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Richmond Auxiliary Presents Bursaries

Harmony Sander wants to become a Registered Nurse and, ultimately, a Nurse Practitioner. She has volunteered at Richmond Hospital since 2015.  This past year, she was accepted into the UBC Nursing Program (Okanagan Campus) and is eager to work with sick children.

Ada Zhang is entering her fourth year in Microbiology and Immunology at UBC and is […]

Healthcare Auxiliary Day

BCAHA Communications Update

Exciting updates are coming to BCAHA’s communications. After months of research and planning, a redevelopment of BCAHA’s website has begun. A three-phase plan will see the revamping of BCAHA’s homepage and Members section, and the adding of videos, multimedia, and multisite networks. A key goal is to make the website more engaging and interactive.

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Leadership Forum 2018 Registration Package

2018 Conference Regsitration (please click to download the PDF file)

BCAHA 2018 AGM & Leadership Forum

Sunshine Coast Auxiliary Celebrates 80th

The Sunshine Coast Healthcare Auxiliary AGM was held November 27 at the Sechelt Legion. Guest speakers were Lynda Avis, BCAHA President, Dave Hawkins, Board Chair of the Sechelt Hospital Foundation and Lauren Tindall, VCH Director of Operations for the Sunshine Coast. Also in attendance was Jane Macdonald, Executive Director of the Sechelt Hospital Foundation.

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President’s Message

The month of December marks the end of the calendar year and some of us sit in wonderment, asking, as Dr. Seuss said, “How did it get so late so soon?” Yes, another year has passed and we are suddenly faced with the prospect of increasingly frosty mornings, frenetic shopping days and the intense planning […]

Comox Auxiliary Embarks on Adventure

The Auxiliary Society for Comox Valley Healthcare (formerly St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary) has embarked on an exciting adventure.  It started with a new name and logo, reflecting the Comox Valley’s transfer of acute care services to a new hospital in October 2017. The tagline “Helping Hands Healing Hearts” affirms our commitment to enhancing patient care […]

Across the Province

On Nov. 24,  Elaine Canning was chosen as Volunteer of the Year by the Delta Chamber of Commerce. Elaine (pictured here at the ceremony with her husband, Dave) has been an active and valued volunteer with the Delta Hospital Auxiliary for 21 years, including six years on the executive. She has also served as Lower […]

‘This Place Matters’ – Richmond Auxiliary participates in National Competition

It’s a rainy day in Steveston, B.C., but that doesn’t stop the many community bargain hunters from stepping into the Richmond Hospital/Healthcare Auxiliary Thrift Shop for a browse through an amazing inventory of donated goods. Run entirely by over 100 volunteers, the shop sits in a beautiful heritage building that was formerly a Methodist Church, […]