Children may be 21% of our Island’s population, but they’re 100% of our future. As champions of healthcare close to home, we help children with health challenges reach their full potential—today and every day.

How we help.

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Find care for your child

When you need help accessing services for your child, our community partners can help.

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Access family-centred facilities

Our Child, Youth & Family Centres offer easy access to the services and support you need.

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Reach your full potential

With our scholarships and bursaries, educational opportunities are more accessible.

Make sure our kids don’t face their darkest moments alone.

Help us raise funds that transform access to mental health care for kids in our communities.

Our impact in 2017

$3.2

Million

invested in healthcare for kids, youth and families

$500

Thousand

invested in youth-focused mental health resources

32

Thousand

kids and youth supported across our islands

Words from Island Families

Thanks to funding from the Foundation, we had a crash course in parenting a preemie, keeping us on our game without making us feel like we didn’t know what we were doing—and our son is thriving as a result.

Rachel - Victoria

The Solarium was my home. It was such a good childhood in many, many ways. I’ve always felt capable to do anything I wanted, and I’m here today, 80 years old, still able to do my thing.

Frank - Nanaimo

Once you’ve had a sick kid there’s never any going back to normal. It gets better and better the further we get from that time, but Jeneece Place is still our home away from home whenever we’re in Victoria for Gabe’s check-ups.

Jeannine - Comox