Members are responsible for purchasing and preparing their own food. This house has a fully outfitted shared kitchen.
Prospective members of Desjardins House must submit an application form online. They must then complete a phone interview with the central office to determine eligibility. The central office confirms their membership.
Desjardins House is named after Alphonse and Dormene Desjardins, who founded the first credit union in North America in 1901. CCRI purchased Desjardins House in 1964.