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...

The Lions Keep Life-Changing Eye Surgeries in London

When you think of cataracts, you generally think of the older population. But Erin and Greg learned otherwise when they discovered their three-day-old baby, Jack, had cataracts so thick he could not see. Dr. Inas Makar, Jack’s ophthalmologist at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre,...

One of Eight

A family shares the challenging and heartbreaking journey of learning their son has a rare disease. Tammy was feeding her five-week-old baby, Jasper, as he sat silently in her arms. When she looked down adoringly at her young boy, shock took over her. Jasper’s skin had turned blue. Paramedics...

Generous Gift Will Help Kids Get Healthy Night Sleep

An Ontario family is rejoicing following news of a significant philanthropic gift that will help establish a new and critically-needed sleep lab at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre. Air Canada Foundation granted nearly $80,000 to Children’s Health Foundation to purchase sleep...

Support for Corus Radiothon for Children's Continues to Grow

Because of the amazing support from the local community, Corus Radiothon for Children’s was a big success! Kids of all ages shared their health care stories live on air. And you listened! We saw an outpour of support from so many – doctors, nurses, hospital visitors and members of our broader...

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