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2019-Sep-05
Darius spent a few months in critical care and underwent many surgeries which delayed his development. He was only a few months old when he was referred to George Jeffrey Children's Centre. Darius has a unique case. He was diagnosed with Down Syndrome, which has challenges including low muscle tone and other developmental issues. However, Darius also has Neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) which constantly causes Darius to live in pain and is a life threatening hereditary condition. Darius has tumors in his eyes, which have made him legally blind; tumours in his brain threaten to take away his hearing in addition to making it hard for him to gain his balance; and, the tumors in his spine are wrapped around his main artery that brings blood to his brain. These are aggressive tumors which can grow fast and take Darius away ...

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News

Soapbox Races Notice

George Jeffrey Children’s Foundation has decided not to host the Soapbox Races event in 2020. ...


Holiday Hours

Please note George Jeffrey Children’s Foundation will be closed from Tuesday, December 24, 201 ...


Donation from Hill City Kinettes

Therapeutic Pool Toys making a Splash at George Jeffrey Children’s Centre Photo: Left to righ ...


Reaching New Heights

The Foundation was pleased to help align donor passion and support with bringing lower height adjust ...


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Events

Parade of Lights 2019

The 2019 Parade of Lights is scheduled for Saturday, December 7th, 2019., at 7:00 p.m., and your par ...


Soapbox Races 2019

Thank You for Making 2019 Incredible!  We cannot thank everyone enough for another FANTASTIC y ...


Hometown Heroes Children's Charity Golf Classic 2019

  2019 saw another great year for the Hometown Heroes Children's Charity Golf Classic, hosted ...


Smile Cookie Week Sept 16-22

Smile Cookies at Tim Hortons are BACK! THANK YOU to Tim Hortons for involving us in the Smile Cooki ...


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