Donations and Charities

Donations and Charities

Gifts and Donations to the
Women's and Children's Hospital

Gifts and Donations Gratefully Received

The Women's and Children's Hospital is extremely grateful to receive donations or gifts from the public.

As a health service, we are guided by strict infection control policies and safety considerations which may prevent us from distributing certain types of gifts.

Below is some information to help donors get the best results for our young patients out of their generous donations.

Care and Handling

All donations are assessed for their safety and appropriateness. Hospital Play Therapists ensure that our patients receive the best toy for their age group, gender, medical needs and interests.

Safety Considerations

Special thought needs to be given to the types of toys donated to make sure that they are suitable for the young babies, sick children or adolescents.

Types of Donations and Gifts Needed

The following items are always popular:

Accepted as New Items Only

Some Second Hand Items Can be Accepted

Items Not Accepted

Unfortunately the following items cannot be accepted:

More Information

For special donations or if you have any queries please telephone the Media and Communications office on (08) 8161 8348.

Delivery of Goods

To ensure your delivery reaches us, please label your donation clearly to:

Media and Communications
Samuel Way Building, Mezzanine Level
Women's and Children's Hospital
72 King William Road
North Adelaide SA 5006

Donations may also be left during business hours at the hospital Information Desk, in either the Kermode Street entrance foyer or the Queen Victoria entrance foyer.

Friends of WCH

The Friends of the Women's and Children's Hospital Incorporated is a not-for-profit association that supports the work of the Women's and Children's Hospital through fundraising and volunteer support.

Friends of WCH Inc. has been operating since 1993, and we now have around 1000 members who come from all regions of South Australia to volunteer their time and resources.

Funds raised by Friends of WCH Inc. goes towards purchasing equipment, improving facilities, and supporting research at the Women's and Children's Hospital.

Link iconFriends of WCH Inc. web pages


Last Modified: 13-09-2016 14:48:06
URL: http://www.wch.sa.gov.au/support/donations/index.html
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