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It’s been a hard road, but there’s a Neon light at the end of the tunnel

It’s been a hard road, but there’s a Neon light at the end of the tunnel
Hearing the words…Your child has cancer, will change your life forever. That’s why it’s so important to raise funds for childhood cancer research. Neon Night Kemptville is coming up on Saturday, September 21st.  It’s a fun 2k or 5k walk/run with all proceeds going towards childhood cancer research.  In fact, it’s the biggest fundraiser for childhood cancer research in Eastern... Read More

WDMH Auxiliary 50/50 Draw – The Results Are In And Everyone Wins!

WDMH Auxiliary 50/50 Draw – The Results Are In And Everyone Wins!
Winchester – Congratulations to Dianne Lapier who is the winner of the WDMH Auxiliary 50/50 draw. Dianne takes home $1,000! One thousand tickets were sold at a cost of $2 each. And there are more winners! The WDMH Auxiliary is raising funds to purchase a new baby monitor security system for WDMH. The total cost is $199,000. “The WDMH Auxiliary... Read More

OPP Golden Helmets Coming to Ingleside Sept 21st

OPP Golden Helmets Coming to Ingleside Sept 21st
SD&G – The Winchester District Memorial Hospital (WDMH) Foundation is hosting a Family Fun Day in Ingleside, and are thrilled to have the OPP Golden Helmets Motorcycle Precision Team performing! The local SD&G OPP Detachment officers will be onsite with vehicles for the kids (and adults) to check out. The officers will be bringing ATV’s, Snowmobiles, cruisers and their Marine... Read More

UCDSB Draws Attention to Mental Health Supports on World Suicide Prevention Day

UCDSB Draws Attention to Mental Health Supports on World Suicide Prevention Day
Brockville – Today is World Suicide Prevention Day and the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) wants to highlight some of the steps students, staff and their families can take to take care of their mental health, and the resources available to them if they are in crisis. “One of the best things to do as a young person is... Read More

The 39th Annual Terry Fox Run is scheduled for Sunday September 15th

The 39th Annual Terry Fox Run is scheduled for Sunday September 15th
Prescott – This September marks the 39th anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope. People across Canada will come together to honour the courageous spirit of this young man by fundraising for cancer research at The Terry Fox Run on Sunday, September 15th. Terry ran an unbelievable 5,373 kilometres in 143 days. He persevered through pain, weather, personal doubt, frustration. He never gave... Read More

WDMH Foundation Fundraiser Welcomes Susan A. Jennings to Show

WDMH Foundation Fundraiser Welcomes Susan A. Jennings to Show
Winchester – On September 15th, join us for a Matinee Celebration with Ottawa author Susan Jennings and recording artist Teagan McLaren. The event takes place at 2:00 at the Winchester Old Town Hall. The North Dundas Arts Council is hosting this afternoon celebration of music, comedy, and literary readings in support of the Foundation’s General Equipment Fund. Tickets are $25... Read More

Winchester Hospital: Dream Vacation Draw proceeds double in 2018!

Winchester Hospital: Dream Vacation Draw proceeds double in 2018!
Winchester – Thank you to the Chesterville Lions Club and the Winchester Downtown Revitalization Committee for once again including the Winchester District Memorial Hospital (WDMH) Foundation in the Dream Vacation Draw. A few lucky ticket buyers will be on their way to dream vacations – and patients at WDMH will be winners too. A portion of the proceeds from each... Read More

Brockville Ranks Among Best Communities in Canada for Great Health Care

Brockville Ranks Among Best Communities in Canada for Great Health Care
Brockville – Brockville can add another 7th place finish to its bragging rights with the recent rankings from MacLean’s for “Best communities in Canada for great health care 2019”. The rankings award points for communities that spend the least amount of time on waiting lists, as well as how many family doctors, specialists, and doctor’s offices are available per capita,... Read More

Special Delivery at Winchester Hospital! Wireless Fetal Monitor Supports Safer & More Comfortable Care

Special Delivery at Winchester Hospital! Wireless Fetal Monitor Supports Safer & More Comfortable Care
Winchester – It takes nine months to make a baby – and apparently it takes even longer to order a new wireless fetal monitor to support the best patient care! The WDMH Foundation is pleased to share our happy news. The new monitor has arrived and is now up and running in the Birthing Rooms. Training on the new machine... Read More