Remembering the Magic

On Friday December 9th, Cinderella’s fairy godmother transformed the London Convention Centre into a royal palace. Princes and princesses came from far and wide to attend the 2016 Children’s Magical Winter Ball, London’s only black tie affair for kids. Generously presented by the Courtney...

Turning Smile Cookies into Works of Art

More masterpieces from our young patient artists will decorate the walls of Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre thanks to Tim Hortons and its generous customers. One delicious Smile Cookie at a time, our community supported Smile Cookie Week to raise $226,676 for the Art Therapy...

Volunteers Needed!

On February 9, 2017, Children’s Health Foundation will once again host its Children's Radiothon. We need volunteers to help us make this event a success! How can you help? Volunteers will be asked to survey members of the community about their general awareness of Children’s Health Foundation and...

TVCC Gives Kids Tools to Reach Santa

As a child, it’s thrilling to write a letter to Santa sharing your gift list and asking him important questions like, how old are you? It’s a holiday pastime every child who believes in Old St. Nick should get to enjoy. That’s why Thames Valley Children’s Centre (TVCC) is providing clients and...

Giving Families Another Reason to Celebrate this Holiday Season

24 weeks gestation, 1 lb 8 oz, 12 inches long; these were not the numbers new parents Dave and Dominique expected for their newborn infant. The day their son Liam was born, three and a half months early, was the scariest day of their lives. It was an overwhelming experience, seeing their tiny...

Go the Extra Mile for Kids Across the Region

Aeroplan miles helping families fly to London for exceptional paediatric care When first-time mom Tanya was pregnant, all she wished for was to have a healthy baby. Shortly after giving birth at 34 weeks, her premature son Beckem was diagnosed with a rare congenital malformation syndrome called...

What it’s Like to be the Mom of Premature Twins

By Mandy Norton World Prematurity Day is observed on November 17 each year. It aims to raise awareness for the 15 million babies born prematurely each year and the 1 million babies who sadly lose their fight for life. Premature birth is a very serious health problem but I admit that before...

Power up Our Region’s Kids

Zoe and her dad Trevor are champions for Extra Life, a 24-hour gaming marathon for Children’s Miracle Network and Children’s Health Foundation in support of Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre. Find out why! Accept this quest to save and improve kids’ lives.Register today at www....

Cadillac Fairview is Empowering Youth of All Abilities

Cadillac Fairview’s focus is on empowering and inspiring youth so they can make a positive impact in their community and in the lives of others. Regardless of a child’s physical or mental abilities, Cadillac Fairview believes all kids deserve to thrive and be included! On September 19, 2016...

Gord Bamford Helps Keep the Music Alive at Children’s Hospital

Canadian country music star gives $10,000 to the Music Therapy Program, supporting paediatric patients at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre In the middle of an exciting Canadian Country Music Week in London, Canadian country music star Gord Bamford took some time to slow things...

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