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News releases

News releases

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June 24, 2020

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Lumino Health connect patients to local health care providers

Connecting with a health care provider like a physiotherapist or chiropractor once you're out of the hospital can be a challenge. After a surgery or procedure, patients are eager to get back on...

June 18, 2020

Over half of all Canadians do not know how to find virtual care

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on the importance of virtual care. Once an emerging trend, it's now a necessity for health care in Canada. Yet, many are facing challenges. In a recent...

June 15, 2020

Innovating for Clients and advisors when they need us most

Sun Life Canada advisors host over 55,000 virtual Individual Client meetings during COVID-19 TORONTO, June 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Canada has accelerated its digital transformation to make it...

June 01, 2020

Many Canadians relying on family and friends for mental health support during COVID-19

Canadians navigating COVID-19 are turning to family and friends to help them manage their mental health. In a recent survey by Sun Life, over half (56%) of Canadians surveyed said COVID-19 is...

May 27, 2020

Sun Life and Teladoc Health bring Mental Health Navigator to Canadian Clients

A recent Sun Life survey found that 56% of Canadians said the COVID-19 pandemic is having a negative impact on their mental health; this is supported by independent Teladoc Health research. Of...

May 11, 2020

Social isolation is taking a toll on Canadians' mental health

More than half of Canadians experiencing mental health issues during COVID-19 TORONTO, May 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Millions of Canadians haven't left their homes in weeks. For many, the only outing is...

March 31, 2020

Sun Life announces free virtual health care services to Group Benefits Clients

As Canada and its health care system continue to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, Sun Life is taking action to help support Clients and Canadians in need of enhanced medical support while social...

March 31, 2020

Sun Life Wins Sustainability Bond of the Year Award

Sun Life Sustainability Bond reflects strength of the company's new sustainability strategy TORONTO, March 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) is pleased to announce...

March 30, 2020

Sun Life to donate $1 million to support communities impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

Support efforts will focus on health care, elder care and addressing food security needs TORONTO, March 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life is donating an initial C$1 million to support communities impacted...

February 24, 2020

$100,000 for more mental health services for youth in the Québec City region

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 24, 2020 CNW/ - Québec City Mayor Régis Labeaume, and Mr. Jacques Goulet, President of Sun Life Canada, today announced the creation of a $100,000 mental health fund. Sun Life...