Abby holding her brain scan

Brain Tumour Triggers Seizures

Abby was eight years old when she accidentally banged her elbow on a table in 2014. Her body stiffened like a board and her eyes rolled back into her head. Abby was having a seizure. Read more

The LCBO logo

LCBO Launches The Joy Of Giving Back Campaign

HAMILTON, ON: McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation is proud to partner with LCBO for its annual The Joy of Giving Back campaign. Read more

A photo of the new Wellness Courtyard

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

Mary Beth Toth and Rob Baboth

A Breath of Fresh Air for Mental Health

Opening this autumn, a new space at McMaster Children’s Hospital will benefit pediatric mental health patients. Read more

Amanda and Olive

A Baseball-Sized Brain Tumour

Olive was vomiting with alarming regularity. The five-year-old from St. David’s began complaining about pain in her eyes and she was uncharacteristically lethargic. Read more

Warren Morrison smiling

A Gaming Guild

Warren Morrison is on a mission. As a member of Hamilton’s Extra Life Guild, his goal is to increase awareness and recruit gamers to fundraise for McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation. Read more

MacKid Mila and McMaster Children's Hospital

Caring for Children with Cancer

A parent’s world is turned upside down when a child is diagnosed with cancer. Read more

Ron Gardner with framed prints.

Place a Bid and Make a Difference

Ron Gardner, the President of Funding Innovation, is grateful for the life-saving care he received at Hamilton General Hospital. Read more

Dr. Anthony Chan

Cancer Care for Children and Youth

Hearing the words “your child has cancer” is every parent’s nightmare. The needs of children with cancer are unique and require specialized care. Read more