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.
For over 75 years, Medavie Blue Cross has been a leading health services partner for individuals, employers and governments across Canada. As the country’s leading Blue Cross plan with over one million card holders, we are a premier all-in-one carrier that provides health, dental, travel, life and disability benefits to...