Community Support

Our community creating new ways to support Bruyère.

Juicehead Cold-Pressed Juices

Bottle of Juicehead Life Changing JuiceJuicehead was created with the mission to help Canadians get in enough fruits and veggies without adding a ton of sugar to their diets. Drinking organic, cold-pressed juice is a natural and extremely effective way to supercharge your body with an abundance of vitamins, minerals and nutrients, and concentrate phytochemicals. The company uses more veggies than fruit in order to keep natural sugar content to a minimum. Plus, with certified-organic and all-natural ingredients, their juice contains no pesticides, no chemical residues, no preservatives, no additives and no added sugar. By helping to boot your nutrition and get what you need every day, Juicehead is committed to making healthy living easier than ever. You can find Juicehead products in the boutiques at Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital, Saint-Vincent Hospital and Bruyère Village as well as at select Kardish locations. For more information please visit Juicehead.ca

A portion of the proceeds of Juicehead’s certified-organic Life Changing cold-pressed juice will be given to the Bruyère Foundation. 

Bruyère Circle of Care  

Four circle of care glass blown necklaces in yellow, grey, pink and blue

GSS Flameworking has created beautiful Bruyère Circle of Care necklaces in support of patient care and research at Bruyère. These beautiful pieces are available for $49.99 and a portion for each sale will be donated to Bruyère. You can pick up yours at GSS Flameworking at 911 Richmond Road, Ottawa.

For more information about how these unique pieces were created, or to learn the age-old art of glass beadmaking, please email grace@gssflameworking.ca, call 613-230-4414 or visit GSSflameworking.ca

Creme brulee desert

Crème Brûlée for Bruyère

St. Martha’s Brasserie d’Orléans and St. Martha’s Culinaire d’Orléans are proud to support Bruyère Foundation with a $1 donation being made with each crème brûlée sold.

This incredible, gluten-free dessert classic will make your stomach and your heart feel good! 

Milano Pizza

Milano Pizza logoMilano Pizza has been a long-time supporter of Bruyère through various sponsorships, pizza parties, partnerships and special campaigns. A true friend of Bruyère, Milano pizza proudly features the Bruyère logo on all their pizza boxes and has a donation option when you order online.

Place your order today on Milanopizza.ca 

O Canada! Commemorative Book Celebrating Canada’s 150th Anniversary

Cover of the O Canada book with fireworks behind the ParliamentWith festivities and events marking Canada’s 150th birthday continuing throughout the fall, several Ottawa-based organizations have published a new book that highlights the best of the nation and its capital. A section of the coffee-table book is dedicated to Ottawa 2017’s signature events, such as La Machine, Red Bull Crashed Ice and the Interprovincial Picnic on the Bridge.

The publication also includes essays from well-known Canadians, including former governor general Michaëlle Jean, Canadian filmmaker Jean-Daniel Lafond, social justice advocate Allison Fisher and historian Andrew Iarocci. It also includes a special piece on Bruyère Continuing Care.
The book was created by the Melbourne Group, Ottawa Media Group and Great River Media, the parent company of OBJ.

Books are $50 each and can be purchased through the Bruyère Foundation and in the boutiques at Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital, Saint-Vincent Hospital and Bruyère Village. All proceeds from the sales of this book though Bruyère will be donated to Bruyère Foundation.

Capital Builders: The Remarkable People who shaped Ottawa

Cover of Capital Builders view of city of OttawaCapital Builders is a book filled with stories about women and men, including Mother Élisabeth Bruyère, whose lives and legacies have shaped the capital, and often the world well beyond it. Originally published as a weekly series by The Ottawa Citizen to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation, the stories are collected here in collaboration with John McQuarrie, the well-known Ottawa publisher of several beautifully illustrated books. Embracing the city’s distant past and its more recent evolution, Capital Builders reminds us that the creation of Ottawa is still unfolding.

Books are $25 each and can be purchased through the Bruyère Foundation and in the boutiques at Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital, Saint-Vincent Hospital and Bruyère Village. A portion of the sales of Capital Builders will be donated to Bruyère Foundation.

Co-published by John McQuarrie and The Ottawa Citizen
Foreword by Bruce Deachman
Soft Cover 136 pages
ISBN 978-1-894673-83-9

Paintings by Mageda Kassis

Painting by Mageda Kassis in multiple colours of abstract artMageda is an award-winning, Ottawa-based, mixed-media abstract painter whose artwork demonstrates an active physical relationship with her canvas. For the past ten years, Mageda has created art largely as a means of personal expression and joy. A proud member of the Ottawa Mixed Media Association, Mageda is honoured to share her work at Bruyère.

Her work can be admired at Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital, Saint-Vincent Hospital and Bruyère Village. Forty per cent of each sale will be donated to the Bruyère Foundation.