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Annual Reports

All in all, it has been a good year, and as I take my leave after nearly twenty years as a director of The Vitanova Foundation, I want to thank Franca and her staff, all of the directors with whom I have served, and all of the many volunteers who work so hard over those years.
It has been my privilege to work with all of you, and for that I thank you.
Respectfully submitted,
Michael Federico
Chair of the Board of Directors
2019 Report
2018 Report
2017 Report

Auditor’s Report

INDEPENDENT AUDITOR’S REPORT To the Members of The Vitanova Foundation: We have audited the accompanying financial statements of The Vitanova Foundation.
2019 Report
2018 Report
2017 Report

Levy Study

We have concluded a final review of the data generated from the Focus Groups convened as part of the larger longitudinal study on the Vitanova Foundation’s Treatment Program …

Volpe Study

This report is a descriptive evaluation of the Vitanova Foundation treatment and recovery program for substance abuse, gambling addictions and anger management. Operating in the Greater Toronto Area of Ontario Canada, Vitanova Foundation has developed and refined their program over the past twenty-five years…

How We Work
Why We Work

A description of the Vitanova Foundation’s Addiction Treatment Model By Franca Damiani Carella, DSL, Founder and Executive Director
Whom we work for
The clients of the Vitanova Foundation range from the pre-teen children of adult users to the latter’s aging parents, with the bulk being non-recreational habitual users, abusers, and addicts…


Accreditation is achieved once an independent authority, expert in the setting of organizational performance standards, certifies that a given agency meets literally hundreds of indicators that testify to it effectiveness and efficiency.

Strategic Plan

THE VITANOVA FOUNDATION    Strategic Plan: 2017-2022


All fundraising activities by or on behalf of The Vitanova Foundation shall be informed by legal, ethical and moral considerations, with respect for donors’ wishes being at all times paramount.


The Trustee Act requires that if investment decisions are delegated by the Board of Directors, an investment policy must be in place. This policy articulates the investment goals, objectives and constraints of The Vitanova Foundation…

CRA Charity Registration

The Vitanova Foundation’s Charitable Registration Number is: 124239054 RR0001