For families

  • We want to hear about your single-patient bedroom experience

    The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network is seeking the experiences of families who have used single-patient bedrooms as the Network moves towards the model in future hospital buildings.
  • The difference Ward Grandparents make

    Ward Grandparents at the Sydney Children’s Hospital Network play an important supporting role for our patient families, such as Olivia's.
  • Empowering Lili to live her very best life

    Run your own race and find your cheerleaders along the way. That is the advice Melissa, mother of 18-year-old Lili, wants to share with the two million Australians impacted by rare diseases.

  • Weston defies all the odds

    At fourteen months old, Weston has already made history, becoming the first, and oldest known surviving child in Australia with ultra-rare genetic condition, Wolman’s Disease.
  • Whooping cough vaccine aims to boost babies' protection

    The development of a world-first nasal spray vaccine could be a turning point in protection against whooping cough, helping stop the spread of the respiratory infection to vulnerable babies.