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Unsure about your medication?

19 days ago
Unsure about your medication? Here’s a question: the last time you saw the doctor or pharmacist, were you able to tell them about all the pre ..

You Can Bring New Hope For Elderly Care Residents

1 month ago
As I write this letter to you, I'm thinking of Family Day last month. To me, Family Day brings an appreciation of how our community feels just lik ..

PARC Retirement Living donates $1.2 million to Peace Arch Hospital Foundation

2 months ago
PARC Retirement Living recently made an extraordinary donation of $1.2 million to Peace Arch Hospital’s redevelopment of five brand new surgical s ..

Classic for Care: A Concert for a Cause

4 months ago
On Saturday, November 17, the first Classic For Care concert took place at White Rock Baptist Church. The event offered a variety of beautiful mus ..

Peers Reaching Out in White Rock and South Surrey

4 months ago
A revolutionary program from Seniors Come Share Society is changing the landscape for isolated seniors in our community, one peer at a time. T ..

How SIM Baby Helps Little Patients & How You Can Help

4 months ago
Particularly heart-dropping for our team is hearing… Code Pink, Code Pink! …a call for help with a neo-natal emergency. Our  ..

$10 million campaign for new residential care facility with hospice reaches funding goal

5 months ago
A new 200-bed residential care facility which includes the 15-bed George & Sylvia Melville Hospice Home is now fully funded. The $10 mill ..

You Brought Generations Together

5 months ago
WHITE ROCK, B.C. - The brand new all abilities and all ages playground built next to Centennial Arena in White Rock held its official grand openin ..

Breathing, Life

5 months ago
Without oxygen to breathe, there is no life. While we all know this, most of us take our ability to breathe for granted – an automatic inhale ..

Peace Arch Hospital Foundation’s Great Pumpkin Run Walk raises $40,000 for Generations Playground

6 months ago
Peace Arch Hospital Foundation held its 12th Annual Great Pumpkin Run Walk on Sunday, October 21, raising $40,000 for the new Generations Playgrou ..

Friends of the Foundation celebrates dedicated community members at annual awards evening

6 months ago
Peace Arch Hospital Foundation honoured six individuals, one business and one non-profit group last week at its annual Friends of the Foundation c ..

Princess Party Raises Over $22,000 for All Abilities & All Ages Playground

8 months ago
The ninth edition of the White Rock Princess Party took place at Centennial Arena on July 28th. This year, the funds raised at this magical event  ..

You Have Inspired Us for 64 Years!

8 months ago
Because of passionate people like you, the spirit of togetherness created our hospital 64 years ago. This spirit drives us to find the best ways t ..

Fund Equipment that Will Help You Breathe Easier

8 months ago
When something literally takes your breath away it can be truly frightening - and our Respiratory Therapy department is here to find out why, as q ..

Picnic on the Pier raises $65,000+ for Peace Arch Hospital Foundation

8 months ago
More than 450 guests gathered at the iconic White Rock Pier last night for a dazzling long table dinner in support of Peace Arch Hospital Foundati ..

Surgeon Peter Skepasts shares his thoughts on the new OR expansion

9 months ago
At our recent Ambassadors Circle dinner, Dr. Peter Skepasts shared his thoughts on the new OR expansion. Check it out!  ..

Paging Dr. Kwan! The ABC's of Laparoscopic Surgery

10 months ago
In this adorable video, our tiniest doctor, Dr. Kwan and his trusty assistant Paul show you laparoscopic surgery and its incredible benefits for b ..

LEAVE A LEGACY™ In Your Community

10 months ago
LEAVE A LEGACY™ is a national, community-based public awareness campaign of the Canadian Association of Gift Planners that encourages people ..

Peace Arch Hospital Foundation announces naming contest for new all-abilities playground

11 months ago
A brand new all abilities and all ages playground being built next to Centennial Arena in White Rock is on track to open at the end of July and Pe ..

Pacific Blue Cross Health Foundation donates $100,000 to Peace Arch Hospital Foundation for mental health

11 months ago
The Pacific Blue Cross Health Foundation recently made a $100,000 donation to Peace Arch Hospital’s new 73-bed mental health unit being built insi ..

TB Vets donates $30,000 to Peace Arch Hospital Foundation for life-saving respiratory equipment

11 months ago
TB Vets, a charitable organization dedicated to helping British Columbians with respiratory illness lead healthy and productive lives for more tha ..

Peace Arch Hospital Foundation raises more than $1 million at record-setting gala!

11 months ago
It was a British invasion in White Rock last Saturday when A Hard Day’s Night, Peace Arch Hospital Foundation’s 2018 gala, broke fundraising recor ..

Peace Arch Hospital Foundation takes on the annual White Rock Princess Party

1 year ago
Peace Arch Hospital Foundation is adding the longstanding White Rock Princess Party to its roster of events in 2018. Now going into its 9th year,  ..

Bringing Physical Literacy for Life to White Rock and South Surrey

1 year ago
Part of Peace Arch Hospital Foundation’s mandate is to support programs and initiatives that align with our vision to make our community the healt ..

Join us at A Hard Day's Night

1 year ago
Tickets sold out in a record seven days for the 2018 Peace Arch Hospital Gala, A Hard Day’s Night, taking place Saturday, May 12 at Centennial Are ..

Stay Healthy, Stay Happy

1 year ago
Being physically active and enjoying a healthy lifestyle improves your quality of life while also putting less demand on our health system. Peace  ..

Make 2018 The Year for Less Screen Time and More Green Time!

1 year ago
Interacting with nature and enjoying outdoor physical activity is a cornerstone of a west coast lifestyle - an experience that should be enjoyed b ..

Jingle Bell Mingler celebrates the Season for Giving!

1 year ago
On Thursday, December 7 the Foundation and CARP hosted a festive Jingle Bell Mingler featuring music, singing and a seasonal photo booth. The  ..

A New Residential Care with Hospice Facility Breaks Ground!

1 year ago
A brand new 200-bed state-of-art residential care facility featuring the George & Sylvia Melville Hospice Home, slated to open in 2019, is the ..

​Peace Arch is My Community Hospital & I am So Glad It Was There for Me

1 year ago
By Aman Lalri I was admitted to Peace Arch Hospital on May 10, 2017, unable to stand, sit or use the restroom due to my colitis illness. T ..

​ Making a Difference: A New Digital X-Ray Unit Arrives at Peace Arch Hospital

1 year ago
New medical equipment is always at the forefront of the Foundation’s fundraising efforts and back in 2016, the radiography department was the focu ..

11th Annual REMAX Colonial Pacific Great Pumpkin Run Walk raises $90,000+ for a Community Playground

1 year ago
Under sunny skies that broke through the clouds just before the race got underway, the 11th rendition of the Great Pumpkin Run Walk hit White Rock ..

2017 REMAX Colonial Pacific Great Pumpkin Run Walk raises $90,000+

1 year ago
The 11th rendition of the REMAX Colonial Pacific Great Pumpkin Run Walk took place on Sunday, October 22 with a tidal wave of support, raising $90 ..

Friends of the Foundation celebrates dedicated community members at annual awards evening

2 years ago
Peace Arch Hospital Foundation honoured five individuals, two businesses and two service groups last week at its annual Friends of the Foundation  ..

Don’t miss the 11th Annual Great Pumpkin Run Walk

2 years ago
Everyone’s favourite family-friendly event is back and better than ever! Join us on Sunday, October 22 for some Halloween-inspired fun and fitness ..

It’s Giving Day at Peace Arch Hospital Foundation!

2 years ago
You may have heard of Giving Tuesday, a national giving day that celebrates the charities in our country that are making an impact with  ..

Picnic on the Pier raises $56,100 for Peace Arch Hospital Foundation

2 years ago
More than 300 guests gathered at the iconic White Rock Pier last night for a dazzling long table dinner in support of Peace Arch Hospital Fo ..

New hospice residence for Peace Arch Hospital breaks ground with a new name and $1 million gift from George & Sylvia Melville

2 years ago
WHITE ROCK, B.C. – A new 200-bed residential care facility which includes a 15-bed hospice residence broke ground today in a vacant parking lot ac ..

Help us be ready when you need us!

2 years ago
It’s no surprise to anyone that our community is growing rapidly, and we want to make sure that Peace Arch Hospital is fully equipped - read ..

Le Cirque du Soirée raises $480,000 for Peace Arch Hospital

2 years ago
It was a spectacular evening under the big top on Saturday, May 6 when the sold-out Peace Arch Hospital Gala brought a dazzling night circus to Wh ..

Peace Arch Hospital's Operating Rooms Set for Expansion

2 years ago
The government of B.C. has approved the business plan and is moving forward with an expanded emergency department and surgical suite at Peace Arch ..

Peace Arch Hospital Foundation reaches $15 million fundraising goal for a new ER

2 years ago
Siobhan Philips, board chair for Peace Arch Hospital Foundation, announced today that the $15 million fundraising campaign for a brand new emergen ..

BMO donates $75,000 to Peace Arch Hospital

2 years ago
BMO Financial Group has donated $75,000 to Peace Arch Hospital’s ER for the Meet Your Match campaign. Their donation is being matched by Dav ..

TB Vets donates $30,000 to Peace Arch Hospital

2 years ago
TB Vets, a charitable organization dedicated to helping British Columbians with respiratory illness lead healthy and productive lives for more tha ..

10th Anniversary of Great Pumpkin Run Walk raises close to $90,000 for Peace Arch Hospital

2 years ago
Under brilliant sunny skies, Peace Arch Hospital & Community Health Foundation held its 10th Annual National Bank Financial Great Pumpkin Run  ..

Dedicated community members celebrated at Friends of the Foundation

3 years ago
Peace Arch Hospital & Community Health Foundation honoured three individuals, one family, two businesses and one service group at its annual F ..

Surrey and White Rock firefighters make joint donation of $500,000 to new emergency department

3 years ago
The fire departments of both Surrey and White Rock have collaborated on a monumental gift to Peace Arch Hospital, donating $500,000 to the new eme ..

Peace Arch Shrine Club donates $3,700+

3 years ago
Members of the Peace Arch Shrine Club gathered at Peace Arch Hospital today to present a donation of more than $3,700 in support of the hospital&r ..

$560 raised from Happier Aging Health Fair May 14!

3 years ago
Thank you to all those who donated while attending the Happier Aging Health Fair; $560 in total was donated. ..

Rotary Club of White Rock donates $32,000+ to Peace Arch Hospital

3 years ago
Members of the Rotary Club of White Rock recently presented a cheque for $32,100 to Peace Arch Hospital & Community Health Foundation towards  ..

Westland Insurance makes extraordinary gift to ER

3 years ago
Westland Insurance (https://www.westlandinsurance.ca/) made an extraordinary gift to Peace Arch Hospital last week. The donation of $500,000 will  ..

Honouring Extraordinary Friends at Peace Arch Hospital

5 years ago
Peace Arch Hospital & Community Health Foundation honoured one family, three individuals and one organization at its annual Friends of the Fou ..