Information and testimonials about donations that help save or improve the quality of lives. Click on the illustrations to discover information about donations and transplantation after death and about living donation.

Donations After Death

In Quebec, there are two types of potential organ donors: Donation after Circulatory Determination of Death (DCD) and Donation after Neurological Determination of Death (NDD).

Understanding Brain Death

Living Donation

It is possible to donate a kidney or part of your liver while you are alive. Living donation reduces the waiting period for a transplant. Other donations, like blood and stem cell donation, are also of great importance.

Living Donation