For families

  • 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.
  • Young people help design art elements in new hospitals

    A group of children and young people put their best ideas forward at craft workshops held to brainstorm future arts, play and discovery elements at our new hospital buildings. The highlights were captured on camera, by our Kids Reporters.