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AMG 2024 : Thursday, March 21 at 6:30 PM

Aberdeen Health Foundation Annual General Meeting Thursday, March 21, 2024 6:30pm Summer Street Industries 72 Park Street, New Glasgow Dessert Social to Follow At this year’s AGM, we dive in and discuss the question Can We Prevent Mental Illness? Join us in person or...

Purchase of new Bariatric Scale for Eastside Collaborative Practice

The Aberdeen Health Foundation was pleased to facilitate the purchase of a new bariatric scale for the Eastside Collaborative Practice using funds from the Jim Gogan Medical Equipment Endowment. Now the clinic has a scale for all body types, giving providers the...

State of the art upgrades for Aberdeen’s digital radiography unit

New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Friday, January 5, 2024 …. Digital Radiography Room #3 at the Aberdeen Hospital has been renovated for increased efficiency and workflow, including the installation of a new GE Definium digital x-ray unit. The Aberdeen Health Foundation...

Oncology patients find comfort in new care-centered clinic design

New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Friday, December 1, 2023 A recent renovation of the oncology clinic at Aberdeen Hospital has created a new patient program room and waiting area for patients and their support persons.   Karen Swan became manager of Cancer Care for the...

New project launches to improve the health of Pictou County residents

The Aberdeen Health Foundation is excited to share the news release below from the Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine announcing the launch of the Pictou County Personal Empowerment Program, also known as Pictou County PEP. Visit Pictou County PEP to learn more...

Planting seeds for population health through early learning

New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Monday, October 23, 2023 …. A local school, Scotsburn Elementary, is a recent recipient of an UpLift student action grant, which they are using in collaboration with the local Scotsburn Community Food Forest to grow more than a garden this...

Meet our Administrative Coordinator

The Aberdeen Health Foundation is pleased to announce that Megan Manuel Murphy has joined the organization as Administrative Coordinator. Megan recently graduated from Nova Scotia Community College Pictou Campus and received the 2023 Gold Medal for academic...

A Six-Year-Old’s Birthday Tradition of Giving Back

Dani MacInnis and her parents, Meghan and Jake MacInnis, have been turning Dani’s birthday into a fundraiser for the Women and Children’s Unit at Aberdeen Hospital since 2018. Born almost a month early, Dani spent the first weeks of her life in the Aberdeen Hospital –...

FORBOW Pictou County Satellite Site Now Accepting Referrals

A mental illness prevention and early intervention program is now in Pictou County, with funding from the Aberdeen Health Foundation. Families Overcoming Risks and Building Opportunities for Wellbeing (FORBOW) has been operating in Halifax since 2013 as a program...

2023 Report to Community

The 2022 Report to Community has been released. To view the report online click here. If you would like a paper copy of the Report please contact our office at 902-752-7600 ext. 4600.

AGM 2023 – Thursday, March 23 at 6:30pm

  Aberdeen Health Foundation Annual General Meeting Thursday, March 23, 2023 at 6:30pm Summer Street Industries 72 Park Street, New Glasgow Dessert Social to Follow At this year’s AGM, we honour the remarkable legacy of founding Board Member Jim Gogan.  Join us...

Will Power Webinar

Aberdeen Health Foundation is a proud partner in Will Power – a national movement inspiring Canadians to think differently about their charitable giving. Will Power provides many useful tools and tips, the latest is a free webinar, just in time for tax season. One of...