Creative Expressions

65-Hour Fundraiser for St. Peter’s Hospital Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

HAMILTON, ON: St. Peter’s Hospital Foundation has partnered with Home Instead Senior Care Foundation of Canada for its GIVE65 initiative to raise funds for the Creative Expressions program at St. Peter’s Hospital. Read more

Legacy donor to Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation - Bill Boxall

A Legacy of Love

It was love at first sight. Charles “Bill” Boxall and Shirley Mae Turner of Hamilton were both 63 years old when they met at a dance in 1996 and began a relationship that spanned two decades. 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

Dr. Joshua Shadd at St. Peter's Hospital

Beginning Care for End-of-Life

Death is a natural part of life. Conversations about death and dying can be difficult, but they are important. Read more

A Ceiling Lift

Customized Wheelchairs for Complex Needs

“Proper seating is very important for the patient population we serve,” says Occupational Therapist Diane Tait, who works at the Adult Wheelchair and Seating Clinic at the Regional Rehabilitation Centre. Read more

Dr. Rosalyn Juergens

Creating Change with Cancer Clinical Trials

Knowledge is power, especially when it comes to caring for cancer patients. That is why clinical trials, which are an important part of medical research, are so vital to the future of cancer care. Read more

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

Ethan Zahn and his family from Niagara Falls

Living Free with Crohn’s Disease

What started as mild digestive discomfort in 2011 kept becoming more painful.

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George Soleas, President and CEO, LCBO; Amy and her daughter, MacKid Everlee; and Pearl Veenema, President and CEO, Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation

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

New Foundation Office

On May 1, Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation moved to its new office space on the seventh floor of the Commerce Place building at 1 King St. W. The move to Hamilton’s downtown core is bolstering The Foundation’s ability to support outstanding patient care across Hamilton Health Sciences.

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