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Telus Ambassadors help kick off Hospital Foundation’s Annual Gift Campaign TELUS ambassadors arrived at Sechelt Hospital today, to help the Hospital Foundation kick off its annual fundraising campaign. The volunteers will be labelling hundreds of copies of the Foundation’s Report to Community, a snapshot of health...

Photos of the new Sunshine Coast Community Outreach van, intended for appointments and group events with members of the Mental Health and Substance Use services and Hospital Foundation team. The purchase of the van was made possible by “Comedy on the Coast” recent sold-out show and...

The Coaster’s Car Club presented Sechelt Hospital Foundation with a cheque for $6,312 from their 2019 Show & Shine. Proceeds will go to the area of greatest need at Sechelt Hospital’s Ambulatory Care Unit. Bob Hoy, owner of Wilson Creek and Gibsons IGA (far left),...

The Coasters Car Club presented Sechelt Hospital Foundation cheques for $5500 from their 2018 Show & Shine efforts.  Proceeds will go to the area of greatest need at Sechelt Hospital.  Bob Hoy, owner of Wilson Creek and Gibsons IGA (far right), who contributed $1500, is...

For Sechelt artist David Christensen, music was all he could offer following the untimely death of yet another friend. Christensen’s workmate Keith Comeau succumbed a few years ago to early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, and that sent Christensen on a road that has taken nearly four years to...

Callen Kleij presents Sechelt Hospital Foundation’s Jane Macdonald with a cheque from West Sechelt Elementary School’s spring garage sale.  Handwritten and colourfully designed letters from Callen’s fellow classmates and young philanthropists stated their desire to “help the people who make everybody (or sic) feel better;...

A grateful patient contacted Sechelt Hospital Foundation with a unique question:  “I would like to thank the people who saved my life three years ago when I had a heart attack. What do the nurses of your Emergency Department need?” The answer to that question came...

One year ago, as a passenger in a car, Shirley Nelson’s heart stopped. Thanks to the proximity of Sechelt Hospital’s Emergency Room and her fiancé Tom’s ability to navigate back roads while applying CPR chest compressions, Drs. Hourigan and Wadge successfully re-booted Shirley’s heart. ...

In January of 2018 the Foundation invited local artists and collectors to help us create a visually inspiring and caring environment here at Sechelt Hospital....

Sechelt Hospital cares for thousands of patients each year – patients like you who have experienced the exceptional care provided by our physicians, nurses, healthcare providers and support staff....