Dennis and Anthony Durrant outside the patient dining room

Brain Injury Patients Supported by Endowment Gifts

Tears of celebration were shared on February 18 at the Regional Rehabilitation Centre, where a plaque was unveiled dedicating the patient dining room to the memory of Margaret L. Durrant. Margie, as she was called by her friends and family, was a patient in the Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Program. She passed away in 2014. Read more

Heather and Steve Pudsey smiling at home

“It Happened So Fast”: A Stroke Patient’s Journey of Survival and Recovery

Steve Pudsey of Burlington was driving in August of 2015 when he began to experience difficulty controlling the vehicle. Read more

Margaret Bayr with patient Brooke Ryan and first-place winner Lewis Marsman, who is holding a blue ribbon

Connecting Generations at St. Peter’s Hospital

This past winter, St. Peter’s Hospital and Adelaide Hoodless Public School joined together for the third annual Connecting Generations program. Read more

Sarah Freeman with Paula Willinsky outside a building at a farm

Giving Back with Gourmet Garlic: Cancer Survivors Cultivate the Land and the Community

Hamilton, ONIn recognition of National Garlic Day, Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is proud to welcome Ballantrae Garlic Farm to its Care4 cause marketing program. Read more

Christina Kapusty posing in a white dress

From the Depths of Despair to a Symbol of Hope

That is how 17-year old Christina Kapusty describes her life over the last year. The desire for perfection, the self-loathing and a horrible body image resulted from years of nasty comments about her weight. As the bullying intensified, the cumulative effect became so unbearable that Christina just stopped eating. A journey began in April 2015 that would lead Christina to near-death by fall. Now back from the brink, she wants to use her experience to raise awareness about bullying and its devastating impact, while encouraging an open discussion on mental health issues.

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Jennifer Laughton and Carl Mohammed holding up donated clothing.

Going Above and Beyond for Children in the Region

People matter. That message lies at the core of Assured Automotive’s philosophy in being a Care4 partner. Read more

Memorial Wall Re-dedication

Event Date: Sunday, June 24, 2018

Join us on Sunday, June 24, 2018 for an afternoon re-dedication of The Celebration of Life Memorial Wall. Read more

Logo for IBM

IBM and Hamilton Health Sciences announce collaborative research initiative

IBM and Hamilton Health Sciences announce
collaborative research initiative

Accelerating healthcare innovation will make Hamilton a knowledge-worker hub Read more

Dave and Kendra Nash outside next to a walker

Sprained Ankle Leads to Brain Injury

When Dave Nash sprained his ankle while playing volleyball, it seemed like nothing more than a minor injury. Little did he know that this injury would lead to a rare brain disorder. Read more

Chris Burley and Rebecca Skaftfeld working out at a gym

Niagara Residents Will Test Their Limits in Ohio to Support Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation

HAMILTON, ON: Rebecca Skaftfeld and Chris Burley from Niagara will test their endurance, brave the elements and bear countless bruises, all in support of Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation. Read more