A new tradition: Augustine sisters’ holistic wellness centre

MONASTERY FOUNDED BY THE AUGUSTINIAN HOSPITAL SISTERS IN 1639 ENTRUSTED TO THE PUBLIC (February 14th, 2013).jpg
Photo: Photo courtesy of the Fiducie du patrimoine culturel des Augustines / Louise Leblanc

At the unveiling of Le Monastère project in February 2013, many notable figures were present to express their support: Maka Kotto, Minister of Culture and Communications, Régis Labeaume, Mayor of the Ville de Québec, Sister Hélène Marquis, Superior of the Fédération des Augustines, The Honourable Pauline Marois, Premier of Quebec, Sister Lise Tanguay, Superior of the Hôtel-Dieu monastery, Bernard Cliche, chair of the Board at the Fiducie du patrimoine culturel des Augustines and Steven Blaney, M.P. for Lévis-Bellechasse and Minister of Veterans Affairs.

Continuing almost four centuries of tradition in Quebec City, the Augustinian Hospital Sisters of Quebec have undertaken an exceptional project.