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The Foundation on the Frontline
Jed had just celebrated his third birthday, and while most other children his age were embracing this milestone happy and carefree, he was adjusting to a new normal he could not understand and found terrifying.
Over 1,100 children and their families are currently living with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) and are being cared for by Perth Children’s Hospital Diabetes Team. For these children and families, there is no rest when it comes to treatment… read more.
Here at Perth Children’s Hospital Foundation we’re helping to transform the healthcare of WA’s sick kids so they can live their healthiest and happiest lives. It’s sometimes surprising for people to learn that our Foundation is the largest funder of Perth Children’s Hospital (PCH) and the wider Child and Adolescent Health Service (CAHS) after government. In the past 24 years we’ve contributed over $83 million with a further $25 million committed over the next five years… read more
WA Children's Hospice Project
There is a well-known gap in the provision of children’s respite and end of life service in WA. Although a child might receive a diagnosis of a life-limiting condition, their journey could span weeks, months or even years. This can have a constant and sustained emotional, economic and psychological impact on families, placing unimaginable stress on them and their well being.
Right now WA does not have a dedicated children’s hospice facility, but with your support we can turn the vision we have into a reality to help fund this once in a lifetime facility for WA’s sickest children and their families… read more
See our impact
The Artist in Residence Program. Through the generosity of our donors, we were able to fund educational materials and therapeutic experiences for patients and their …
Portable Retina Camera. Thanks to Foundation donors, babies throughout WA will have access to the same sight-saving service as those receiving care and treatment at …
The Space Infusion Station. In a first for WA, Perth Children’s Hospital has started performing intraoperative MRI (or iMRI) for children undergoing brain tumour surgery, …
2019-20 was a record breaking year for the Foundation, with funded grants totalling over $8.7 million. This gives us the ability to fund change, and make significant inroads in helping transform kids healthcare in WA that comes from;
Perth Children’s Hospital Foundation acknowledges the Wadjuk people of the proud Noongar nation as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which the Foundation is located and we pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.