Alcoholism might be the source of human suffering, but it is human suffering that causes alcoholism.

Dr. Elvin Morton Jellinek (1890-1963)

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The Jellinek Foundation

The Jellinek Foundation works closely with the Centre de Réadaptation en Dépendances de l'Outaouais, the only specialized institution and a pioneer in the field in treating addictions linked to alcoholism, drugs and gambling in the Outaouais.



The Jellinek Foundation is a not-for-profit organization established in 1982. Its mission is to raise funds to help the "Centre de réadaptation en Dépendance de l'Outaouais" meet its objectives.

Through various activities, the Jellinek Foundation also contributes to informing the population about problems related to alcoholism, drug addiction and compulsive gambling in the Outaouais region.  

Since its creation, the Centre Jellinek has assisted over 36,600 persons suffering from addictions.



Your kind donation to The Jellinek Foundation  will help people who struggle with addictions towards the road to recovery.

Please send your cheque or money order to The Fondation Jellinek.

Donation of:

$ 250 ___ $ 100 ___ $ 50 ___ $ 25 ___

Any amount is is greatly appreciated.

Legacy donation:

It is also possible to leave a legacy donation (will or life insurance) to the Jellinek Foundation to help those future generations who need your support.

Our charity number: 130490840 RR 0001

We thank you for your kind contribution to help those in need of your help to conquer the fight against addictions.



Volunteerism is at the heart of our action. Anyone wishing to help fight dependencies to alcohol, drugs or gambling may join in, all you need is time and energy.


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Contact Us

Jellinek Foundation

 25, Saint-François Street

Gatineau, Quebec  J9A 1B1


Phone: 819-213-3677 (Director)


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Head office and residential services and emergencies:
25, rue Saint-François
Gatineau (Québec)  J9A 1B1
Phone : (819) 776-5584
Fax: (819) 776-0255



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Join us on March 18th for a charity dinner with Boom Desjardins and his musicians.

A 3 course meal and a music show for: $ 60.00

Reservation: 819-213-3677

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Golf tournament 

Jellinek Foundation is proud to present its second Golf tournament on August 24th 2017 at Tecumseh Golf Club in Gatineau, Quebec.

2016 golf tournament: 21 200$2016 golf tournament: 21 200$

Last year tournament was a great success. Thanks to

all participants!

La Classique Jellinek 


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 Download and print golf registration

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The Board members

Jellinek Foundation is governed by a 12-member board of directors. They are all commited to their mission.                  

  Denis Girouard     Chair  
  Sébastien Kroetsch      Vice Chair  
  Chantale Dicaire     Treasurer  
  Manon Bourassa     Secretary  
  François Giroux     Board member  
  Marc Saumier          Board member  
  François Brault     Board member  
  Claude Ménard     Board member  
  Nadia Bolduc     Board member  
  Mélanie Angers     Board member  
  Christine Fortin     Board member  
  Anna Mélissa Chiasson     Board member  
   Alain Godmaire     Consultant