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Grateful patients Rick and Suzanne Craven stand outdoors in front of a vine covered wall. Rick is giving the thumbs up. They both wear green t-shirts. Rick's shirt says, "Kidney Recipient: I run on spare parts." Suzanne's shirt says, "Kidney Donor: Because who wouldn't want a piece of this."

A Perfect Match in More Ways than One

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

A Perfect Match Rick and Suzanne Craven are a perfect match in more ways than one. Not only did they recently celebrate their 44th wedding anniversary, but as fate and good fortune would have it, this couple was so perfectly matched that Suzanne was able to donate one of her kidneys to Rick when his … Read More

The image is a light pink colour with white snowflakes falling from the top. The text reads, "Hope for the Holidays." The 'O' in the word HOPE is a pink breast cancer awareness ribbon. The is a white bar along the bottom of the image that says, "We'll DOUBLE your DONATION thanks to the Ever Hopeful Fund."

Support Breast Diagnostics at St. Joe’s and Have Your Donation Matched!

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Support Breast Diagnostics at St. Joe’s and Have Your Donation Matched Dollar-for-Dollar Cancer doesn’t care if it’s your birthday or the holidays. Cancer doesn’t care if you’ve done everything right and had your mammograms regularly. Cancer can still find you. No one knows this better than Hamilton resident Angela Alexander-Roper. Angela is a wife, a … Read More

‘Tis the Season to Win Big & Do Good

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

‘Tis the Season to Win Big & Do Good Our Holiday Wishes Lottery Returns with a $25,000 min. Jackpot! Our Holiday Wishes 50/50 lottery returns on Monday, Nov. 28! This time, not only are there more ways to win than ever before, but we also have a guaranteed, minimum jackpot prize of $25,000! Half of … Read More

Silver Bells Gala Raises more than $650,000 for St. Joe’s!

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Silver Bells Gala Raises more than $650,000 for St. Joe’s! On Saturday, November 5th, we celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the St. Joe’s Gala with some of our closest donors, sponsors and friends. We are delighted to share that we’ve raised an all-time high of over $650,000 for St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton…and we couldn’t be … Read More

Opening Up: Breaking the Silence & Stigma Surrounding Menopause

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Opening Up: Breaking the Silence & Stigma Surrounding Menopause In the wake of landmark new research by the Menopause Foundation of Canada that reveals the real impact on the health and quality of life of Canadians transitioning through menopause, St. Joe’s Women’s Health Concerns Clinic is hosting a virtual, public forum on Nov. 18 to … Read More

Canada’s first and largest-scale vision-loss study is underway at St. Joe’s thanks to $750,000 grant from the Juravinski Research Institute 

Monday, November 7, 2022

Canada’s first and largest-scale vision-loss study is underway at St. Joe’s thanks to $750,000 grant from the Juravinski Research Institute Research into age-related macular degeneration to help curb vision loss in older adults in Canada With a $750,000 boost in funding from the Juravinski Research Institute (JRI), researchers at the Regional Eye Institute at St. … Read More

Enrico Visentini is pictured in the centre with his two loving nephews clutching him on each side.

A Force for Good: Honouring the Life and Legacy of Enrico Visentini

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

A Force for Good: Honouring the Life and Legacy of Enrico Visentini “No one is ever really gone.” – Luke Skywalker, The Last Jedi Better known as Rico or Hank to friends and family, Enrico Visentini was a fervent fan of the Star Wars franchise, but he was so much more than a film buff. … Read More

Chuck and Julie Hogeterp, with their daughters Lily and Emma, recently returned to the Family Care Suite at St. Joe’s to see the bed their donation purchased and the plaque that is dedicated to their second daughter, Sophia, who was born sleeping.

Family’s Donation Brings Comfort to Others who Experience Pregnancy Loss

Friday, October 28, 2022

Family’s Donation Brings Comfort to Others who Experience Pregnancy Loss Julie Hogeterp is a registered nurse at the Dunnville Hospital near her home. Smart and capable, Julie has held senior roles, including serving as Interim Director of the Emergency and Operating Rooms during the COVID-19 pandemic. But even with all of her experience, Julie was … Read More

RBC Dominion Securities is helping our tiniest patients grow big and strong

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

RBC Dominion Securities is helping our tiniest patients grow big and strong Sometimes the babies born at our Hospital arrive a little early or are born with a medical condition that means they can’t go home right away. When that happens, newborns will often spend a few days to a few weeks in our Special … Read More