River Turns 1 on World Prematurity Day

Family shares thanks for Children’s Hospital’s expert care Medical professionals had to whisk River away from his mom moments after his birth. Born prematurely, his underdeveloped lungs struggled to work. He needed oxygen and fast. It’s now a year later. And River’s parents are marking today’s...

Brothers’ Lives Saved by The Same Transport Team Nurse

In 2018, when the Children’s Hospital Transport Team was called to pick up her sick, newborn son, Sandra never imagined the same nurse that saved her first son’s life two years prior would be there to save her newborn’s life. The first time Sandra and her husband, Shane, met Jon Hogeterp, a...

RE/MAX Agents Building Brighter Futures for Sick Kids

When Addison was sleeping on the floor of her mom's office because she didn't even have the energy to go to school, they knew something was seriously wrong. Watch to see how Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) helped her manage her Crohn's disease to live a normal, healthy...

RBC Children's Golf Classic Celebrates 30 Years

Thirty years ago, a few eager volunteers came together to create a brand new charity golf tournament and what a success it’s been! On the evening of July 8, valued supporters in our community came together for the social highlight of the summer – the RBC Children’s Golf Classic Cocktail...

Guiding Star Awards Celebrate Five Health Professionals

The inaugural Guiding Star Awards recognized excellence in Patient, Client and Family-Centred Care. Children’s Health Foundation celebrated five health professionals last night, for going above and beyond in caring for patients, clients and their families. The Foundation launched The Guiding...

The LCBO Celebrates Incredible Success

In December 2018, our community rallied together for twins Calvin and Katharina. The twins, born too soon, had spent the first months of their lives in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre. And while Katharina had gone home to West Lorne to...

Costco's Helping Kids Fighting Cancer Battles

When Stella's parents found out she had acute myeloid leukemia, it was their worst nightmare coming true. Thankfully, Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre helped them though the most difficult time of their lives.   Give kids like Stella their childhood back. Donate to Children's...

Silencing the Pain

When Taya was diagnosed with arthritis as a toddler, you helped her take back her life. Just fifteen years old, Taya knows how it feels to live in crippling pain. She shares how it took a community of caring people, including you, to help her take back her life from arthritis. My life changed the...

Lowe's Supporting Life-Saving Care for our Region

Gabe and his family faced the biggest test of their lives when he suddenly became ill. It all started with cold-like symptoms. What his family didn't know is his sinus infection would turn life-threatening and they would need Children's Hospital, two hours down the 401, to save his life.  You...

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