THANK YOU to the awesome golfers who came out in blustery conditions on September 16th for the 4th Annual SBHAC Golf Classic!  These hearty duffers tackled the course with gusto and should be commended for keeping spirits high and exemplifying good sportsmanship.  Kingswood Golf and Country Club did a great job with the prime rib… Read More


A big THANK YOU to UNIFOR for hosting another successful tournament in support of the Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada. The  4th Charity Golf Classic in support of SBHAC was held on June 2, 2017 in Milton, ON. Thanks to the support of all the UNIFOR staff, members, volunteers and sponsors the tournament raised… Read More


Effective February 1, 2017, the Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada will be moving to our new office space.… Read More


Virtual Tree Campaign

Virtual Tree Campaign launch – November 15, 2016 In the spirit of the holiday season, we ask for your support by placing a Star, Gift  or Light on our virtual tree! Your donation helps us continue to do good work in  communities across Canada. While the main focus of the national office is on  education… Read More


Obesity is a global health concern. Children and youth with disabilities have high rates of obesity, which can affect both their physical health and quality of life. Children with spina bifida are at higher risk of developing overweight or obesity for a number of reasons, but weight management is not often talked about in spina bifida clinics. … Read More


Never heard of NPH? Well, you’re not alone. NPH, or Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus, is not a widely known medical condition and is sometimes identified as “old age problems,” or as Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s. Yet over 375,000 Americans may be living with the disorder. It’s a condition where cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) – a clear fluid that… Read More