Help keep sick kids warm this winter Wellington Regional Children’s Hospital sees a significant increase in the number of children who are admitted to hospital over the winter months, and many of these children come in without a pair of pyjamas. Our community nursing teams also visit children in homes that are often cold and… Read more »
We love our Volunteers, but due to COVID-19 we are unable to accept new volunteer applications at this time. We would love to hear from you again in the future.
We have also temporarily suspended our face-to-face fundraising programme at this time.
Wellington Hospitals Foundation is the official charity for Wellington Regional Hospital, Wellington Regional Children’s Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital and Kapiti Health Centre. Community support has enabled the Foundation to fund medical equipment, projects and other patient care items that have helped thousands of people in the Greater Wellington Region receive better healthcare.
100% of our funding comes from the community
We get no funding from the Government. Our mission is to fundraise for extra projects that aren’t Government funded.
Our region covers in excess of 900,000 people
We are the official charity for the Capital and Coast District Health Board, who provide specialist tertiary-level care to patients from Whanganui to Napier, down to Nelson and Marlborough.
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Michelle’s son Nnamdi spent many years in and out of Wellington Regional Children’s Hospital as a child. Diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis which is an inflammatory bowel disease, he needed life changing surgery at 13 to have his entire large bowel removed and replaced with a stoma port. This is a huge operation, with enormous physical… Read more »
Nicolas Volpicelli-Muollo is a talented young man with a philanthropic outlook. He attends Scots College Wellington and what started as a Year 10 school Business Studies project has turned into a significant peer-to-peer fundraising initiative for your New Children’s Hospital. Nicolas is working with other schools in the region to raise money for 50 Smart… Read more »