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Ridgetown IODE Supports DI Campaign

Representatives from the Confederation Chapter IODE (Ridgetown) presented a cheque for $2,000 to the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA), in support the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. The vision of IODE, a Canadian women's charitable organization, is to improve the physical and emotional health and expand the educational opportunities of all [...]

By |June 19th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

New Lullabye System Celebrates Newborns, Parents

If you have visited CKHA in the last two weeks, you may have had the pleasure of hearing a familiar song playing over the hospital speakers-Brahm's Lullabye. Recently installed in the Women & Children's Department, new parents are given the opportunity to play the lullabye over the speaker system in celebration of their new child. [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Foundation Launches Two Events In Support of DI Campaign, New CT Scan

The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is excited to announce the dates of two signature events in support of the Foundation of CKHA’s $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. The 12th Annual Pro/Am at Maple City Country Club will take place Friday, August 11, 2017 and the 5th Annual Chatham-Kent Pumpkin Run [...]

By |May 8th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Tasty Event Raises $40,000 for DI Campaign

On Thursday, April 6, 2017, the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) hosted its 15th Annual Parade of Chefs at Club Lentinas in Chatham, raising $40,000 for the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. To date, over $4.4 million has been raised for this important campaign.  This year’s sold out event featured Restaurateur, Dragon’s Den [...]

By |April 8th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Funding: Peace of Mind

Peace of mind can come in all shapes and sizes. At CKHA, it looks a lot like a watch. Implemented over the last few years, the ELPAS Wander Protection System is a lightweight wrist band that allows patients the freedom to move around their room and floor while keeping them safely within areas of the [...]

By |March 6th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Curlers Hurry Hard, Raise $10,000 at Charity Curling Classic

On Saturday, February 11, 2017, the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) hosted its 6th Annual Charity Curling Classic at the Sydenham Community Curling Club in Wallaceburg. Sixteen teams of four participated in this event and helped raise $10,000 through sponsorship, pledges, 50/50 Draw and a silent auction. Proceeds from the event will support the [...]

By |February 14th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Chatham Comfort Inn Puts CKHA Families, Foundation First

On January 25, 2017, Comfort Inn representatives presented the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) with a cheque for $695. This generous donation was made possible through the Chatham Comfort Inn “Alliance Care” program that provides discounted accommodation rates to those visiting friends or loved ones at CKHA. A portion of each room rate is [...]

By |January 26th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Christmas Wish Tree Surpasses Goal

The Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is pleased to announce that the 27th Annual Christmas Wish Tree Appeal has raised over $101,000 for the $6.9 million CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign, bringing the campaign total raised to $4.3 million.  Through the Christmas Wish Tree appeal, residents of Chatham-Kent are able to publicly honour [...]

By |January 9th, 2017|Media Release|0 Comments

Toys for Tots, Thanks to Tilbury Team

Representatives from the Tilbury Area Action Team presented the Foundation of CKHA with a collection of toys to distribute to children who are receiving care in CKHA’s Women and Children’s Health Department during the holiday season. This very generous gift of toys was collected throughout Tilbury by the Tilbury Area Action Team and at the [...]

By |December 23rd, 2016|Media Release|0 Comments

Teddy Bears Galore For CKHA Kids

In honour of the holiday season, two local groups donated stuffed animals to the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA), to be distributed to children receiving care at CKHA. PetSmart has donated 250 stuffed animals through donations from PetSmart customers and Associates at the Chatham location, and the St. Agnes Knights of Columbus Council #8739 [...]

By |December 21st, 2016|Media Release|0 Comments