The journey of MyJourney

MyJourney is a first-of-its-kind custom digital platform that empowers patients at North York General (NYGH) to self-manage their cancer journey. The app, that was founded through the involvement of our donor community, delivers a survivorship care plan to patients that includes educational resources personalized to their type of breast cancer, their cancer care summary, and their appointments.

Cancer patient finds bright light and hope through NYGH comprehensive care

MyJourney is a first-of-its-kind custom digital platform that empowers patients at North York General (NYGH) to self-manage their cancer journey. The app, that was founded through the involvement of our donor community, delivers a survivorship care plan to patients that includes educational resources personalized to their type of breast cancer, their cancer care summary, and their appointments.

Finding comfort in kindness and compassionate care

The 67-year-old was first diagnosed with cancer in 2003 and has since received treatment out of NYGH’s Graham & Audrey Rosenberg Family Cardiac Care Clinic from Dr. Randi Rose, described by patients and staff alike as compassionate, comprehensive and utterly kind.

NYGH mental health counsellor shines light on accessible mental health supports

As Canadians across the country recognize Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 2-8), North York General Hospital’s mental health counsellor Adam Green is sharing what it means to him to support youth across North York and beyond.

From a blind date to a life well travelled: Bill and Lucie’s story

As Canadians start to turn their attention to their plans for the busy holiday season, November is also a special month for a different kind of planning – it’s Make a Will Month across the country.

The Slaight Family Foundation commits $26.5M to youth and mental health initiatives

The Slaight Family Foundation today announced it will donate $26.5 million to 19 organizations including national charities, Greater Toronto Area hospitals, and community service providers to support and expand services for youth suffering from mental health issues.

Donors support vital equipment for NYGH’s maternal newborn unit

Since North York General Hospital opened more than 50 years ago, the hospital has supported more families along their birthing journey than any other community hospital in Ontario. That’s why we are the largest and most comprehensive maternal and newborn program at a community academic hospital in the province.

Care and comfort in NYGH’s maternal newborn unit

Since North York General Hospital opened more than 50 years ago, the hospital has supported more families along their birthing journey than any other community hospital in Ontario. That’s why we are the largest and most comprehensive maternal and newborn program at a community academic hospital in the province.

NYGH’s birthing centre here to welcome new generations, says OBGYN

A birthing centre isn’t just a building, it’s a space where our diverse population come to embark on a new chapter in their lives.

NYGH seniors’ program a ‘Godsend’ says former cancer patient

Diagnosed with breast cancer more than two decades ago, Florence, in her 60’s spent several years undergoing rigorous cancer treatment, like chemotherapy, with tremendous alterations to her everyday life.