Month: July 2021

Rotary funds early learning books for sick kids

The Wellington Children’s Hospital team was delighted to receive a recent donation of early learning books from Rotary. This kind donation follows a collaboration of the Port Nicholson, Wellington, Wellington North, Mt Victoria and Porirua Rotary Clubs.  These resources are a welcome addition to the Playspecalist and Paediatric Community Nursing team’s toolkit.  Rotary are tremendous… Read more »

Greek Ladies Auxiliary’s delicious fundraiser for the new children’s hospital

We were thrilled to be presented with a donation of $8,000 from the Greek Ladies Auxiliary Association of Wellington following their recent Copthorne High Tea fundraiser to help outfit and equip your New Children’s Hospital. Grateful thanks to Melpo, President of the Club, (pictured centre with her granddaughter) and everyone else involved in organising such… Read more »

Wellington Children’s Hospital Annual Street Appeal

Over 7,000 young people aged between 0-16 from across the Wellington region are admitted to Wellington Children’s hospital every year and you can ensure they continue to receive the best possible care. ** Can you spare two hours to collect on 20 August 2021** Sign up HERE to your preferred location and time at Please… Read more »

Foundation donors help NICU buy much needed car seats

With our donors kind support, the Foundation was able to present the hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with 10 infant car seats for families in need to take their precious wee babies home after their stay in NICU. Access to these car seats will make a huge difference for many of our neonatal families. NICU… Read more »