Month: March 2021

Recycle old phones and support your new children’s hospital

Recycling For Charity, New Zealand can help you safely and sustainably dispose of your old phones, with proceeds helping to outfit and equip your new children’s hospital. Drop off zones are located in the foyer of Wellington Regional Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital Orderlies Desk, Kapiti Health Centre or by contacting them directly. All phones will be… Read more »

Wellington Regional Childern’s Hospital 109 Years old today

Original Wellington Children's Hospital

Wellington’s King Edward VII Memorial Hospital for Children was New Zealand’s first hospital to be devoted exclusively to the treatment and care of children, and was opened on this day in 1912. It has been a 109 year journey to Te Wao Nui, your new purpose built children’s hospital opening later this year. This extraordinary… Read more »

Exciting milestone for Wellington Region’s New Children’s Hospital as the new name and look is announced

Three years ago, following an initial approach by the Wellington Hospitals Foundation, Wellingtonian Mark Dunajtschik announced an extraordinary gift of $50 million to build a new world-class children’s hospital for our region.  This unprecedented generosity is deeply appreciated and will ensure a brighter and healthier future for thousands of kiwi kids. We are delighted to… Read more »