Innovation - IMPACTT Centre

Since it opened in 2015, the IMPACTT Centre tests and recommends new technologies to help more people stay at home longer, and better support caregivers.

Getting its acronym name from Innovation eMpowering Patients And Caregivers Through Technology, the IMPACTT Centre moves home care technology from ideas all the way through to real solutions in patient homes. It includes is a unique testing ground that allows staff to try out, refine and evaluate technological solutions in a realistic home or community setting.

The IMPACTT Centre brings together technology vendors and project funders to test technology to prove value and efficacy, and promote further adoption throughout the health care system.

More Information

  • For more information on the IMPACTT Centre, please contact Brenda Toonders, (, or 613.745.8124 ext 5380).