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4rd Annual SBHAC Charity Golf Tournament – September 16, 2017

September 16, 2017 at Kingswood Golf & Country Club, LaSalle, Manitoba.… Read More

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We have moved!

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

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World Folic Acid Awareness Week

World Folic Acid Awareness Week

World Folic Acid Awareness Week runs from the 9th – 15th January… Read More

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Virtual Tree Campaign

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

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World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day

October 25, 2016 ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE FOR ALL! #WSBHD Today is the 5th World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day! The aim of the World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day is to raise awareness and understanding and to advocate and promote the rights of persons with these conditions. Does your association plan to organise some activities… Read More

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Research Reports for 2016

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

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New study on sexuality for adults with spina bifida

If you are 18 or older with spina bifida, we want to hear from you! Researchers at Indiana University are interested in learning about your sexual health and experiences with spina bifida. Participate whether or not you ever had sex. It takes only 15-20 minutes!… Read More

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3rd Annual Ontario Region Golf Classic

3rd Annual Ontario Region Golf Classic – Solidarity Works! Union members and employers came together for the 3rd Annual Unifor Charity Golf Classic held in Milton, Ontario on June 4, 2016. Over the years union members from the former CEP and now Unifor union have raised an astounding $400,000 through golf tournaments held in support of… Read More

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Research Funding Announcement

SBHAC is very pleased to announce that Dr. Nathalie Auger was the successful applicant to receive funding for her research project on Maternal early life risk factors for neural tube defects in Quebec. … Read More

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Thank you to our sponsors for the 3rd annual Bud, Spud and Steak Fundraiser

  SBHAC’s 3rd Annual Bud Spud and Steak was held on April 23, 2016, and was a huge success. Almost $16,000 was raised through event ticket sales, a 50/50 draw and an incredible silent auction. We would like to express a heartfelt Thank You to our fabulous RBC volunteers who worked so hard at the… Read More

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