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Aylmer Long Term Care (CHSLD Renaissance)

We are proud to have contributed to the creation of the living wall in the Aylmer Long Term Care (CHSLD Renaissance) in Gatineau, Québec.

Project Summary

We are proud to have contributed to the creation of the living wall in the Aylmer Long Term Care(CHSLD Renaissance) in Gatineau, Québec.

Thanks to our contribution and that of the Gatineau Health Foundation, the residents, their families and staff of the CHLSD Renaissance can enjoy a magnificent living wall and and reap the proven benefits of such presence within the walls of the institution. Indeed, current research shows that nature has a positive impact on the physical and mental health of residents and patients, but also on caregivers. Thank you to our generous donors and to the Gatineau Health Foundation for having made this possible.

The CHSLD Renaissance is a Residential and Long-Term Care Center of the Outaouais Integrated Health and Social Services Centre (OIHSSC) for seniors with a severe loss of autonomy whose condition requires constant supervision and specialized care and for whom it has become impossible and unsafe to remain at home.

The benefits of living walls

Living walls for health. 🍃🌱

"A recent experimental study conducted by Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) showed that air-flowing plant walls installed inside offices changed the microbiote affecting the health of employees' skin and enhanced immune system regulation. The effects could already be observed during one month."

An excellent news for our healthcare establisments!

Can I Donate by Mail?

Yes. If you would like to make a donation by mail, download, print and fill out the Individual Mail-In Donation Form. Afterwards, mail the completed form and your cheque or money order at the following address:

Forget For A Moment Foundation
23-525 Saint-Laurent Blvd
Ottawa ON K1K 2Z9

Your cheque or money order must be made out to:
Forget For A Moment Foundation.

Our registered charity number is 820767887 RR 0001.

Do You Issue Tax Receipts?

Yes. Official income tax receipts are issued for all donations. If you make a donation online, you will receive your receipt via email. In order to receive your income tax receipt by mail, please ensure your return address is correct.

As per Canada Revenue Agency guidelines, donation tax receipts must bear the name and the address of the actual donor. Thank you for your generosity!