Create Brighter Tomorrows for our Region's Kids

Tune in tomorrow for a day full of hope, resilience and heroism. Listen to FM96, Country 104, Fresh Radio and AM980 as they broadcast live from Children's Hospital alongside more than 20 patient families who will share why we all need to support kids' health care. Tomorrow, you have the power to...

Children's Littlest Heroes Need your Help!

When Stella was born four months before her due date, she only weighed 1lb 6oz - similar to a pound of butter! Stella is now a healthy, happy baby at home with her mom and dad. But, when she arrived at Children's Hospital, Stella needed lots of help from the nurses and doctors in the NICU. She...

Here's Why My Family Loves Children's!

When Ali was less than two years old, he was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. The next several years of his life were dominated by tightness in his muscles that, as he grew, became tighter and tighter. When Ali was five years old, his body was under so much stress it was like he was running a...

Listen to your heart on June 4

My name is Ryley Mitchell and, when I was little, I got a new heart.  In 2005, I was born on Father's Day, and I was the best present my parents could have ever asked for! But, when I got a flu that wouldn't go away, my parents knew I needed help. They took me to Children's Hospital and found out...

Help Make Hospital Visits a Little Less Scary

My name is Meriel and I have a severe medical phobia. I am extremely scared of needles, blood and medical procedures - even though I also think they are really neat. When I used to get blood work, I would scream and cry, and sometimes try to run away. One day, I ran out of my hospital room and...

Tune in to meet Eli!

Hi, my name is Eli Khan and when I was a baby I almost died but Children's Hospital saved me... I had blood in my brain and I had to have many surgeries. I didn’t have a bone on the top of my head so I had to wear a helmet for protection for more than three years. I couldn’t do some of the fun...

Getting their Heads in the Game to Protect our Kids

Imagine watching your child skating up and down the ice in their championship hockey game. The clock is ticking, fans are cheering and then all of a sudden your child collides headfirst into the boards. In the next several minutes, you and your athlete’s coaching staff need to make a decision...

Have the Time of Your Life Saving Kids’ Lives

“The best part is the reveal. You have no idea exactly how much the total is and how much you’ve been able to help the kids who need our support,” Tina Flaherty, a grade 12 student at Catholic Central High School (CCH) in London shares, referring to her school’s Dance Marathon. Dance Marathon is a...

Revolutionary Technology Helps Children and Youth to Grab Hold of Independence

With the help of The Harold E. Ballard Foundation, Thames Valley Children’s Centre (TVCC) has been able to provide clients with an exceptionally innovative “helping hand”. The Harold E. Ballard Foundation’s gift supported the purchase of a Kinova™ Robotic Arm, which is controlled by a joystick and...

Transporting Hope

Unexpectedly giving birth to premature twins was a “traumatic experience” for new parents Lisa and Joel Holman. However, life-saving support provided by Children’s Hospital at London Health Sciences Centre’s Transport Team and specialized transport equipment transformed an emergency into a...

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