Partners for Care is a lean and innovative organization created to support the patients of Capital Health. Originally formed as an auxilliary Partners for Care is now supported by a small, knowledge and skilled staff and draws upon the expertise of local business people and entrepreneurial volunteer board members. Together this dedicated group focuses on a braord variety of activities which fall in three main categories, according to their chief purpose:
1. Revenue Generating Activity, such as management of parking services, special projects on behalf of Capital Health, as well as unique Retail services.
2. Strategic Activity which furthers startegic goals of Capital Health to enhance community health such as the Urban Farm and Healthy Eating initiatives such as Partners for Healthier Weight, the Farmers Market and Capital Health Retail Food Services.
The work of Partners for Care impacts a diverse group of stakeholders including the patients of Capital Health and the broader community.
Partners for Care is the operating name of the QEII Health Sciences Centre Auxiliary which is a Canadian registered charity. The charity is registered with the Canada Revenue Agency.