A Celebration Full of Comfort and Warmth

The Federated Women’s Institute of Ontario celebrated its 119th anniversary on February 19 by delivering care packages to Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC). To help comfort children during times of uncertainty and bring smiles to their days, the packages contained a teddy...

Inspirational Mental Health Care Journeys

Did you know that one in five children and adolescents is coping with a mental health issue? Last year, there were 6,387 patient visits to the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Care Program at Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre. Help us to create a world where no child is too...

Supporting Young Hearts, Beat by Beat

Children rely on their tiny hearts every day to keep them playing, laughing and growing. When kids become ill or injured and are in critical care, monitoring their heart function is vital to their recovery. Due to their size, children have unique needs that require specialized equipment. State-of-...

Students Show Love for Healthy Hearts

On Feb. 13, students at St. Marguerite d’Youville elementary school showed they have heart, proudly donating $1053 to Children’s Health Foundation and the Cardiology Department at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre. In honour of Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week, Feb. 7-14,...

Life-Saving Technology Keeps Little Hearts Beating

Learning your child is very ill can be one of the most difficult times in a parent’s life. Often, immediate action is required, with little time for preparation and processing of the terrifying situation which has become the family’s new reality. Thanks to incredible technology and a highly-...

A Family's Perspective on Cardiac Care at Children's Hospital

When Rachael Wright was only 20 months old, she needed open heart surgery to treat a congenital heart defect. After her surgery, Rachael returned to Children’s Hospital at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) where she had originally been diagnosed and hospitalized. Over eight years later,...

'Let’s Talk' about Bell's Donation to Enhance Kids’ Mental Health Care

Bell is a national champion of raising awareness and reducing the stigma surrounding mental health issues. On January 26, Bell Let's Talk presented $25,000 to Children’s Health Foundation to support care service delivery for youth struggling with a mental health disorder at Children’s Hospital,...

LCBO Makes an Impact, Creating Bright Futures and Endless Possibilities

Regional support was mobilized during December to make a difference for kids at Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre. From the most fragile infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), to adolescents benefitting from the Impaired Minds Produce Actions Causing Trauma (!MPACT)...

Thank You for Supporting Children's Magical Winter Ball!

On December 11, 2015, families in our community joined us for Children's Magical Winter Ball. This magical event, presented by the Courtney Family, encourages families to come together in support of paediatric patients who access the Child Life Program at Children's Hospital, London Health...

AM 980: Two Londoners Win Big for 2015 Fall Dream Lottery

Thank you to everyone who bought tickets to support our hospitals!

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