Bear Essentials program Karena and Owen Crumpler
  |   Island kids and families / News

Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island and Cerebral Palsy Association of BC announce partnership to raise awareness about CP

Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island and the Cerebral Palsy Association of BC (CPABC) today announced a new long-te...
Dr. Norgrove Penny - Island kids first
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

Ask the expert: The past and future of children’s health care with Dr. Penny, pediatric orthopedic surgeon for Island kids

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Children’s Health Foundation is committed to supporting Island families. This post is part of...
Ground breaking home away from home Campbell River
  |   News

Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island breaks ground on new home away from home in Campbell River

Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island officially broke ground today on a new home away from home in Campbell River. ...
Foundry BC Community Partner Steve Mathias
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

Ask the expert: How Foundry BC adapted its model of care to serve children and youth during the COVID-19 outbreak

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Children’s Health Foundation is committed to supporting Island families. This post is part of...
Chris Beaton - Nanaimo Aboriginal Centre
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

Ask the expert: Chris Beaton on how community service providers can best support indigenous youth

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Children’s Health Foundation is committed to supporting Island families. This post is part of...
Bear Essentials - Fast family
  |   Island kids and families / Stories

Meet Malakai: How Bear Essentials has given this Sooke family peace of mind

On a typical day, you might find Island kid Malakai swimming, listening to music, or laughing with his parents. Described by hi...
Dominic Rockall - Nanaimo Child Development Centre
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

Ask the expert: How the Nanaimo Child Development Centre is supporting children with complex needs during COVID-19

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Children’s Health Foundation is committed to supporting Island families. This post is part of...
Bear Essentials - Island Kids First - Bruhwiler Family
  |   Island kids and families / Stories

Meet Liv and Asta Mai: How Jeneece Place became a home away from home for this Tofino family

When Tofino couple Francis and Hanne made the journey to Nanaimo for a routine midwife appointment, the last thing they were ex...
Manda Roddick - Island Kids First - Lisa Huus Bursary
  |   Stories

A conversation with Manda Roddick: Using complex health challenges as a catalyst for social change

In speaking with PhD candidate Manda Roddick, her resilience and passion for making an impact become immediately clear. In addi...
Lets Talk CP - Ask the Expert
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

Ask the expert: Elizabeth Specht on how families with children with cerebral palsy are adapting to COVID-19

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Children’s Health Foundation is committed to supporting Island families. This post is part of...
Need2 Suicide Prevention - Ask the Expert May 2020
  |   CEO blog / COVID-19

Ask the expert: How Need2 Suicide Prevention, Education & Support is providing hope to Island youth

This post is part of a blog series in which our CEO Veronica Carroll interviews experts across Vancouver Island and the surroun...
Bryan Thomson GivingTuesdayNow 2020
  |   COVID-19 / Donor spotlight

Bryan Thomson: GivingTuesdayNow

Bryan Thomson has been a generous donor and volunteer board member with Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island since ...