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2 senior couples smilling with a flower in hand
Feb 14, 2019 | News

Our Bruyère Village offers the space for couples to grow old together. We cater to the needs of patients so that they can spend more time focused on what truly matters — their relationships.

two men riding a  trishaw
Feb 12, 2019 | News

This month, celebrate the benefits of Therapeutic Recreation at Bruyère.

Dr. Frank noefel
Jan 22, 2019 | News

Dr. Knoefel talks about The Bruyère Memory Program and the potential of “smart” sensors to identify changes in how people move and think as they get older, to learn patterns and intervene, if needed.

portrait Heidi Sveistrup
Dec 24, 2018 | News

Heidi Sveistrup, PhD, has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Scientific Officer of the Bruyère Research Institute (BRI)...

Two ladies posing behind a pile of donations in bags
Dec 20, 2018 | News

Bruyère expanded its holiday giving campaign to include seniors. “Santa for Seniors” is a partnership between Bruyère, the Good Companions Seniors’ Centre, and Tea and Toast.

a man sitting on a couch looking left
Nov 12, 2018 | News

Dr. Nick Chin-Yee, a medical resident in the Palliative Medicine Residency Program at Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital reflects on his family's experience caring for his dying grandfather at home.

ones and zeros with a heart shape logo
Oct 30, 2018 | News

Housed at the Bruyère Research Institute, this innovative center will use ‘big data’ to improve the health of aging and vulnerable populations.

a woman holding an aging woman by the arm
Oct 15, 2018 | News

New private public partnership between Bruyère and FCi to launch Red Dot Alerts (formerly Bruyère Helpline).

a man and woman in front of a projector screen
Oct 12, 2018 | News

It is one of the digital health projects being developed by Bruyère aimed at addressing the health needs of people as they age.

Zayna Khayat, Ph.D.
Sep 20, 2018 | News

Keynote address by Future Strategist with SE Health, Zayna Khayat, Ph.D. “The Future of Health(care) in a Digital World”