Hearts & Minds, Scotland

British Columbia's Children's Hospital Therapeutic Clown Program

 

  • Address: 4480 Oak Street
  • City: Vancouver, B.C.
  • Country: Canada
  • Website: http://www.bcchildrens.ca/our-services/support-services/child-life
  • Email: sandnorthrup@hotmail.com
  • Founded: 15/03/1994
  • Organization Type:
    • Non-governmental organization
    • Private/commercial initiative
  • Member of umbrella organization: Yes
  • EFHCO member: No
  • Employees: 3/4
  • Clowns: 2-3
  • Office Staff: 1
  • Target Groups:
    • Adults
    • Adults with a disability
    • Children
    • Children with a disability
    • Elderly people with dementia
    • Institution staff
    • Parents/accompanying persons
    • Psychiatric patients
    • Teenagers
  • Annual encounters: 1400
  • Number of visited health care facilities: 3
  • Training clowns: Yes
  • Funding Sources:
    • Companies
    • Foundations
    • Hospitals
    • Individual donations
  • Fundraising activities:
    • Face-to-face
  • Research activities: Yes
  • Published articles: No