SBHAC Financial Statements as at April 2019

SBHAC Financial-Statements as at April 2019 (PDF). Previous SBHAC Financial Statements as at April 2018 (PDF) SBHAC Financial Statements as at April 2017 (PDF) SBHAC Financial Statements as at April 2016 (PDF)… Read More

Participate in Research – Adolescents and Youth Bloorview Research Institute Research Study

Bloorview Research Institute Research Study Are you a young person with spina bifida between 10-24 years of age? Would you like to talk about what health and wellness means to you Consider participating in our study! What is this study about: We want to explore what ‘health’ and ‘wellness’ means to young people with spina… Read More

Notice for Annual General Meeting 2019

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Canada will be held, Tuesday, September 24, 2019… Read More

June is Spina Bifida Awareness Month

June is National Spina Bifida Awareness Month. Spina bifida is the #1 physically disabling birth defect in newborns. Please read more and consider making a difference. Donate today!… Read More

6th Annual Bud Spud & Steak a Big Success

Supporters of the Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada came out in record numbers to the 6th Annual SBHAC Bud, Spud and Steak Fundraiser on April 18, 2019, at the Belgian Club/Royal Canadian Legion 107 in Winnipeg. We raised $16,265.00 through event tickets sales, donations, as well as silent auction, 50/50, grand prize and… Read More

Family and Adult Conference in Winnipeg – Thank You

We want to thank everyone for attending and participating in our family and adult conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba. We hope you had a wonderful time!   Thanks to our Major Sponsor, The Winnipeg Foundation.     Thanks to our Partner Sponsors, Medtronic and Nestlé Materna.       Thanks to our Wine Sponsor, RBC Royal Bank.     Thanks… Read More

5th Annual SBHAC Golf Classic 2018 – Thank you!

Clear skies and cool weather greeted enthusiastic golfers who joined us on September 15th for our 5th Annual SBHAC Golf Classic.  Many Thanks to everyone who came out to support SBHAC, and the volunteers who helped make the event a success. The round of golf was followed up with a delicious chicken and ribs dinner… Read More

Coin box

Manitoba Liquor Marts Coin Box Program

The Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Canada was chosen for the 2018 Coin box program with Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries – Liquor Marts. Your donation will help us in our mission to educate young women on the importance of taking a multivitamin that contains folic acid before becoming pregnant to prevent neural tube defects… Read More

Bud, Spud and Steak Fundraiser

Bud, Spud and Steak Fundraiser – Thursday, April 18, 2019 – 5:00pm—8:00pm.… Read More

A Canadian first, doctors performed in-utero surgery on baby with spina bifida

In a Canadian first, doctors performed in-utero surgery on baby with spina bifida.… Read More

World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day

October 25, 2017 ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE FOR ALL! #WSBHD Today is the 6th World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day! There are at least 1.5 million people globally living with neural tube defects.  People with spina bifida and hydrocephalus need timely and affordable access to appropriate, specialized and multidisciplinary care throughout their lifespan.  Let’s celebrate WSBHD… Read More

Reclaiming my health

On World Mental Health Day, October 10, the International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus (IF) called for integrated care for people with complex disabilities. Today, IF joins the celebration of World Mental Health Day by launching our animation “Reclaiming my health”, on the importance of mental health and well-being of people living with complex… Read More