Increased demand for endoscopy and elective services leads to hospital expansion

The Charity Hospital has seen more cases of rectal bleeding for under 50s from the Canterbury area during the past few years.

Roaring 20’s Ball a roaring success

The Christchurch Town Hall’s Limes Room was recently transformed into a Roaring 20’s Ball to raise funds for the Canterbury Charity Hospital. Everyone had an awesome time dressed up in their 20’s finery and danced the night away… Read More

All Black legend visits hospital

We were honoured to have All Black legend and Crusader Richie Mo’unga speak at a function for local lawyers and accountants at the Charity Hospital. There was a question and answer session hosted by trustee Richard Smith followed… Read More

Chalky Carr Trust raises funds

The Chalky Carr Trust was established by Kevin ”Chalky” Carr in the face of terminal pancreatic cancer to make a positive and practical difference for those impacted and bound together by cancer.   Since then the Trust has… Read More

Fundraising concert a huge success

The Charity Hospital team is very grateful to the Melbourne-based medical orchestra, Corpus Medicorum, who performed in Christchurch to raise funds for the hospital. It was an amazing concert and was greeted with enthusiasm by the audience. A… Read More

Melbourne medics’ concert supports hospital

An Australian orchestra made up of medics from a wide range of professions is performing in Christchurch to raise funds for the Charity Hospital. The orchestra Corpus Medicorum is a charitable trust established to encourage doctors and medical… Read More

Enjoy a fun night out

For an awesome fun night out, join us at A Night at the Races on Friday 26 August and help the Canterbury Charity Hospital team raise some money to help Cantabrians in need. We will be in the… Read More

Thanks Ilam Toyota

Ilam Toyota has very generously donated a new vehicle for lease to the hospital to replace their aging vehicle.“We are very grateful to have such a modern vehicle to use for transporting patients and equipment as well as… Read More

Roaring 20’s ball postponed until December

The Charity Hospital’s main fundraising event has has to be postponed. The Roaring 20’s Charity Ball is now being held on Friday 2 December 2022 at the Limes Room in the iconic Christchurch Town Hall. “Our annual fundraising… Read More

Health equity achievable

Achieving health equity by 2040 is possible if the Government follows recommendations from a road map developed at a conference hosted by Charity Hospital chairman Philip Bagshaw (pictured) and trustee Sue Bagshaw and co-sponsored with the Association of… Read More