The CPDMH Auxiliary was originally created to raise funds for the soon-to-be-opened hospital back in the mid-fifties.
For more than 60 years, the Auxiliary has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to purchase needed equipment and improve patient care.
Some examples include:
- a cauterizing unit
- a negative pressure isolation room
- telemedicine equipment
- a blood gas analyzer
- arthroscopy equipment
Recently, our fundraising has resulted in:
- redecorated patient rooms
- new equipment for the emergency department
- improved meal service equipment for patients
Today our efforts are centred around: