Dinosaur Polo Club is a locally based indie studio creating games that make every day concepts fun and engaging for players from all over the world. The team very kindly gifted $6000 to help outfit and equip the interior of Wellington’s New Regional Children’s Hospital. “Our team at Dinosaur Polo Club is delighted to contribute… Read more »
Volunteers needed for COVID-19 vaccination roll out
We are seeking volunteers to support people during their visits to local community COVID vaccination clinics – and we need your help. If you are a friendly, outgoing and helpful person and would like to assist people during their visit to a COVID clinic in a discreet and respectful way, we would love to hear from you! Wellington Hospitals Foundation is providing volunteers to three large COVID vaccination clinics located in Porirua, Kapiti and Lower Hutt.
We are looking for people that are available MONDAY- FRIDAY for 3-4 hours, once a week on a regular roster. If you are interested, please complete the application form HERE, clearly stating that you are interested in volunteering at the Covid Clinics, and indicating your preferred location, and we will be in touch.
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We are currently fundraising for the New Wellington Regional Children’s Hospital with the help of telemarketeing agents to help us contact our supporters. Telemarketing enables us to talk to thousands of people across our regional catchment area about our hospitals’ needs.
Wellington Hospitals Foundation is the official charity for Wellington Regional Hospital, Wellington Regional Children’s Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital, Kapiti Health Centre and the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service. 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.
Wellington Hospitals Foundation is an accredited member of the Public Fundraising Regulatory Association (PFRA). You can find out more at www.pfra.org.nz.
100% of our funding comes from the community
We get no funding from the Government. Our mission is to fundraise for extra projects that the stretched health dollar does not fund.
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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The last few weeks have been a tremendous challenge for many families. Once again our hospitals’ response to COVID in our region has been amazing, with many working long hours to keep patients, staff and our communities safe. Grateful thanks to the kind people at Whittaker’s Chocolate Lovers who once again generously gifted a sweet… Read more »
Incredible stories of skill, courage and compassion unfold at Wellington Children’s Hospital every day …
Grateful thanks to all the families who so graciously and kindly share their difficult stories with us. We wish them all the very best as they continue on their health journeys. Matthew’s Story Their kind donation simply said… “From Matthew, Charlie, and Owen, who have managed to rack up zero frequent flyer miles in your hallways… Read more »