About the DGH Auxiliary

The Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA), Dartmouth General Hospital Auxiliary (DGH Auxiliary), is a not for profit volunteer support service organization whose membership is dedicated to enhancing patient care at the Dartmouth General Hospital. The DGH Auxiliary provides resources and financial support to the Dartmouth General Hospital, to help fund essential hospital equipment and programs. The Dartmouth General Hospital Auxiliary has approximately 120 members, and has historically provided approximately 15,000 hours of volunteer service each year to the Dartmouth General Hospital. The Auxiliary also liaisons with other Auxiliaries across Nova Scotia through the Nova Scotia Association of Health Auxiliaries (NSAHA) to provide better care for all Nova Scotians.

The DGH Auxiliary Executive

  • Chris Purcell , President
  • Sandra Lambie, Past President
  • Elizabeth Newstead, Recording/Correspondence Secretary
  • Barbara McCunn, Treasurer
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Apply for the Dartmouth General Hospital Auxiliary Student Bursary today!

Click here to download the guidelines and application form!

Please return completed application form together with necessary documentation (including your acceptance letter) to Bursary Committee – Dartmouth General Hospital Auxiliary, no later than May 15 by e-mail to:

Congratulations to our 2022 winner
Chelsea Nauglar
from Island view High in Eastern Passage !



Click here to download our registration form and join us in supporting the Dartmouth General as an Auxiliary volunteer.