In the Words of a Patient: Bill Knetsch Recounts How St. Joseph’s Health Centre Helped Him Walk Again and Why Giving to St. Joe’s Will Help Others Like Him

I suppose I should begin by telling you that I was born with a rather rare form of Muscular Dystrophy called Myotonia Congenita. It’s a genetic disorder that affects my muscles and causes stiffness, intense muscle spasms and cramping. For most of my life, I’ve been receiving physiotherapy and care at various hospitals and rehabilitation […]

Monthly Fundraisers at Colley Insurance Make a BIG Difference to the Acquired Brain Injury Program at St. Joe’s

Sherry Holder is a Broker at Colley Insurance—a business that’s been serving the Guelph community for more than 80 years. Sherry has also witnessed first hand how the team at St. Joe’s cares for people living with acquired brain injuries. Her brother was a patient in this program designed especially for people living with a […]

Candid and Courageous: Meet Mary, Her Journey of Healing Includes You

Mary’s journey to St. Joseph’s started on August 9, 2018. She was riding on a city bus when her wheelchair rolled over. As you can imagine, the accident left Mary with some very serious injuries: a muscle tear, deep lacerations in her legs and a fractured hip. After several surgeries, it became clear Mary would […]

Your Donations Cover the Funding Gap

Mr. David Wormold Explains How Donations Help St. Joseph’s Deliver Exceptional Care to our Community We’re fortunate as Canadians to have universally accessible healthcare. But when healthcare is funded primarily by our tax dollars, have you ever wondered why support from the community is so vital to organizations like St. Joseph’s Health Centre? We asked […]

Inside the Silver Maple Shop: Volunteers’ Labour of Love Supports Vital Needs of St. Joseph’s Health Centre

As you enter the front doors of St. Joseph’s Health Centre, you’ll find a gift shop that from the outside, may look like many others—but on the inside, it’s filled with more than a few surprises. Of course, you’ll find lots of giftware, fashion jewellery, warm slippers and stuffed toys. But you’ll also find items […]

St. Joe's Speech Pathology Team on Zoom Call

Going Virtual: St. Joe’s Speech Language Pathology Team Delivers 200 Virtual Visits in just One Month

  On March 16th, St. Joseph’s temporarily cancelled all outpatient services and programs to help slow the spread of COVID-19. But as a health care organization, we also know how important many of these services are to our local community. One of the areas affected was our Speech & Language Pathology program. Speech & Language […]

An Important Update on Taste of Guelph 2020

NEWS RELEASE   To Protect the Health of our Community, St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation Cancels Taste of Guelph for 2020 Wednesday, May 13, 2020 – GUELPH, ON- For nearly a quarter-century, Taste of Guelph has been one of the most beloved fall events in our community. Each September, more than 750 guests gather to […]

$5,000 Grant from Guelph Wish Fund for Children Brings Therapy Swing to St. Joe’s

New Sensory Swing Helps Children Engage in and Enjoy Speech Therapy Wee Talk, the Speech Language Pathology program for pre-school aged children at St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph, has a new sensory therapy swing thanks to a recent $5,000 grant from the Guelph Wish Fund for Children to the St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation Guelph. […]

Grant from St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation Guelph makes it possible for people with Alzheimer’s to attend programs at St. Joseph’s

In January, the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada celebrates and acknowledges Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Alzheimer’s is a disease that affects 747,000 Canadians. Here in the Guelph community, individuals living with early forms of Alzheimer’s can seek help through St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph. St. Joseph’s has four different programs for people living with Alzheimer’s. These include […]

An Afternoon at Taste

Great Food. Great Fun. Great Cause. An afternoon at Taste Enjoy a delightful afternoon under big white tents on the grounds of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph sampling the works of some of the most talented and creative food and beverage providers in Guelph and the tri-cities area. Over 50 of the region’s best chefs, […]

A Little Taste of Excitement

    Taste of Guelph is fast-approaching- join us Sunday, September 15th, 2019! Taste of Guelph, presented by Linamar, is St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation’s signature gourmet garden party fundraiser and has raised over $1 million for vital equipment and programming in support of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph. For 21 years, Taste of Guelph […]

Taste of Guelph

See you Sunday September 15, 2019 for our gourmet garden party in support of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph

2018 Taste of Guelph is Just Around the Corner!

The countdown is on for Taste of Guelph, Sunday September 16, 2018 in support of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph! The tents are going up, the chefs are preparing a delicious array of great food, and the vintners and brewers are carefully selecting delicious creations to show off the culinary excellence of the region. New […]

2018 Taste of Guelph Sponsor Showcase

Taste of Guelph is a community-centered fundraising event in every aspect — from the guests, food, beverages, and entertainment, to the patients and residents of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph who benefit from this event. People Helping People Taste is a celebration of the region’s culture and people helping people. As we head into the […]

2018 Taste of Guelph’s Valued Sponsors

Taste of Guelph turns 21 this year, and we are grateful for the support and sponsorship of some terrific, local businesses. Presenting Sponsor Linamar has been a key sponsor for Taste for the past 12 years, and is returning as our 2018 Presenting Sponsor. Taste is honoured to be backed by an organization that started […]

2018 Taste of Guelph Fresh Faces and Old Friends

Over the past 20 years of Taste of Guelph, St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph has built many lasting relationships with the leaders of our region’s culinary scene. Guelph and our neighbouring cities are continually expanding, and this means that we get to make new culinary friends every year! 2018 Taste of Guelph Fresh Faces One […]

2018 Taste of Guelph – Celebrating Community

For the past 157 years, our community has turned to St. Joseph’s Health Centre when faced with significant or life-altering health challenges. St. Joseph’s is known throughout the region for its exemplary level of compassionate care. This care would not be possible without the generous support from our community. Community partnerships are essential to St. […]

Taste of Guelph

Are You Excited for Taste of Guelph 2018?!

Join us on Sunday, September 17, 2017 for the 20th annual Taste of Guelph, presented by Linamar, in support of St. Joseph’s Health Centre.   This distinctively delicious gourmet garden party fundraiser features over 50 of Guelph’s best local restaurants, chefs, caterers, vintners, and brewers. With your glass in hand, you will enjoy an afternoon […]

A Word About our Gold Sponsors – 2018 Taste of Guelph

Taste of Guelph; presented by Linamar, is almost here! Only a few weeks away this premier gourmet garden party fundraiser in support of St. Joseph’s Health Centre is the culinary highlight in Guelph each Fall. This could not be made possible without the support and generous sponsorship from many local business leaders. Thank you to […]

We Welcome Guelph Infiniti to TOG 2017

Please join us in welcoming Guelph Infiniti to the 20th annual Taste of Guelph! We are very excited to have them with us as a gold sponsor and cannot wait for everyone to see what they are donating to our auction this year! guelphinfiniti.com

Taste of Guelph Top Sponsors 2017

The 20th anniversary of Taste of Guelph, presented by Linamar, would not be possible without support and generous sponsorship from many local business leaders. We’d like to take this opportunity to tip our hat to this year’s top sponsors. A global leader and community builder, Linamar is a multi-billion dollar, global manufacturing company that, over […]

Foodie Extravaganza Taste of Guelph 2017

Taste of Guelph, presented by Linamar, is a premier gourmet garden party in support of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph. This annual, culinary event would not be possible without the support of the community, our sponsors, and the many wonderful local chefs, restaurants, and caterers for the past 20 years. This year’s Taste of Guelph features both […]

2017 Tickets are selling fast! Get yours today.

Tickets for the 20th anniversary of Taste of Guelph are on sale now. Tickets are $125 and are selling fast. Get yours today. Price goes up to $150 after August 28.

St. Joe’s Insider Newsletter – Summer 2017

The Wooly Celebrates 20 Years with Taste of Guelph 2017

Taste of Guelph is the premiere, gourmet, garden party for St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph, and a culinary highlight, for 20 years. This would not have been possible without the support of the community, sponsors, and many wonderful local chefs, restaurants, and caterers. We are proud to highlight a restaurant that has been with Taste […]

Great Food. Great Cause. Great Healthcare. Taste of Guelph 2017

All About St. Joseph’s Health Centre St. Joseph’s Health Centre is Guelph’s leading, fully-accredited, not-for-profit provider of complex continuing care, rehabilitation services, and long-term care. St. Joseph’s Health Centre supports people and their families facing significant challenges, through all stages of life. Whether it’s a child in need of speech therapy, a mother who is […]

Tickets are selling FAST Taste of Guelph 2016

Tickets are selling FAST.  Get yours today. Price goes up to $150 after August 28.

Sponsor Taste of Guelph 2016

Thank you to all of our generous 2016 sponsors.  There are still sponsorship opportunities available. Click here for more information or contact Karen Semma at 519-824-6000 x 4289 or karen.semma@sjhcg.ca.

Check out who is new to Taste of Guelph 2016 this year

We are pleased to have the following new participants at Taste of Guelph 2016. York Road Kitchen & Chocolate Bar Royal Electric Bar and Public Eatery Miijidaa Café & Bistro Chompin’ at the Bit Bar & Grill Saide’s Kitchen Earth to Table: Bread Bar If you want to know who else is participating view entire […]

2016 Taste of Guelph sponsorship opportunities available

Click here for 2016 Sponsorship Opportunities For more information please contact Karen Semma at 519-824-6000 x 4289 or karen.semma@sjhcg.ca. Mark your calendars for the 19th Annual Taste of Guelph – Sunday September 18th on the grounds of St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph.

New Participant: Trotters Butcher Shop

Looking forward to have Trotters Butcher Shop join Taste this year. Check out all of our participants.

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Who's in Taste this year?

Check out the great line up of Taste Participants. Lots of returning favorites and some tasty new ones too.

Get Your Tickets Now!

Ticket sales have begun. Don’t miss out. Get yours today.