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2018 News & Photos

Approved grants 2018

Approved grants 2018

Sunshine Coast Auxiliary Granting Program 2018 Approved Grants Arrowhead Clubhouse – Sunshine Coast Community Services $10,000 The clubhouse serves adults living with mental illness. Funds will be used to help keep the clubhouse open on Mondays and to support employment development for its members. Bellies  and Babies

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Executive branch visits

Executive branch visits

The Executive of the Board has offered to attend each branch and standing committee, by invitation, to explain their roles and answer questions from the membership. On April 12th, Candice Sayre, Vice President and Warren Jones, Second Vice President, attended the Sechelt branch meeting. They answered questions

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Auxiliary supports Capilano University Students

Auxiliary supports Capilano University Students

On April 6th, 2018, 14 dedicated men and women celebrated their graduation from the Health Care Assistant Program at Capilano University, Sechelt Campus. They had completed 7 months of intensive and demanding training in which they must learn and demonstrate an enormous set of skills that value

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Brown Bag Lunch 2018

Brown Bag Lunch 2018

On March 26th, approximately 120 members gathered for the annual Brown Bag Lunch at the SIB hall. Each year, VCH recognizes the Auxiliary for its support of healthcare on the coast. This year included the recognition of the long-term service of 11 members who had contributed 20

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Staff Appreciation 2018

Staff Appreciation 2018

On February 14th, the executive of the Board represented all the members in thanking the VCH staff for their wonderful service providing excellent healthcare to the Sunshine Coast. Coffee and cookies were provided at the Sechelt hospital, Shorncliffe, the two Public Health Units, Sumac Place and the

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Sechelt Executive 2018

Sechelt Executive 2018

Sechelt Branch Auxiliary Executive. Photo left to right: Wendy Bisset Secretary, Beth Emms 2nd Vice, Jackie Henderson Chair, Marian Mitchell 1st Vice, Donna Perry treasurer.

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First baby of 2018

First baby of 2018

The first baby of 2018 born in Sechelt Hospital! Desiree Metcalfe and Ryan Ryder became first-time parents on January 2, when their son, Sage Wolf Ryder, was born at Sechelt Hospital. They were presented with a lovely gift basket from the Gift Shop. The photo was taken by

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