Fillion’s Footsteps for Palliative Care

On Friday, May 4, Luke Fillion will walk from Hamilton to the base of the CN Tower in Toronto in memory of his mother Janis for his fifth annual Fillion’s Footsteps for Palliative Care in support of St. Peter’s Hospital Foundation.
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Staff at St. Peter's Hospital

A Time for Thanks After the Fire

On the morning of November 5, the alarm sounded at St. Peter’s Hospital when a fire broke out in the south wing. Read more

Catherine

Brought Back to Life Seven Times

This holiday season will be one Catherine will never forget, as she has been given another chance at life. Read more

Patient with Care Provider

Safety and Compassion in Dementia Care

Dementia is difficult for everyone – individuals suffering from the disease, their families and care providers offering support and education. Read more

Palliative Care

End-of-Life Care with Dignity

The end of life’s journey is a natural part of living, but it can be a difficult time for patients and their families. Read more

Julie

A New Normal

It happened so quickly. It was just another typical day for Julie at home when she accidentally lost her balance and hit her head, resulting in serious medical consequences. Read more

Dorothy Goes Glam – Gala 2018

Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is reinventing our gala experience at a new home in LIUNA Station on April 14, 2018.

Patient Chris Weylie

Helping Patients Smile

Chris Weylie has endured a lifetime of medical challenges, but the teams at St. Peter’s Hospital have worked to enhance his quality of life for nearly 14 years. Read more

A Brain Scan

Staying Ahead of Early-Onset Dementia

Memory loss. Confusion. Frustration. When people think about dementia, images of seniors in their twilight years often come to mind. Dementia was traditionally the domain of people 65 years of age and older, but an increasing number of younger people are being diagnosed with the disease. Read more

A True Survivor

Lolla Ivascu of Hamilton has survived both cancer and a stroke, but she has never lost her determination to experience life to its fullest. Read more