I wasn’t living, I was just existing.

Support all those whose lives have been affected by mental illness by donating today.

Discover Paula’s testimonial

Discover Paula’s story who was treated at the Douglas and struggled with PTSD. Help us to build hope for all those whose lives have been affected by mental illness by making a donation today.

Thanks to your donations, I am stronger, more stable… I’m no longer alone.

Ambassador of the Douglas Foundation

International vision and impact

The Douglas Institute is internationally recognized for the quality of its research,  patient care and teaching. We are an establishment dedicated to pioneering treatment for mental illness, whether through innovative approaches to care or because of medical and scientific breakthroughs. Our team is focused on preventing suffering and ensuring that patients can lead full lives.

Supporting the Douglas Foundation allows us to…

Better understand

what causes mental illness in order to prevent it;


treatment and access to mental health services;


the public and break the stigma around mental illness;


knowledge with other stakeholders;


hope for each person that suffers from mental illness and their families.

Every action we take today alleviates suffering and builds hope for tomorrow.

The Honorable Roméo A. Dallaire
Douglas Foundation ambassador
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