North York General Foundation recognized as a high performer in 2019

We are very proud and honoured to once again be recognized as a High Performer in the latest Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP) Report on Giving.

Sharon’s story

After a high-risk pregnancy that filled us with so much worry, we were blessed with our beautiful twins Adam and Aurora. They were born on December 12, 2018, healthy and strong — our gift for the holidays.

Thank you for helping us care for premature and critically ill babies

This Giving Tuesday, generous donors from the community raised over $13,000 to help fund an urgently needed neonatal incubator

Message from the President – December 3, 2019

The holiday season is the perfect time to pause and reflect on the special role North York General plays in our community. Our physicians, nurses and staff are entrusted with the compassionate care of nearly 400,000 individuals, each with their unique health care needs.

2019 Fall Education Awards

In spring and fall of every year, North York General Hospital and Foundation host a very special ceremony to celebrate, thank and honour staff who go above and beyond, demonstrating their commitment to our values and our focus on exceptional patient care.

The Slaight Family Foundation donates $500,000 to North York General for expanded senior care

The gift to NYGH will establish a care team to provide seniors suffering life-limiting diseases with palliative care earlier in their disease.

Message from the President – September 30, 2019

We’re a community hospital.  To me, that means more than only caring for the community – we’re part of the community. I truly felt that sentiment this past Saturday as we hosted our second Rally in the Ravine.

Message from the President – September 10, 2019

After a terrific summer filled with extensive planning and anticipation – the day finally arrived. On September 4th, after many years in the making, we officially opened Phillips House, the new home of North York General’s child and adolescent outpatient mental health programs.

Training for Rally in the Ravine: My path to 5K

“I couldn’t even run half a block!” In high school and university, I shunned most forms of exercise and considered running a punishment. That was then. Now I’m training for a 5K run and I want to share some tips that help me stay motivated.

North York General opens first of its kind outpatient mental health centre for youth

“These young people are our future, so we must provide them with all the support they need and arm them with the right tools as they grow.”