Dogs that Change People’s Lives

Video that show all Mira's programs with guide dog

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    Guide Dogs

    Giving eyes to the visually impaired

    Our dogs help people with a complete or partial visual impairment, a visual and hearing impairment or a visual and mobility impairment.

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    Dogs for Children on the Autism Spectrum

    A window onto the world of children with autism

    In 2003, after years of in-depth research, Mira launched its program to support children with autism and their families. These children can receive services from dogs that are specially trained to help them.

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    Service Dogs

    A helping hand for people with reduced mobility

    Service dogs give individuals with mobility impairments a greater autonomy. They help people with a physical disability by pulling their wheelchairs.

This Labrador puppy is called Max and he is 3 months old.

Story of a Mira Dog

As of 9 weeks old until retirement, Mira dogs play a critical role in their owners’ lives. A number of steps lead up to the development of this extraordinary connection.

Discover the whole story

$30K

The average cost of a Mira dog throughout its life. Why?

Help us by recycling your cartridges!

Did you know you can help Mira by giving them your empty cartridges?

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Our Events

Hurry up, places are limited! The Mira Foundation’s open house is on Saturday, June 9, 2018, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: 1820 Rang Nord-Ouest, Sainte-Madeleine, QC J0H 1S0. To…

Location: Fondation Mira Inc.
13-07-2018 to 14-07-2018

13 July 2018 MusiqueFest Mira 2018

The charity music festival to benefit the Mira Foundation is back for a second year in a row! By popular demand, we are pleased to announce that the event will be back this summer, but this time,…

Location: Camping Sainte-Madeleine

Every year, thousands of spectators attend this exciting race. The cars are driven by people with impaired vision, each accompanied by a sponsoring co-driver from the business world. Not only does…

Location: Autodrome de Granby

Beneficiaries

1,350

people are given the opportunity to benefit from our programs

Host Families

350

host families generously take care of our puppies

Testimonies

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