Run for the Diamond 2024

Posted by Gwen Layton on October - 21 - 2023

The preparations for the June 23, 2024 Run for the Diamond have begun! We will be fundraising whole heartedly for the new hospital, shovels to hit the ground in 2024. We are looking for UHA members who would like to join our Run for the Diamond Sponsorship Committee – individuals  [ Read More ]


UHA Poinsettia Fundraiser

Posted by Gwen Layton on October - 11 - 2023

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND…Decorate your home with these beautiful poinsettia plants and centrepieces. All funds raised go towards the building of our new Uxbridge Hospital! Cash or credit/debit card orders can be made in The Cottage Gift Shop at the Uxbridge Hospital. For all the details or to place your  [ Read More ]


Fall Mum Delivery Day

Posted by Gwen Layton on September - 22 - 2023

Over 530 beautiful Fall Mums were displayed & delivered at the Oak Tree Medical Health Centre by Cathy McQuinn and her hardworking helpers as another UHA September fundraiser ends in success. A total of $5879.25 was raised. Bring on the Poinsettias!


UHA Cheque Presentation @ Chances Are

Posted by Gwen Layton on August - 6 - 2023

A cheque for $100,000 for the new Uxbridge Hospital was presented on Wednesday, July 27, 2023 to Jim Williamson & Michele Varela by Carol Hanson, Gaye Burnett, Irene Pulkki & Ted Spice of the UHA’s Chances Are, bringing our 2023 donations total to $200,000!  


Auxiliary Quilt Raffle

Posted by Gwen Layton on July - 3 - 2023

And the winner is… PAUL STECKHAM of UXBRIDGE!! Special thanks to Ann Sibbing, the creator of the beautiful quilt, and Chris Carter, UHA Secretary, for their hard work in raising over $4,000 for our new Uxbridge Hospital!  


National Volunteer Week

Posted by Gwen Layton on April - 18 - 2023

National Volunteer Week, April 16 thru 22, celebrates and thanks Canada’s 24 million volunteers. This week the Uxbridge Hospital Auxiliary celebrates and thanks its many volunteers at the Hospital, the Cottage Gift Shop, the Run for the Diamond and Chances Are Thrift Shop. You are extraordinary!!


UHA Cheque Presentation

Posted by Gwen Layton on April - 11 - 2023

On Friday, March 31, the UHA presented Michele Varela, Executive Director of the Uxbridge Hospital Foundation, with a cheque for $100,000. Pictured with Michele are UHA VP, Ginger Jackson and UHA President, Nancy Emo. Congratulations and thank you to every one of our hard-working UHA volunteers.  


In-hospital Volunteers Needed

Posted by Gwen Layton on February - 15 - 2023

Ambulatory Clinic  Area – 2 Volunteers for monthly doctors clinics – various days each month. AM & PM shifts; prefer commitment of 2 shifts per month. Wayfinder/Information Desk – every other Tuesday aft’n 11:30-3pm or every other Thursday aft’n 11:30-3pm. Gift Shop – various once a month shifts as cashier and customer  [ Read More ]


Run for the Diamond 2023!

Posted by Gwen Layton on January - 16 - 2023

Interested in helping with this year’s Run for the Diamond? Please contact Michelle Baker @ or Ginger Jackson @ All proceeds go to the Uxbridge Hospital. Donations may be sent via e-transfer to


“New, modernized hospital in Uxbridge”

Posted by Gwen Layton on January - 16 - 2023

Oak Valley Health, alongside the provincial government, is expanding and building a new, modernized hospital in Uxbridge. The new hospital will add more patient beds and expand key services such as ambulatory care and diagnostic imaging – making it easier for families to continue receiving high-quality care, closer to home.  [ Read More ]