When Marina De Luna joined the Victoria General Hospital Foundation as Stewardship and Grants Manager, her first day included a tour of the hospital. “It felt like a very familiar place and I was flooded with memories,” she recalls.
Ginette Volpato, recent Grand Prize winner of the Victoria General Hospital's 50/50 Raffle, shares her personal story of coping with mental health issues and why supporting mental health initiatives help provide our community with the care and tools needed.
The mental health of our community is our top priority. On Bell Let's Talk Day, we reached out to healthcare professionals at Victoria Hospital and our community partner Artbeat Studio to share some practical tips on things you can do daily or weekly to help care for and improve your mental health.
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 Victoria Hospital Foundation family last year.
Patients and families can easily share their thoughts and feelings at the touch of a button thanks to new real-time feedback kiosks at Victoria Hospital and ACCESS Fort Garry. Our investment in these innovative devices was made possible thanks to the generosity of our supporters.