Kids health

  • Upgrades to Hall Ward

    The mental health inpatient unit at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead will become a more calming and welcoming place next year due to a grant of almost half a million from the NSW Government.
  • Pertussis outbreaks in NSW

    Recently, NSW has seen a rise in community activity of pertussis. Almost 2500 cases were reported between September and November 2018.
  • Joining in: sport and rec for kids with disabilities

    For children with disabilities participating in sport and recreational activities has lots of pluses. It promotes inclusion, minimises de-conditioning, optimises physical functioning, and enhances overall well being", says Kate Clark, Rehab2Kids Manager.
  • Protect your children from window and balcony falls this summer

    Earlier this year, legislation was put into place to ensure the safety of children in multi-story residences through the installation of window safety devices.
  • Keeping food safe

    In Australia, we generally have a reliable, safe and nutritious food supply. Even so, foodborne illnesses are quite common, affecting millions of Australian children each year.