty information and reflections about our work in 2014. Don’t forget to share the report with your friends and family so that they can get to know us a little bit more!

Check-Up: A Look Under the Hood of a Meals-on-Wheels

Featured, Food, Meals-on-Wheels, News, Publications

We are delighted to share with you the results of a three-year project in food safety and nutrition to improve our Meals-on-Wheels service and to ensure that our work has a growing impact on the well-being of elderly Montrealers. As part of this project, we developed a website called Check-up. Here, health professionals (and everyone else) can freely access tools, …

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Words-On-Wheels

Communications, Featured, Meals-on-Wheels, Publications, Seniors

Extra! Extra! The new issue of Words-on-Wheels, our client-member newsletter, is hot off the press! In this latest edition, we feature cover model Mrs Grunberg, showcase poetry by client-member Dana Friend and say farewell to Mollie and Mayahuel. In addition to meal delivery, community events, phone chats, surveys and more, W-o-W is one of the many ways we try and …

New and Familiar Faces

Categorize Me!, Meals-on-Wheels, Publications, Seniors, Stories, Volunteering - Personal

Extra! Extra! The new issue of Words-on-Wheels, our client-member newsletter, is hot off the press! In this latest edition, titled “New and Familiar Faces,” we feature cover model Mrs Shanker, introduce new team members and interview one of our longest-running volunteers, the one and only, Matt B. In addition to meal delivery, community events, phone chats, surveys and more, W-o-W is …

Our 2012 Annual Report!

Publications

We’re really proud of our new annual report. What are you waiting for? Read on! it’s full of pretty information and reflections about our work in 2012. Don’t forget to share the report with your friends and family so that they can get to know us a little bit more! Click here to see a higher quality version of the …

A Case for Support

Communications, Fundraising, News, Publications

We’ve been busy at work putting together our latest case for support, which we’re quite proud to present it to you here as well as over on our publications page. We’re always happy to hear your thoughts (after all, they help us improve the Roulant), so we invite you to read through and leave us your feedback in the comments. …

Letter from Hélène Laverdière, MP

Publications, Seniors, Statistics

Yesterday, we were happy to celebrate the International Day of Older Persons. In the evening, we had the pleasure of receiving a letter from Hélène Laverdière, MP and NDP representative of Laurier-Sainte-Marie. The publication of her letter below is meant to be non-partisan. If we share it with you today, it is to celebrate a choice of words that we …