Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation

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Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation, as part of Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation, is focused on raising funds in support of Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre and its programs. The Foundation provides funding for leading-edge equipment and patient amenities, innovative research initiatives, redevelopment of patient care spaces, and the education and training of health care providers.

Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation supports specialized cancer and orthopedic programs. As a foundation, we are focused on enabling outstanding patient care through our goal of Health Care, Transformed.

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Lisa with her daughter Aspen holding a “3” balloon on the beach.

A Cancer Patient’s High-Risk Pregnancy

“The headaches kept getting worse,” recalls Lisa Allain of Welland. “Then I started to feel nauseous and I was having trouble finding words. I realized that something was seriously wrong after I had a seizure.”
Pearl holding MacKid Isabella

A Philosophy of Giving for National Philanthropy Day

Helping others in need is good medicine for everyone. With the arrival of National Philanthropy Day on November 15, 2018, it is a time to reflect on how philanthropy can make a real difference in people's lives.
Representatives from SC Johnson, The Foundation and Hamilton Health Sciences in front of the SC Johnson Medical Diagnostic Unit pin lettering.

Hospital Unit Renamed in Honour of SC Johnson

In recognition of SC Johnson’s nearly 30 years of support and more than $1.2 million donated, the Medical Diagnostic Unit at Juravinski Hospital was renamed the “SC Johnson Medical Diagnostic Unit” on November 7.
Members of team Buck Teeth standing in front of the barn.

Inaugural Illuminight Exceeds Fundraising Goal

The inaugural Illuminight raised $177,800 (and counting), which exceeded the $150,000 fundraising goal.

Fast Facts – Juravinski

  • the only site in the region treating all cancers
  • home to the region’s only stem cell transplant, acute leukemia and blood cancer programs
  • as home to the Regional Cancer Program, the largest combined volume of chemotherapy visits in Ontario is overseen by Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre
  • the Regional Cancer Program oversees the second largest number of patient visits in Ontario, and includes community-based oncology clinics at hospitals in Brantford and Burlington, and a partnership in Niagara
  • the second largest Preventative Oncology Program based on new patients in Ontario
  • the fourth busiest total joint replacement program in Ontario based on volume
  • one of three hospitals in Ontario providing all forms of adult stem cell transplants.
  • a comprehensive cancer clinical trials program is housed at the Escarpment Cancer Research Institute

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