October 10, 2019
Heart Surgery Patient and Artist Creates Windward Calm, a Sculpture for Hospital Atrium
Hospitals are not always the best place to receive all types of care.
“I come here to be challenged, social, creative, and give back. What this program has given to me, I can’t even measure.”
Arts Studio Client
Whether it be mental health, seniors care or health care for our most vulnerable citizens, philanthropy can make a huge difference.
are seen in VGH's Emergency Department each year
1 in 5 Canadians
are diagnosed with a mental illness in their lifetime
With you, we can transform health care to meet the unique needs of our diverse and aging population through a holistic strategy that ensures the right people, tools and environment support care and recovery for the mind and body.
We are committed to marginalized populations
and a next generation strategy in the Downtown Eastside that aims to better address acute health crises, longstanding and complex chronic conditions and marginalized populations
Home is Best Program
is a VCH adopted system-wide approach to health care that involves hospital nurses, physicians and other health professionals working collaboratively to improve a senior’s journey across the health care system