Canuck Place Children’s Hospice provides specialized pediatric palliative care for children living with a life-threatening illness and support for their families throughout British Columbia.
They are an inter-disciplinary team – consisting of a diverse group of healthcare professionals, support staff and volunteers, who provide 24-hour/7-days a week care and support.
BC Children’s Hospital
A portion of our profits is donated each year to assist the BC Children’s Hospital in providing expert care for seriously ill and injured children. If you wish, you can make a donation of your own through their website.
BC Children’s Hospital is one of North America’s leading pediatric hospitals and serves the largest child population in Canada – one million children in BC and the Yukon. The Hospital provides services in areas such as neonatal intensive care, kidney and bone marrow transplants, open-heart surgery, neurosurgery and cancer treatment. It is a leading provider of diagnostic and laboratory services, and many complex tests including universal newborn testing for potentially devastating diseases. The Hospital shares its site with the BC Women’s Hospital and the Child & Family Research Institute. Sunny Hill Health Centre, a part of the BC Children’s Hospital, is the leading provincial facility offering specialized services and care in pediatric development, research and education. More than 72,000 children visit the Hospital annually, 67% of whom live outside the City of Vancouver.
BC Children’s Hospital Foundation
BC Children’s Hospital Foundation raises money to support excellence and innovation in care, treatment and research at BC Children’s Hospital, Sunny Hill Health Centre and the Child & Family Research Institute. The Foundation’s activities include major gift fundraising, planned giving and a wide variety of annual programs. As steward of philanthropic donations to the BC Children’s Hospital, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children and the Child & Family Research Institute, the Foundation issues charitable receipts and ensures donations are allocated to the areas to which donors have designated their support. The Foundation is currently engaged in the $200-million Campaign for BC Children to build a new children’s hospital and ensure all BC children have access to a consistent standard of pediatric care.
BC Cancer Foundation
Our donation to the BC Cancer Foundation is made through the Weekend To End Breast Cancer Campaign. The funds raised during this incredible weekend go towards treatment, prevention and finding a cure for breast cancer. If you wish, you can make a donation of your own through their website.