Ladysmith Family and Friends (LAFF) CEO Blog April 2020
  |   'Ask the expert'

CEO blog: Jacqueline Neligan on staying grounded as a family amidst COVID-19

This article is part of a regular blog series where Children’s Health Foundation’s CEO Veronica Carroll sits down with stakehol...
Vancouver Island family - Gabrielle family
  |   'Ask the expert' / News

A message from our CEO on Jeneece Place

Please see the following message from our Foundation’s CEO Veronica Carroll on Jeneece Place, Victoria's home away from home. ...
COVID-19 How to protect yourself and others
  |   News

COVID-19 resources for our Island families

With news about the COVID-19 outbreak changing daily, it can be overwhelming to navigate the sea of information that is availab...
March 16 update - Veronica Carroll
  |   News

A message from our CEO on COVID-19

Please see the following message from our Foundation’s CEO Veronica Carroll amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Dear friend, In r...
Bear Essentials program - Island kid Emma
  |   Island kids / Stories

How Bear Essentials supports the comfort and independence of Island kid Emma

Like many five-year-olds, Emma is a kind and outgoing girl with endless energy. She loves playing in the park with her big sist...
Nick Chowdhury and son, Home away from home Campbell River - Qwalayu House
  |   Island kids / Stories

Away from home with a preemie: Why Nick Chowdhury supports a home away from home in Campbell River

Seven-year-old Nathan can light up a room. Just ask his dad, Nick, and you’ll hear about Nathan’s big smile, how he’s always da...
Campbell River Mayor Andy Adams supports home away from home Qwalayu House
  |   Stories

Mayor Andy Adams discusses his support for a Campbell River home away from home

Mayor Andy Adams has a unique perspective when it comes to looking at the health care needs in the North Island. As well as bei...
  |   News / Stories

Save-On-Foods fills Jeneece Place pantries for fifth year in a row

Families staying at Jeneece Place will have ample food to make meals this holiday season and well into 2020, as Save-On-Foods s...
Santa and Mrs Claus of Jeneece Place
  |   Donor spotlight / Stories

Meet the Santa and Mrs Claus of Jeneece Place

Every Christmas Eve, when Jeneece Place is quiet for the evening, when the holiday baking in the kitchen has wrapped up, and wh...
Jeneece Place light-up 2019
  |   News / Stories

Jeneece Place holiday lights brightening spirits

Victoria’s beloved home away from home, Jeneece Place, is boasting some bright holiday cheer as thousands of lights (about 8,00...
GivingTuesday 2019 Island kids first
  |   Donor spotlight / Stories

Why I donate: Dale Collins explains why she gives monthly

Dale Collins is the owner of Prosperity Planning and is one of our generous monthly donors. She has donated to Children’s Healt...
Queen Alexandra archive story - Marguerite's story
  |   Stories / The archives

Marguerite Weber’s story: A Queen Alexandra Solarium reunion 40 years in the making

When she was just nine years old, Marguerite Weber spent a year living at the Queen Alexandra Solarium for Crippled Children (Q...