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Breaking down mental health barriers with open dialogue

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

HAMILTON, ON – Yesterday, 600 individuals, business leaders and community partners gathered at A Mental Health Morning presented by ArcelorMittal Dofasco to talk openly about mental health and addiction. The breakfast event, which raises funds for the Mental Health & Addiction Program at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, takes place during Mental Illness Awareness Week, which … Read More

Grateful St. Joe’s patient and business leader gives back

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

HAMILTON, ON – Yesterday, a grateful St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton patient and local business owner, Mr. John Ribson, announced a $1 million commitment to research at St. Joseph’s.  Mr. Ribson, who is President and CEO of 29 Wendy’s Restaurants in Hamilton, Burlington, Toronto and the surrounding area, has been a St. Joe’s patient for over … Read More

An Outstanding Community of Fund-racers

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Hamilton, ON— This past weekend, Paris to Ancaster: A Ride for Research (P2A) saw dedicated cyclists take the fundraising baton from walkers and runners in the Around the Bay Road Race (ATB) who supported St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton earlier this spring. To date, through both events our dedicated community has raised over $600,000 for St. … Read More

Our Community Went the Distance for St. Joe’s

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Hamilton, ON—Through two of Hamilton’s signature fundraising events – the Around the Bay Road Race (ATB) and Paris to Ancaster: A Ride for Research (P2A) – an outstanding community of fundraisers went the distance for St. Joe’s by raising an unprecedented $610,410! The fundraising campaign launched earlier this spring with a goal to raise $575,000 … Read More

A Boost for Seniors’ Mental Healthcare at St. Joe’s

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Hamilton, ON— At the Mind Matters: an evening with Margaret Trudeau event in Hamilton last fall, Mrs. Trudeau candidly shared her own struggles with mental illness and addiction to help end the stigma surrounding them. Today, the event is still supporting mental healthcare in the community with half of the proceeds raised from that one … Read More