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We welcome families and provide them with a home away from home at a difficult time. Here’s what you can expect at our house.

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Volunteers play a vital role in adding the loving touches that make our home a warm and welcoming environment.

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Keeping our families close to their sick
children makes all the difference. And so do our supporters.

Family Stories

Jessica Robb

Jessica has had many different medical journeys throughout her life and one of these special journeys brought us to find a 'home away...

Justin Robar

Ronald McDonald House has been a “home-away-from-home” for Roxanne Adams and her son Justin for the past 18 years.

When Roxanne...

Evan Power

On February 19, 2015, Annie and Trevor Power from Moncton, New Brunswick, welcomed a new baby boy to their family. Evan arrived early,...

Brooklyn Gillis

Brooklyn Gillis entered the world weighing just 1 lb. and 15 oz.

Her early arrival was a surprise to new parents, Vanessa Gaudet...

Sadie Crilley

The Crilley family’s journey began on July 27, 2016.

Twelve-year-old Sadie remembers that day clearly. After experiencing headaches...

Abigail Prinsloo

On June 18, 2016, Natalie and Quintin Prinsloo welcomed their 11th child Abigail to the world.

Before Natalie had given...

Chloe Mullin

At one o’clock in the morning on October 29, 2015, Jennifer Mullin woke up to severe back pain. Just over 26 weeks pregnant with twins,...

Cassidy Patterson

Cassidy and Cailey Patterson, from Seeley’s Cove, New Brunswick, have been coming to Ronald McDonald House for as long as they can...

Becca Schofield

Butterscotch.

That was the name sixteen year old Becca Schofield from Riverview, New Brunswick decided to give her brain tumour....

Zoe LeBlanc

Sophie LeBlanc from Dieppe, New Brunswick gave birth to her daughter Zoe prematurely at 31 weeks.

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Ella Powell

Mallory Powell from Charlottetown, PEI first stayed at Ronald McDonald House after she gave birth to her baby girl Ella at 24 weeks....

Darla Langille-Schumann

When Darla Langille-Schumann from Amherst, Nova Scotia was born she was diagnosed with a cleft lip and palette and a hole in her heart....

Michael Rumsby

When Michael Rumsby from Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia was diagnosed with brain cancer at the age of 13, his mom Michelle knew that she...

Kaylee MacIntyre

Tricia and Barry MacIntyre from Little Brasd’or, Cape Breton and parents to six year old Kaylee remember the day when their life changed....

Jason Thorpe

Jason Thorpe of Quispamsis, New Brunswick, was 9 years old when he first stepped foot

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Our Home has been made brighter by people like you, our donors and volunteers.
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Why it All Matters

Ronald McDonald House Charities® Atlantic offers family-centered programs that promote healing and togetherness including Ronald McDonald House and Ronald McDonald Family Rooms.

What’s New

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April 12, 2018

From her family’s kitchen in Vancouver to Chopped Canada Teen in Toronto to Ronald McDonald House in Halifax, 18-year-old Justine Balin has taken...
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April 9, 2018

We’re excited to share that the second annual Ronald McDonald House PJ Walk for Kids is coming to Saint John!

Did you know that more than...
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April 6, 2018

On December 11, 2017, our Ronald McDonald Family Room® in Halifax officially opened the doors to its new home at the IWK Health Centre!...
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November 20, 2017

Imagine if your birthday could make a difference in the lives of families with sick children.  It can!

Heidi decided to turn her 10th...
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November 7, 2017

Caroline Guinard bought her first Rubik's Cube in middle school when she randomly picked one up at a science museum gift shop. After watching...
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November 6, 2017

For one lucky golfer, our 20th Ronald McDonald House Golf Classic turned out to be the best one yet. Barry Gaul from Scotiabank, a...
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May 8, 2017

In 2016, Ronald McDonald Houses across the country entered a beautiful partnership with Chatters Salons.

Chatters chose Ronald McDonald House...
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February 6, 2017

It is impossible not to be inspired by Becca Schofield.

This past December, at the age of seventeen, her doctors told her that the brain cancer...
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February 5, 2017

Ashley McKim has been a volunteer at the Ronald McDonald Family Room in Moncton since the very beginning.

“I remember when I was told about...
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