Posts Tagged ‘VON Canada’


Congratulations to recent Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal recipients who were honoured for their dedication and leadership in home and community care.

Recipients include Foundation grantees and collaborators: Lucy Barylak, CSSS Cavendish; Vickie Cammack, Tyze Personal Networks; Bonnie Schroeder, VON Canada; Nora Spinks, The Vanier Institute of the Family; and Sherri Torjman, Caledon Institute, among others.

VON Canada inaugurates the Katharine Pearson Caregiver Award

Long-time Foundation grantholder (and key contributor to the Care Renewal initiative) VON Canada has inaugurated the Katharine Pearson Caregiver Award, in honour of the late Katherine Pearson, a vital staff member of the Foundation and a tireless advocate of caregiver rights. (more…)