Healthcare

The Health Advisory Team (HAT) aims to be the partner of choice for Ukrainian healthcare institutions, NGOs, and various levels of government health ministries to build capability and capacity within Ukrainian healthcare systems and communities. Through CUF supported and sponsored programs and projects, we promote health by enabling organizations, healthcare practitioners and healthcare promotion advocates to improve the healthcare in the communities that they serve.

CUSAP – EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVE FOR UKRAINIAN DOCTORS

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF) has supported surgical missions to Ukraine, under the leadership of Dr. Oleh Antonyshyn, since 2014 to …

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF CUSAP VOLUNTEERS

Follow the team and experience a day in the life of volunteers of the Canada Ukraine Surgical Aid Program, supported …

CANADA UKRAINE SURGICAL AID PROGRAM – CUSAP WELCOMES THE AMBASSADOR OF CANADA TO UKRAINE IN POLAND

On Thursday, April 25th, we were honoured to welcome Her Excellency Natalka Cmoc, the Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine, on …

ONE PATIENT’S JOURNEY WITH THE CANADA UKRAINE SURGICAL AID PROGRAM

The Canada Ukraine Surgical Aid Program (CUSAP) provides comprehensive surgical assistance to Ukraine’s victims of war. CUSAP takes on the …

CANADA UKRAINE SURGICAL AID PROGRAM – CUSAP ANNOUNCES ITS 5TH SURGICAL MISSION IN POLAND

The Canada Ukraine Surgical Aid Program (CUSAP), a project of the Canada-Ukraine foundation (CUF), is pleased to announce its 5th …

CUF-UCC UKRAINE HUMANITARIAN APPEAL AIDS THE “CITY OF GOODNESS”

“Every person is a story, and we try to ensure that every Ukrainian child’s story who we care for becomes …

OVER 1,000 FAMILIES IN UKRAINE ARE SUSTAINED WITH GLUTEN-FREE FOOD FOR A YEAR

The World Health Organization estimates that 1-2% of people worldwide have celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder resulting from a permanent …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal supports the rehabilitation of war victims.

Many injured Ukrainians, both military personnel and civilians, are taken from the frontlines to the Unbroken Centre in Lviv every …

CUSAP 4th Life-Altering Mission in Poland – 27 patients, 32 operations, 105 procedures.

“Those suffering have absolutely no one to turn to. Ukraine is at absolute capacity,” says Dr. Antonyshyn, founder and head …

CUSAP missions restore hope for a better-quality life.

It has been nineteen months since Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine started in an almost 10-year-long war. Thousands of lives …

Access to safe water renewed for 25,000 people in 36 villages of Kherson oblast.

Russia has relentlessly targeted civilian infrastructure in the Kherson Oblast, leaving many villages without a safe water supply. Access to …

CUSAP Team Lands in Poland for the Fourth Surgical Mission.

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation is pleased to announce the fourth humanitarian surgical aid mission of the Canada Ukraine Surgical Aid Program …

Four boats handed over to State Emergency Services of Ukraine for Special Rescue Operations

Ukraine has been living in a state of full-scale war since February 24, 2022. Its civilian infrastructure has been targeted …

Canada-Ukraine Foundation delivers 100 MOVES® SLC™ life-support systems to Ukraine.

This week, the Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF) delivered 100 “Thornhill Medical” integrated life-support systems, MOVES® SLC™, to the Ministry of Health …

Russian Terrorist Attack at Kakhovka Dam – Massive Flooding, Devastation, and Deepening Humanitarian Crisis

DESTRUCTION OF THE NOVA KAKHOVKA DAM CAUSES THOUSANDS TO EVACUATE, FURTHER DEEPENING ALREADY DIRE HUMANITARIAN SITUATION IN UKRAINE. On June …

Third Mission of CUSAP for Ukrainians Wounded In War Underway in Poland

The third Canadian reconstructive surgery mission of the Canada Ukraine Surgical Aid Program (CUSAP) is underway at a Polish hospital …

Firefighting Gear Delivered to Ukraine

As missiles and shells fired by the Russian Federation’s armed forces continue to wreak havoc on Ukraine’s civilian infrastructure, the …

11 ambulances delivered to Ukraine to help Emergency Healthcare save lives.

An average of two attacks on health care – including the bombing of hospitals, torture of medics, and shooting at …

365 days of suffering and resilience. Today marks one-year since Russia’s brutal, unprovoked full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

On the eve of the first anniversary of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, Victor Hetmanczuk, Chair of the Board of …

Ukraine’s energy grid, hospitals, and veterans’ families receive generators from the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal.

Ukraine’s energy infrastructure continuously sustains severe damages from frequent Russian drone and missile attacks. Just yesterday, Russia launched 17 drones …

“Warm Up Ukraine” project underway

2,000 heating and cooking stoves are manufactured and being distributed in partnership with “Be Free” Youth Movement to low-income families …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal – Winterization projects in Ukraine.

Ukraine continues to fight against russian aggression. Under daily missile attacks and prolonged blackouts, the army is strong and regular …

Canada Ukraine Surgical Aid Program (CUSAP): First mission since russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine

September 5th to 20th, a team of 30 Canadian medical professionals travelled to Czeladz, Poland to treat Ukraine’s victims of …

Seven months of full-scale war in Ukraine, eight months since the establishment of CUF-UCC Ukraine Humanitarian Relief Committee.

CUF-UCC Ukraine Humanitarian Relief Committee. Seven months of missile attacks and bombings across Ukraine, causing destruction, loss and devastation – …

ROYAL CANADIAN MINT BRINGS BACK THE MAGIC OF THE 1972 SUMMIT SERIES WITH A $2 CIRCULATION COIN CELEBRATING THE 5OTH ANNIVERSARY OF TEAM CANADA’S HISTORIC HOCKEY TRIUMPH

Sales of Summit Series collector products will help raise funds for the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal. Ottawa, Ontario, September 28, 2022 …

“After six months of full-scale war, physical and mental scars ravage generations across Ukraine.” – OCHA

Since Russia’s invasion, Ukrainians have continued to see their loved ones killed, injured and traumatized, their families separated, and their …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal supports Mental Health program in Kyiv, Ukraine

After 165 days of war, 6.4 million Ukrainians have moved to Europe, and 6.6 million people have become internally displaced …

Canada Ukraine Surgical Aid Program (CUSAP) under Canada-Ukraine Foundation

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation’s (CUF) Health Advisory Team (HAT) aims to be the partner of choice for Ukrainian healthcare institutions, NGOs, …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal purchased and arranged shipment of140 metric tons of buckwheat seeds to Ukraine amidst the looming food crisis caused by Russian invasion.

Before the full-scale invasion on February 24th, Ukraine had been shipping buckwheat to various customers in Europe and Asia. Now, …

Six Months of #Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal

Today marks six months since the launch of Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal on January 27th This CUF-UCC joint project was established …

UHA supports Summer Camps for Ukrainian displaced children

As Russia’s genocidal war of aggression against Ukraine continues, and countless Ukrainian families are forced to leave their homes and …

Food Boxes Delivered to Those in Need in Ukraine

THE CANADA-UKRAINE FOUNDATION HAS PURCHASED THROUGH MEEST MORE THAN 30,000 KILOGRAMS OF HUMANITARIAN AID FOR UKRAINE. The aid comes in …

Ukrainian Canadian summer camp support program for displaced Ukrainian children across Canada

TORONTO/OTTAWA – The UCC–CUF Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal announced today the launch of the Ukrainian Canadian summer camp support program for …

Syringes Delivered to Hospitals in Need – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

The Ukrainian people continue their heroic defence of their homeland from Russia’s genocidal war. The humanitarian situation in Ukraine is …

Delivering Crucial Relief to Vulnerable Ukrainians – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

The Ukrainian people continue their heroic defense of their homeland from Russia’s genocidal war. The humanitarian situation in Ukraine is …

Two Months of Russian Invasion – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

It has been two months since Russia launched a full-out invasion of Ukraine, bombing Ukrainian cities and towns, targeting civilians …

Aid Delivered to North, East and South of Ukraine – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

Since Russia launched a full-out war on Ukraine on February 24, aid has been delivered to some of the hardest-hit …

More than $30M pledged by Canadians – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

April 9, 2022. Thanks to the generosity of individuals, organizations and businesses, the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal is pleased to announce …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal facilitated the airlift of five pediatric cancer patients to the Hospital for Sick Children

The Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal (UHA) facilitated the airlift of five pediatric cancer patients to the Hospital for Sick Children in …

Ukrainian Humanitarian Appeal delivers food aid to refugees: One month of supplies for 20,000 refugees

As part of ongoing relief efforts, the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal has paid for the production and delivery of 20,000 meal …

CUF Works with Partners to Alleviate Humanitarian Crisis – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

April 2, 2022. OTTAWA/TORONTO, ON. Since Russia launched a full-out assault on Ukraine on February 24, millions in aid has …
Ekaterina, from Voznesensk, Ukraine, who has sought refuge in Moldova, is one of the people whom HelpAge is assisting

Over $6 million in aid delivered – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

Over $6 million in humanitarian aid and support has now been delivered to the Ukrainian people by the Ukraine Humanitarian …

The World Federation of the Deaf and the Canada-Ukraine Foundation Appeal to Support Deaf Refugees and the Deaf Community of Ukraine 

The World Federation of the Deaf and the Canada Ukraine Foundation call on all of their members to support deaf people …

UWC Сalls Upon International NGOs to Set Up Operations in Ukraine

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation has been delivering emergency humanitarian aid to Ukraine since the first week of the horrific Russian attacks …

Over $5M of aid delivered to Ukraine – Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

The CUF/UCC Humanitarian Appeal has already delivered multiple tranches of aid to affected populations in all corners of Ukraine, including …

Report from the UN OCHA on the Situation in Ukraine

Here is a link to the most recent report from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affair …

NATO’s Flawed Logic in Denying Ukraine the Assistance it Needs

Written By: Bohdan Romaniuk, VP Alberta, Canada-Ukraine Foundation First, a basic truth. The only way to stop the ongoing murder …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Continues Support for Ukrainian People

The Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal, established by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) and the Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF), is immensely grateful to …

Sanjha TV Telethon and Radiothon for Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal

The Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal, established by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) and the Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF), is immensely grateful to …

Second aid provision, a further $1.07 million, sent to support Ukrainian population impacted by Russian attacks 

March 4, 2022. TORONTO/OTTAWA – Today, the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal announced a further $1,070,000 CAD of aid to be delivered …

Vitaliy Skakun Fund for Ukrainian Veterans’ Families

March 3, 2022. TORONTO/OTTAWA – Vitaliy Volodymyrovych Skakun (19 August 1996 – 24 February 2022) was a Ukrainian marine combat …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal To Send Opening Aid Provision

February 28, 2022. TORONTO/OTTAWA – Last week, Russia declared war on Ukraine. The Russian army has attacked military facilities, infrastructure …

Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Update

February 24, 2022. TORONTO/OTTAWA – Today, Russia has declared war on Ukraine. The Russian army conducts military operations against the …

Ukrainian Women’s Organization National & Toronto Branch donate to the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal

TORONTO/OTTAWA – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) and the Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF) are pleased to announce that the Ukrainian Women’s …

CUF-UCC UKRAINE HUMANITARIAN APPEAL

Ukrainian Canadian Leadership Establishes Humanitarian Relief Hub in Preparation for Further Russian Invasion TORONTO/OTTAWA – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) …

News from Dzherelo Children’s Rehabilitation Centre

Dzherelo Children’s Rehabilitation Centre in Lviv, Ukraine has been operating differently since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, yet it …

CUF President announces inaugural members of CUF Advisory Council

CUF leadership has recognized that we have individuals in Canada, Ukraine and other parts of the world who can be …

UKRAINE COVID-19 PANDEMIC RESPONSE PROGRAM

Located in the epicentre of Europe’s latest COVID-19 surge, Ukraine now ranks third in the world for daily COVID-19 mortality …

CUF supports humanitarian demining in Ukraine: “Let’s Clean Donbas Together” Project

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF) announced on November 5, 2021, its support of a project to demine agricultural lands in Eastern …

“Oxygen for Life” Program to Help Vulnerable with Critical Pandemic Medical Equipment – CUF Supporting Ukraine COVID Relief

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF) announced on October 1, 2021, a donation to help fight the impacts of COVID-19 in Ukraine, …

After a Year of Care in Canada, Triple Amputee Returns to Ukraine

In 2015, Mykola Nyzhnykovskyi arrived in Canada a triple amputee. He returned to Ukraine a year later a “cyborg.” That’s …

New Branches for Dzherelo in Lviv

Dzherelo Children’s Rehab Centre in Lviv is growing new branches. No longer will all programs be provided from the one …

Health Advisory Committee Update

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation’s (CUF) Health Advisory Team (HAT) aims to be the partner of choice for Ukrainian healthcare institutions, NGOs, …

Ukraine 2020 Flood Relief Appeal

Ukraine 2020 Flood Relief Appeal The Canada Ukraine Foundation (CUF) and the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) are calling on all …

CUF’s marathon in helping Ukraine continues

By New Pathway -Dec 24, 2019 Yuri Bilinsky, New Pathway – Ukrainian News. The Berlin wall came down 30 years …

DZHERELO CHILDREN’S REHABILITATION CENTRE

Operating as an independent rehabilitation facility, Dzherelo Centre is committed to consultation, rehabilitation treatment, education and counseling of both children …

Restoring a Life – Sunnybrook’s Ukrainian Humanitarian Initiative

The Canada-Ukraine Foundation initiated the Canada-Ukraine Surgery Mission Program in 2014. The aim is to treat those most profoundly affected …

Rehabilitation Retreats for Families

Rehabilitation Retreats for Families Affected by the Antі-Terrorist Operation (ATO) in Eastern Ukraine. In April 2014, Canada-Ukraine Foundation (CUF) initiated …

Canadian Doctors Rebuild Bodies Shattered by War in Ukraine

Medical mission sees volunteers providing reconstructive surgery to wounded soldiers and civilians A team of 20 Canadian medical professionals, including …

CUF’s New Medical Mission Starts in Ukraine: New Challenges and New Goals

Canada-Ukraine Foundation’s (CUF) medical missions in Ukraine have been widely popularised by Victor Malarek on the CTV’s W5 show. Since …