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On May 26 and 27, 2018, join Bruyère Foundation and stroke survivor Tim Kerr for the Scotiabank Charity Challenge during the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend.

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Apr 18, 2018 | Leadership, News

The Health Standards Organization (HSO) proudly awarded Bruyère with two more Leading Practices:

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Apr 16, 2018 | News, In the Community

From April 15 to 21, volunteers from across the country will be celebrated as part of National Volunteer Week!

Mother Bruyere in a black and white picture
Apr 16, 2018 | News

What exciting news for Mother Élisabeth Bruyère who is among eight people that have been declared as Venerable Servants of God by Pope Francis this past Saturday, April 14, 2018.

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Apr 13, 2018 | Research, News

Bruyère Research Institute (BRI) launched an innovative technology to promote exercise for older adults in Bruyère’s outpatient rehabilitation and long-term care programs.

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Apr 10, 2018 | Leadership

Bruyère Continuing Care is looking to add committed and passionate individuals to its board of directors.

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Apr 5, 2018 | Research, News

A team at the Bruyère Research Institute is researching an approach that can help primary care patients access various health and social resources in the community.

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Friendship can blossom in the most unlikely of circumstances. Dylan White, 22, and Danica Tofflemire, 21, have an undeniable bond that has been forged from tragedy. Both suffered terrible accidents causing brain injuries.

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Mar 28, 2018 | Research

BRI investigator Barbara Farrell and her team welcomes Dr. Ana Londoño from Spain as she completes a two-week observership at Bruyère.

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Mar 22, 2018 | News

Following a stroke, a patient’s condition is stabilized in an acute care setting before they are admitted to Bruyère’s stroke rehabilitation program, where their recovery journey begins in preparation for their return home.