Special Award for Langley Auxiliary

Fraser Health has recognized the Langley Memorial Hospital Auxiliary with a 2015 Above and Beyond Award.  In the category of Collaborative Partnerships, the auxiliary was lauded for its dedicated  efforts in fundraising and paying for its newly-opened Penny Pincher Thrift Store, and for its many contributions, past and present, to the Langley hospital.

Pictured are auxiliary leaders […]

BCAHA President’s Message

All around our beautiful province, crisp, cool nights, clear days, and garden pathways dotted with crimson, orange and golden leaves are sure signs that in the life of Healthcare Auxiliaries, a new season is upon us.

Many volunteers are re-connecting after the long summer break, and during the past few weeks, the BCAHA Executive has also […]

BCAHA’s Mission: to Link and to Strengthen

“BCAHA links and strengthens auxiliaries at the heart of healthcare.”

From Abbotsford to Williams Lake, from Port Alberni to Invermere, BCAHA is proud to represent its 84 member auxiliaries.  To help mark our 70th Anniversary, we updated our mission statement.  It is brief but bold.  To “link and to strengthen” is what we aspire to and […]

Youth Volunteers

Richmond Auxiliary awards bursaries

Each year, the Richmond Hospital Healthcare Auxiliary presents bursaries to post secondary students who have volunteered a significant amount of time at the Richmond Hospital.  The bursary program, generated by funds raised by the Auxiliary, was started as a meaningful way to give back to student volunteers who help the hospital in […]

Across the Province

BCAHA welcomes new member
BCAHA president Lynda Avis enjoys a Strawberry Tea afternoon at the South Cowichan Healthcare Auxiliary.  Auxiliary president Ev Roberts (in blue) and her fellow volunteers extend a helping hand at Cairnsmore Place, a residential care facility in Duncan.





Sunshine Coast Healthcare Auxiliary
Sechelt thrift store displays its new sign and Sunshine Coast connection.






Photo: Allan […]