News & Events

Roger Neilson House 10th Anniversary Celebration

On June 16th we unveiled our new name, our new logo, and a new collaborative partnership with CHEO Foundation and were proud recipients of a historical $2.2 million donation from the Ottawa Senators Foundation. Please see below for coverage of the event:

Reevely: Provincial funding increase for hospices a good start on a much bigger effort – Ottawa Citizen June 10, 2016

Roger’s House: 10 years helping families in Crisis – Ottawa Citizen June  15, 2016

Home away from home: Roger’s House to mark a decade helping families of sick kids – Ottawa Sun June 15, 2016

A big day, and a new name for Roger’s House – CTV News Ottawa June 16, 2016

Ottawa Senators Foundation donates $2.2M to Roger Neilson House – Ottawa Citizen June 16, 2016

Senators in the Community – Roger Neilson House – NHL.com June 17, 2016

 

 

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Upcoming Events

Date/TimeEvent
May 08, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Advisory Committee (FAC) Meeting – by invitation only
Roger Neilson House, Ottawa ON
May 09, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parent Support Group (Evening)
Roger Neilson House, Ottawa ON
May 16, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Parent Support Group (Daytime)
Roger Neilson House, Ottawa ON
May 23, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Coffee Chat Time
Roger Neilson House, Ottawa ON
June 12, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Advisory Committee (FAC) Meeting – by invitation only
Roger Neilson House, Ottawa ON