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Your Support Lights The Way

As we approach the end of a cold winter, I find myself feeling thankful for the warmth of our community. I am in awe of the kind and caring spirit I have found in supporters like you since joining The Vic Foundation family last year.

Innovative Feedback Kiosks Help Improve Care At The Touch Of A Button

Patients and families can easily share their thoughts and feelings at the touch of a button thanks to new real-time feedback kiosks at The Vic and ACCESS Fort Garry. Our investment in these innovative devices was made possible thanks to the generosity of our supporters.

New Research To Improve Care For Older Adults Living With Mental Health Concerns

Mood disorders such as anxiety and depression are very common, with an estimated 23 per cent of Manitobans being affected according to a report from the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy. The majority of people with diagnosable mental health disorders do not seek treatment, with older adults being especially unlikely to seek treatment.

A Legacy of Helping Others: The Story of Elizabeth Chan

Elizabeth Chan was someone who believed in the importance of helping others. It is a philosophy that her entire family lived by, and it’s the way that Elizabeth wanted to be remembered.

Staff Reflections - Karen Retha

The global pandemic of COVID-19 challenged even the most seasoned Infection Control Professional. A new emerging pathogen where information about its transmission and prevention was being released at what seemed like a moment’s notice and changing at an immense speed. The sheer volume of information was very overwhelming. Just when you felt you had a good handle on what was what…another change.