Patient Comfort Is What We Do! The Saint John Regional Hospital’s Brighten Group, has been focused on Patient Comfort since 1919. Patient Comfort means enhancing the hospital experience for Patients, Families and Staff while in the hospital or, in other words, making your day a little brighter!

Did You Know?

When you make a purchase at the Gift Shop, Trinkets & Treasures, Uniform Shop or Hair Salon, purchase Lifeline Service or use the ATM outside of the Gift Shop, all proceeds are redirected back into this hospital to fund Patient Comfort Programs!

Patient Comfort Programs

Warm Hearts Program
Provides comfort and care for patients, families and staff across all areas of the hospital.

Oncology Care Program
Provides comfort for patients and families during cancer treatment.

Active Living Program
Helping elderly patients maintain an active lifestyle while in the hospital.

Fundraising & Events

  • The 18th Annual People of Influence Luncheon will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at the Delta Brunswick, with host James Mullinger and special guest speaker, Dr. Ansar Hussan. Click here for more information. 

  • The Brighten Group, in partnership with the Saint John Sea Dogs Foundation and other local charities, host the Big 50/50. Purchase your tickets by clicking here or by dropping into the Gift Shop!
  • The Undie Run will be held on Saturday, June 17. Check back soon for details! 
  •  Sea Dogs Open Water Swim Race- in partnership with the Saint John Sea Dogs Foundation- Details for the 2017 Open Water Swim Race will be announced shortly.