Inspirational Stories

Geriatric Psychiatrist Builds Mental Health Music Program at Burnaby Hospital

I see my role as the perfect platform to advocate for my elderly patients and educate about mental health issues.

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A healing space, for those who heal: A tribute gift from Ed Cheung

A garden greenhouse. A nice, relaxed space for the doctors and nurses, who are heroes in my eyes.

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Young Hospital Volunteer Becomes Cardiology Technologist at Burnaby and Eagle Ridge Hospital

"My experience as a hospital volunteer has impacted my life by confirming my interest in healthcare".

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Letter: The kindness, patience and professionalism that was shown to Mark was amazing to watch.

I am pleased to see that someone with a disability was treated with such respect. 

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Letter: A Message of Gratitude to my Frontline Heroes

I was one of the booked elective surgery patients affected by the fire and COVID outbreak in November who had their surgery cancelled and postponed. 

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Giving the gift of education to new parents

Emma & Ryan recall with affection and gratitude the helpful staff who provided practical guidance, information and tips that helped ease the transition into new parenthood.

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Letter: Burnaby Hospital Emergency Physician gives back to the Community that helped shape his career

I was told I’d never go to university, let alone get into medicine.

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A place to find your voice. A place to call home: A volunteer’s extraordinary experience with Burnaby Hospital

This place I now call home has given me more than I ever thought; a place of many memories, a safe place to come to, and a place where I belong.

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Long Time Donors Celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary!

The couple began supporting Burnaby Hospital in 1989 and are proud to be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary at their home in Burnaby.

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