For families

  • Navigating a rare disease diagnosis

    Steps are being taken by Sydney Children's Hospitals Network to improve equity of access and service management for those living with a rare disease via The Navigator Project.
  • Minecraft allows patients to build their own hospital

    A special Minecraft game, which allows players to design their own hospital building, has been launched as part of The Children’s Hospital at Westmead Stage 2 (CHW2) redevelopment project.
  • Volunteer to become a Ward Grandparent like Sue

    Ward Grandparents at the Sydney Children’s Hospital Network play an important supporting role for our patient families, such as Olivia's.
  • Elena's fighting spirit

    After dropping her two-year-old twin daughters Annabelle and Elena to daycare one morning in June 2021, Tingting received a phone call no parent expects – Elena had experienced a seizure.

  • Helping Aurora get better from the comfort of home

    Thanks to an innovative virtual care program, Fiona was able to avoid a trip to the Emergency Department and get the help her three-year-old daughter Aurora needed from the comfort of her own home.