Family Stories

Every family has a story. Ours have been made brighter by people like you, our donors and volunteers. Read some of our families’ stories.

  • Zoe LeBlanc and her mother, Sophie.

    Sophie LeBlanc from Dieppe, New Brunswick gave birth to her daughter Zoe prematurely at 31 weeks.

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  • Ella Powell in an incubator, with her parents watching over her.

    Mallory Powell from Charlottetown, PEI first stayed at Ronald McDonald House after she gave birth to her baby girl Ella at 24 weeks.

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  • Darla Langille-Schumann and her family.

    When Darla Langille-Schumann from Amherst, Nova Scotia was born she was diagnosed with a cleft lip and palette and a hole in her heart.

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  • Michael Rumsby and his mom, Michelle.

    When Michael Rumsby from Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia was diagnosed with brain cancer at the age of 13, his mom Michelle knew that she would be spending significant time in the hospital with him.

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  • Kaylee MacIntyre and her parents.

    Tricia and Barry MacIntyre from Little Brasd’or, Cape Breton and parents to six year old Kaylee remember the day when their life changed.

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  • Jason Thorpe and parents.

    Jason Thorpe of Quispamsis, New Brunswick, was 9 years old when he first stepped foot

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