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‘Listen, Learn, Lead’

BCAHA AGM and Leadership Forum April 15-17, 2016
A well-attended and well-received AGM and Leadership Forum was held under sunny skies at the Lakeside Resort Convention Centre in Penticton.  Conference Chair Vicky Forest lined up an impressive slate of speakers and topics that centered on the responsibilities and possibilities of leadership.

“This year we tried a new, […]

President’s Message

Greetings to all Members,

The promise of summer is visible everywhere in our beautiful province, and I hope our members will take time to enjoy the warmer weather with family and friends.  I realize that most of you will also continue your volunteer auxiliary duties.  We are all proud and grateful for your dedication!

The April BCAHA […]

A Recap from BCAHA’s Executive Director

It’s hard to believe three years have gone by since I accepted the role of Executive Director.  Those years have been full of changes for BCAHA, from changing faces around the Board table, to a brand new visual identity program and website, to a new, more streamlined format for the provincial conference in even-numbered years. […]

Healthcare Auxiliary Day – May 10, 2016

The Province of British Columbia’s “Healthcare Auxiliary Day” Proclamation has again inspired creative responses and celebrations.  To highlight just a few: Penticton marked the occasion with a $25,000 donation; Burns Lake shared its story of “Together we can . . .”; Mission offered cookies and a gift basket draw; and Clearwater thanked its supporters by passing […]

Across the Province

Delta Auxiliary Delivers Bus

“Generously donated by the Delta Hospital Auxiliary” and “Supporting healthcare in Delta since 1969 “ are twin slogans that now attract attention on the streets of Delta.  On April 11, a festive ribbon-cutting ceremony brought together Auxiliary volunteers, Fraser Health officials, visitors and invited guests.  But the biggest smiles came from the […]