About CDHF

Enhancing Community Wellness for Over 30 Years!

Our Mission Statement

Working with the community to raise funds to assist in covering costs for equipment and services which continue to enhance wellness, patient care and residential care at Talarico Place and at the Castlegar & District Community Health Centre.

Our History

The Castlegar & District Hospital Foundation has been actively fundraising for over thirty years and was officially incorporated under the Society Act of British Columbia on October 30, 1987. Through community support and donations we are able to purchase much-needed medical equipment for the Castlegar Health Centre Emergency Department, Medical Lab and X-ray Departments and Talarico Place.

The Foundation is a charitable organization registered under the Income Tax Act, and as such is exempt from income tax and is able to issue receipts for income tax purposes. The Foundation’s Registered BN is 88806 4938 RR0001.

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Recent Health Care Purchases

Thank you to the residents of the Castlegar & surrounding areas for their generosity by donating funds for the following items for the Castlegar Health Centre and Talarico Place.

2010 - 2011 Purchases

Emergency Department
  • Ventilator
Talerico Place
  • Pressure Relief Mattress

2009 - 2010 Purchases

Emergency Department
  • Cardiac Monitor
  • Pulse Oximeter
  • Neonatal Oximeter
  • Gynecological Stretcher
  • General Stretcher
Talerico Place
  • Furniture for South & West sitting area
  • Interface Gem for Blood Gas Analyzer
  • Electrocardiograph Machine


Total Cost – $69,888.30

2008 - 2009 Purchases

Emergency Department
  • Trauma Room Stretcher
Talerico Place
  • Furnishings for Palliative & Family Room
  • Medication Cart


Total Cost – $20,113.36


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We welcome new members to the Castlegar & District Hospital Foundation. Should you require further information about the role of the Foundation and how you can contribute your time, click the button below.

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