Liam celebrated his 7th birthday by asking friends and family to make a donation in lieu of birthday presents. He is proud to have donated $1,450.00 to the Healthy Kids Fund of the Children’s. Bravo and welcome to the Young Ambassadors Club!
January 25 is the day to mobilize around mental health.
The Montreal Children’s Foundation believes today is a perfect opportunity to remind ourselves that mental health is as important as physical health, particularly for a child or a teen. Some time ago, we told you about Irini, a Children’s patient who battled anorexia, and her journey to take control over her health. This brave teen’s message? That it is important to talk about your problems and your state of mind. Let her inspire you!
How to help the cause
Bell Let’s Talk campaign is now in its seventh year.
"There are no words to truly express how lucky we feel and how grateful we are to the staff at the Montreal Children’s Hospital," says Jazper’s mom Nadia, still shaken after her new-born’s bumpy beginnings in life.
Two weeks after his birth, Jazper and his family went to the see the doctor for a routine appointment. "His pediatrician, Dr. Richard Haber, heard a murmur and immediately checked his femoral pulse: he had none. We were referred to cardiologist Dr. Charles Rohlicek who would see us immediately," she recalls. That’s when the news hit: Jazper needed to undergo surgery. At just 19 …
In honour of her 1st birthday, Inaaya’s parents have asked family and friends to make a donation to the Children’s in lieu of presents.
They are proud to have raised $600.00 to the Healthy Kids Fund at the Children's. Bravo and welcome to the Young Ambassadors Club.
On January 3rd, in the early hours of the morning, my son Gabriel and I were getting ready for a very exciting day: We were setting off on a 2-day trip to Nashville, USA, to meet P.K. Subban and watch him face off against his old team.
Going on vacation with Gabriel takes a lot of planning. Because he suffers from severe haemophilia, I had to make sure the hospital in Nashville could care for him in case of any health issues.
We even got the chance to fly on a private jet, where Gabriel was dazzled by the wide assortment of …