24 Weeks, 24 Ounces: Get to Know Us!

Children's Health Foundation raises funds for specialized equipment, programs and services at Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre. Our donors help to outfit the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) with the equipment needed to save the lives of babies born up to four months before...

Our Children's Family: The Continuum of Care

Care for our children does not end once they leave their hospital beds. Complex paediatric conditions require the full spectrum of care offered by our Children’s family. This continuum may include treatment at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre and therapeutic rehabilitation at...

Josh's Journey to College

Diagnoses do not define children and genetic differences do not decide what opportunities a person may pursue. Joshua Masters' incredible journey proves that a diagnosis of Down syndrome should not be thought of in terms of the limitations it may place on an individual, but rather the endless...

Volunteers needed!

Children’s Health Foundation is partnering with the London Knights in their quest for the Memorial Cup! 30 volunteers are needed Friday, December 5 to sell 50/50 tickets to support Children's Health Foundation. Where: Bud GardensWhen: December 5Time: 5:30PM - 9PM This is a great opportunity for...

The Family Assistance Fund

Giving Caregivers the Means to Save and Improve Kids’ Lives Families who arrive at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre require more than just physical care for their children. Children’s social workers supplement medical care in a variety of profoundly meaningful ways: They support...

One Size Doesn't Fit All

Specialized Equipment Helping Newborns Take their First Breaths The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre cares for babies who weigh no more than a pound and whose tiny frames make teddy bears look like grizzlies. When caring for infants who may...

Child Life Specialists: Giving Patients and their Families Something to Smile About

When Karen Metcalfe and Brett Lumley learned that their daughter Mckenna had a brain tumor, it became very difficult to look on the bright side. However, in addition to being an excellent source of information and support, the Child Life (CL) Specialists at Children’s Hospital, London Health...

A Spoon Full of Smiles Helps the Medicine Go Down

When Carver Hummell was born, he was a beautiful full-term baby. However, due to a rare metabolic disorder (Methylmalonic acidemia), which causes hyperventilation, extreme weight loss and dehydration, Nikki and Dave Hummell’s handsome baby boy was in a critical state. At just three days old,...

FM96 Live to Air at Children's Hospital

Smile Cookie Week has started and FM96 is ready to celebrate! On Wednesday, September 17, our friends at FM96 will be at Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences to spread the word about Tim Hortons Smile Cooke Campaign and share some smiles with our community. Tune into FM96 from 5:30-9:30 a.m...

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