Recent Articles

Finding the silver lining

Sunday, 28th Jun 20

There’s an old saying that the worst times bring out the best in people – and 2020 has certainly given us the opportunity to find out this is indeed true.

Knox's story

Thursday, 11th Jun 20

The paediatric service helping treat 1.8 million children across 800,000 square km.

Sweet deliveries for our nurses

Tuesday, 12th May 20

The corridors at The Children's Hospital at Westmead were filled with the delicious scents of food, drinks and sweet treats as the local community helped celebrate International Nurses Day.

Bob Tug Walk goes virtual

Thursday, 30th Apr 20

Team Grace swapped the Sydney skyline forthe local sites of Dubbo as part of Bob 'Tug' Wilson's Virtual Walk this year. 

A message from the CEO of Sydney Childre...

Friday, 20th Mar 20

Sydney Children’s Hospitals Foundation will ensure that the needs of our Children’s Hospitals will continue to be met. Thank you to all our supporters and for everything you have done for sick kids.

A place of hope for brave Alma

Tuesday, 3rd Mar 20

When five-year-old Alma stopped using her right-hand, what happened next turned the family's world upside down.

The team moving cancer treatment forward

Tuesday, 11th Feb 20

Meet the team who passionately research new treatments and therapies to provide the best cancer treatment for children in NSW.

Blair's five year journey to a diagnosis

Friday, 7th Feb 20

Meet our 2020 Bandaged Bear Appeal ambassador.

Ayla's two lifesaving transplants in jus...

Thursday, 6th Feb 20

Meet one of our 2019 Bandaged Bear Appeal ambassadors.

Jacob is one-in-a-million

Thursday, 6th Feb 20

Meet one of our 2019 Bandaged Bear Appeal ambassadors.

Meet our 65K 4 65 Roses 2020 ambassador

Friday, 6th Dec 19

At just four-weeks-old, the Borgs were told their daughter Isabella had cystic fibrosis, a condition they had never heard of.

'the Bandaged Bear' Newsletter - August...

Monday, 12th Aug 19

Read the August 2019 issue of 'the bandaged bear' filled with stories of support for The Children's Hospital at Westmead.

The genetic disorder affecting Holly

Friday, 26th Jul 19

Holly lives with a genetic disorder called Rett Syndrome. Holly's dad Brett will participate in the world's largest fun-run to raise money to help find a cure for her daughter.

Help Team Clancy go the distance

Tuesday, 9th Jul 19

Registered Nurse, Jessica Quayle, and her department, Team Clancy, are warming up for City2Surf 2019.

Together, we can cure homesickness

Wednesday, 3rd Jul 19

Curing Homesickness is a new fundraising initiative that brings children’s hospitals from across Australia together for a unified mission - to get kids home from hospital sooner. Because kids don’t belong in hospital, they belong at home.

Meet the Hospitals ‘Hidden Figures’

Thursday, 30th May 19

There are many heroes who work behind the scenes every day to help make The Children's Hospital at Westmead the magical place that it is.

Alejandro's story

Monday, 27th May 19

At 3.51am on the 10 December 2018, Alejandro’s heart stopped for 15 minutes.

$619 million committed to upgrading The ...

Thursday, 7th Mar 19

This morning The NSW Government announced children needing specialist care at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead will benefit from an extra $619 million investment to upgrade the Hospital.

A mother’s intuition

Thursday, 28th Feb 19

For mother Kelly Green, it all started when she noticed her four-year-old son Chase’s stomach was a little bloated.

Finnan’s story

Wednesday, 6th Feb 19

Finnan's aunt, Casey, was born with congenital heart disease. So was Finnan.