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Blue Cross will give $160 000 over 4 years to the Dr Clown Foundation

Posted by Medavie Blue Cross on January 18, 2019

Medavie Blue Cross and la Croix Bleue du Québec are giving a $160 000 grant to the Dr Clown Foundation This grant aims to support the Dr Clown Foundation, which uses therapeutic clowns to improve the quality of life of hospitalized kids and adolescents.

Thanks to its mental health projects these clowns are trained by the Foundation to offer spontaneous interventions that help remove young patients from isolation.

Eric Laberge, president at Medavie Blue Cross, asserts that investing in innovative programs and solutions, like those of the Dr Clown Foundation, makes quality health care more accessible.

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