Holiday Closure Notice
Please be advised that the Milk Bank will be closed for the holidays on December 25th, December 26th, 2019 and on January 1st, 2020.
Milk Donors: As the holiday closures are mid-week this year, we are unable to receive any Purolator Priority overnight shipments from December 19th, 2019 – January 6th, 2020. Staff will be available to respond to phone calls and emails when the Milk Bank is open.
Hospital Orders: We will be open for same-day courier emergency orders only on December 23rd, 24th, 27th, 30th, 31st, 2019 and January 2nd and 3rd, 2020. Normal operations resume on Monday, January 6th, 2020.
Donated breastmilk can help save a baby’s life
You can help save a baby’s life by donating your breastmilk to the Rogers Hixon Ontario Human Milk Bank, an Ontario-wide resource for pre-term and sick hospitalized infants.
Who Benefits from Donor Milk?
A Gift from One Mother to Another
The Rogers Hixon Ontario Milk Bank is the only milk bank in Ontario to collect breastmilk from women, pasteurize it, and provide it to the most medically fragile hospitalized babies.