Kids health

  • New healthy menu items at The Children's Hospital at Westmead

    There have been some big changes to the food on offer at all food outlets across SCHN since December.
  • Back to school asthma awareness

    Did you know that Australian studies have shown up to 25% of children’s hospital admissions for asthma happen in February?
  • 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.