Events

Panorama Park, Deep Cove, North Vancouver

Participate or support a racer for the 7th Annual Innovative Fitness Canuck Place Adventure Challenge.

Racers will challenge themselves to a grueling circuit involving Kayak/Mountain Bike/Trail Run, with the aim at raising funds for Canuck Place Children's Hospice.

For more information please visit www.adventurechallenge.ca

 

University of Victoria - Parking Lot 4 by Centennial Stadium

Welcome to the 2015 Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure in Victoria, British Columbia

Each year, hundreds of thousands of Canadians participate in the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure and help to raise funds for important breast cancer research, education, and advocacy initiatives. Your support throughout the years has helped Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation fund research that is changing the face of breast cancer and helping us create a future without it.

Alzheimer Resource Centre - #300 - 2425 Quebec Street, Vancouver

Shaping the Journey: living with dementia is an educational program designed specifically for people experiencing the early symptoms of Alzheimer's disease or another dementia as well as a care-partner, family member or friend. It is for people who want to explore the journey ahead in a positive and supportive environment.

Five sessions will cover: the brain and dementia, hearing the diagnosis, maintaining your general health, life after diagnosis, planning ahead, maintaing your spirit.

For more information and to register please phone Sara at 604-675-5155.

3051 Shelbourne Street, Victoria

A five-session series for family members who are caring for a person with dementia. Learn about dementia, practical coping strategies, and early planning.

The Family Caregiver Series covers the following topics: • Understanding Dementia • Understanding Communication • Understanding Behaviour • Self Care for Caregivers • Planning for the Future

Cost: by donation

To register please call 250-598-1565

Calgary Zoo - 300 Zoo Road North East, Calgary

Enjoy the holiday season with the entire family at the Calgary Zoo!  Children can visit with Santa or skate on the outdoor rink.  Hot chocolate and fire pits can be found throughout the zoo.  This year there is a new interactive light display!

For more information please visit www.calgaryzoo.com

 

 

any GNC Store

Visit any GNC Store and buy a miracle balloon to support the Alberta Children's Hospital.  GNC will also have vendors in house and all proceeds will go to the Children's Hospital.

Long & McQuade Store

Support the Music Therapy Program at the Alberta Children's Hospital by donating $1 to Long & McQuade musical instruments.  This can be done online or in-store.  For each donation you will receive a $5 rental coupon!

 

May 6, 2012 - May 12, 2012
National

National Hospice Palliative Care Week 2012 will take place from Sunday, May 6th to Saturday, May 12th, 2012. Hike for Hospice Palliative Care 2012 will kick off the week on Sunday, May 6th, 2012!

May 6, 2012 - May 12, 2012
National
May 12, 2012
National

Healthy communities, healthy Canadians

On Canada Health Day, join health facilities, agencies, community health organizations, public health units, colleagues, students and teachers, and family members in a resolution to be active and involved in your community.