Chilliwack News

"I’ve witnessed and experienced violence too – I was a new graduate caring for a patient with dementia – it was scary; I didn’t know what to do. If only I’d known then what I know now."
Hannah Varto
“At The Embrace Clinic – an outreach medical service for survivors of violence such as sexual assault or partner violence – I treat women who have never had their sexual health taken seriously. That’s really sad.”
tracey kirkness
Tracey Kirkness, administrative assistant, Chilliwack General Hospital, has spent 27 years delivering consistent quality service to fellow employees and patients, too.
Youth Substance Use
A new specialized treatment centre for youth facing substance-use challenges is coming to Fraser Health
Health care provider taking notes while talking to a young girl
The B.C. government is working with the City of Chilliwack to create up to 46 units of new modular housing with 24/7 support that will help people who are homeless.
Nurse talking to a senior in a wheelchair
Fraser Health has added an additional 20 publicly funded residential care beds in Chilliwack.
Man sitting on a couch listening to a consultant
Fraser Health is increasing access to treatment with the balance of 147 new substance use treatment beds now open.
Pediatric Unit at a hospital
A new Pediatric Observation Unit at Chilliwack General Hospital will make it a little easier with specialized care and a child-friendly environment.