Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation

Sydney Children’s Hospital Foundation
is the principal fundraising body for Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick. Their mission is to provide vital support to help make the lives of their brave young patients brighter. The Foundations core purpose is to provide significant financial assistance for the support of equipment, research and clinical services at the Hospital.

Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick is one of Australia’s leading specialist medical centres for children, offering a safe and friendly healing environment for children from Sydney, rural and regional NSW, and beyond.

  • Each year the Hospital cares for more than 78,000 critically ill and injured children, through Emergency, Hospital admissions, Outpatients & Outreach Services
  • More than 100 children a day will come through the Emergency Department
  • At any one time there are 400 children being treated for cancer at the Hospital
  • 74% of patients come from outside the local area
  • 18 patients a day will undergo surgery, half of these are emergency operations
  • Each day two litres of bubbles are used by the Play Therapy department
  • There are 900 admissions to the Intensive Care Unit each year