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The new Wellness Courtyard with benches, exercise equipment and artificial turf

A Specialized Courtyard for Pediatric Mental Health

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated the opening of the Wellness Courtyard at McMaster Children’s Hospital on October 16, which will benefit pediatric mental health patients by enhancing the clinical care they receive. Read more

Children are led from the starting line of MacKids Walk & Wheel

MacKids Miracle Weekend Raises More Than $235,000

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated its annual Miracle Weekend on June 2 and 3. Read more

A group, including LCBO's President, HHSF's President and MacKid Everlee, stand in front of a children's mural

Foundation Celebrates Proceeds from LCBO’s Holiday Campaign

HAMILTON, ON: On April 26, McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation celebrated the more than $533,000 raised to support key children’s health programs through LCBO’s December 2017 Giving Back In Our Community fundraising campaign. Read more

Mila laughing with her doctor at the hospital

Bouncing Back from Brain Cancer

Mila began to complain about severe headaches. In January 2016, the five-year-old from Welland also started to vomit frequently. Read more

Group shot in front of the newly named Scotiabank Child and Youth Clinic

Hospital Clinic Renamed in Recognition of Scotiabank

HAMILTON, ON: In recognition of Scotiabank’s 25 years of supporting McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation, the 2G Child and Youth Clinic at McMaster Children’s Hospital was renamed the “Scotiabank Child and Youth Clinic” on November 6. Read more

Samantha smiling while sitting in a shaded garden

Never Alone – A Mental Health Journey

Self-harming became a regular part of Samantha’s life. Read more

Dr. Brian van Adel in front of two computer screens at his desk

Partnering to Save Children’s Lives

Just like adults, newborns can experience strokes, aneurysms or any other neurological complications. Read more

The NICO Myriad in use by the surgical team

Zeroing in on Brain Surgery

Cutting-edge technology is allowing neurosurgeons at McMaster Children’s Hospital and Hamilton General Hospital to perform brain surgery on both children and adults with greater precision than ever before. Read more

Walkers Line LCBO staff holding a copy of the A Closer Look @ newsletter

LCBO’s December 2016 Giving Back In Our Community Campaign Raises Record Donations

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce that more than $590,000 was raised to support key children’s health programs during LCBO’s December 2016 Giving Back In Our Community fundraising campaign. Read more

Canadian Olympians visiting a young girl in the hospital and showing her their medals

A Visit of Olympic Proportions

McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation hosted a true heroes’ welcome on December 7. Read more