For families

  • Burns can happen in the blink of an eye

    11- month-old, Solomon suffered severe burns to his hands after he placed them inside the family’s hot oven. His mother, Tianda was cooking a cheesecake when she opened the oven door, turned her back for a few seconds then heard a harrowing scream.
  • Caring for your sick child

    Having a sick child can be challenging, and its hard to know what to do or where to get help.

  • Fresh warning to avoid wild mushrooms

    The NSW Poisons Information Centre has issued a fresh warning about the dangers of consuming mushrooms found in the wild, following a spike in emergency presentations across the state.
  • Paediatric Palliative Care, it's your right

    National Palliative Care Week is an important time to raise awareness and increase understanding about the benefits of paediatric palliative care for patients such as Maxim.
  • Changes to car park and drop off zones at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead

    As part of Parramatta Light Rail works, there are a number of changes in how you may access the Hospital. Please allow extra travel time to make your way to the Hospital.