Education ProgramsHeathcare

CAMH Launches Strategy to Dismantle Anti-Black Racism

Strategy includes 22 actions to decrease anti-Black racism at CAMH by 2022 TORONTO, ON–CAMH is launching Dismantling Anti-Black Racism, a strategy that includes 22 actions to decrease anti-Black racism at CAMH by 2022. The strategy was developed in consultation with an external community advisory group and outlines a plan to …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

Bell Let’s Talk Day sets new records

Canadians take action for mental health with 159,173,435 messages of support MONTRÉAL, QC–Now more than ever, every action counts in mental health. And the count is in: Canadians and people around the world set all-new records for engagement in the mental health conversation on Bell Let’s Talk Day 2021, sharing …

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CharitiesFundraising EventsHeathcare

Jack.org and Bell Let’s Talk bolster support for youth mental health

$500,000 donation over 5 years to expand the reach of Jack Chapters in hundreds of communities around the country MONTRÉAL, QC–Bell Let’s Talk and Jack.org today announced a $500,000 investment over the next 5 years to equip Jack Chapter leaders with training, mentorship and digital education tools to support the …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

Hydro One partners with ACT Foundation to provide critical lifesaving skills

With 80 per cent of cardiac arrests occurring at home, early CPR can increase survival rates TORONTO, ON–The Advanced Coronary Treatment (ACT) Foundation in partnership with Hydro One’s support continues to provide students with the skills necessary to save a life. This year, the provincial collaboration is expected to bring …

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Donation ProgramsHeathcare

PIA Law will match donations made to The Frontline Fund in efforts to raise $100,000

TORONTO, ON–PIA Law’s new charitable giving campaign for the holiday season partners with The Frontline Fund, a coalition of over 165 hospital foundations across Canada, to raise urgently needed funds in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. PIA Law will match all confirmed donations to The Frontline Fund, up to …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

Bayshore HealthCare Partners with Amazon to Donate 1,000 Fire Tablets to Seniors

TORONTO, ON–Bayshore HealthCare, one of Canada’s leading home and community care service providers with more than 350,000 clients across the country, has partnered with Amazon to donate 1,000 Fire Tablets to help support isolated seniors, through their Bayshore Foundation for Empowered Living charitable division. According to Statistics Canada, the impact …

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Children's ProgramsHeathcare

Canadians donate over $2M to child, youth mental health

VAUGHAN, ON–Canada’s Children’s Hospital Foundations (CCHF) is proud to announce that the A Family of Support: Child and Youth Mental Health Initiative has raised over $2 million for mental health programs across Canada as part of its first fundraising campaign. Canada’s Children’s Hospital Foundations (CCHF) raises over $2 million for …

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COVID-19Heathcare

CMA Foundation commits $2 million to support long-term care improvement program

OTTAWA, ON–The CMA Foundation announced a $2 million grant to the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI) for LTC+: Acting on Pandemic Learning Together, a program designed to drive improvements in long-term care and retirement homes across Canada. The CMA Foundation’s commitment doubles the current available funds and will allow …

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Data SourcesHeathcare

Health Charities, Patient Groups Jointly Protect Access to Breakthrough Medical Treatments in Canada

Patients shut out of process leading to the release of revised guidelines by the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board TORONTO and MONTREAL–As exciting medical advances continue to be made around the world, there is a shared concern that people in Canada will not be able to access these scientific breakthroughs. …

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Corporate PhilanthropyHeathcare

National plan focused on early interventions in Child, Youth Mental Health unveiled by Canada’s Children’s Hospital Foundations

Early intervention programs to be implemented at 13 of Canada’s children’s hospitals for children, youth and families struggling with mental health challenges VAUGHAN, ON–Canada’s Children’s Hospital Foundations (CCHF) is pleased to announce the launch of a groundbreaking partnership to address the critical need for early interventions in child and youth …

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