Canuck Place Children's Hospice

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Canuck Place Children’s Hospice (CPCH) opened its doors in 1995 and is British Columbia’s recognized pediatric palliative care provider, delivering care to more than 560 children and their families across the province and through two locations: Vancouver and Abbotsford. Care is provided in the areas of respite and family support, 24-hour province-wide phone consultation and in-house clinical care, pain and symptom management, grief and loss counselling, including music and play therapy, art, education, recreation therapy, and end-of-life care. Dedicated, professional staff and over 325 volunteers provide a vital lifeline for children and families in their greatest time of need. At Canuck Place, we savour life.

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 133867523RR0001

  • map-point51 full-time staff


2018 Revenues: $13,247,408

<b>3576777</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>182937</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>1783447</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>351282</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>5968895</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>1384070</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $12,766,585

<b>7520980</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>3121203</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>2124402</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>0</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $22,317,997

<b>5707592</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>171053</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>1703999</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>14324050</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>411303</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $12,873,995

<b>1309536</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>11564459</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Canuck Place Children's Hospice's headquarters is located at 1690 Matthews Avenue, Vancouver BC, V6J2T2.

Breakdown of Programs


External Fundraising

Fundraising Methods

Ads Auctions Collection Plate Door to Door Dinners Internet Mail Planned Giving Corporate Contacts Phone Sports Cause Marketing