Patients Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden

A Stroke Brought Them Together

Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden of Hamilton were surprised to learn how much they had in common. Read more

Crissie Leng showing off a patient's artwork

A Creative Outlet for Dementia Patients

Art can be a powerful tool that can stimulate healing. Read more

Patient Paul Terris sitting in a wheelchair at St. Peter's Hospital

Helping Paul Return Home

The pain in his hip had become unbearable. Read more

Photo of Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden

Couple Falls in Love after Both Suffered a Stroke

HAMILTON, ON: Jeff and Jennifer Wolfenden’s lives became intertwined in ways they could never have expected. Read more

Patient Ambassador Daniel Armstrong

Near-Death Experience Inspires Student to Support Hospital Fundraiser

HAMILTON, ON: A relatively minor incident turned into a life-threatening situation for Daniel Armstrong of Hamilton. Read more

Brandon Clark smiling

Gunshot Survivor Rallies Community Around Hospital Fundraiser

HAMILTON, ON: Brandon Clark from Hamilton will never forget April 12, 2015. He was at a friend’s house when he heard a knock on the door. Read more

Patients at St. Peter's sitting at a table and painting

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

Bill Boxall with a photo of Shirley Mae Turner

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 nearly two decades. Read more

Dr. Anthony Chan speaking on a cellphone at his desk

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