Our L'il Aussie Prems Foundation A4 Wall Photo Community Calendars are a unique yearly Christmas tradition that has been taking place in our community for the past six years. We welcome all families to join us in creating this wonderful collection of premmie children together. When the year is finished, you can put the calendar aside as a wonderful keepsake. A great gift to give to grandparents and family members
In September, Our Foundation kindly donated an Astodia Diaphanoscope to Dandenong Hospital’s Special Care Nursery. The donation will help assist medical staff to locate blood vessels easily for safe puncture. In cases of difficult vessel conditions which are most common for premature babies
In July, our Foundation kindly donated a Cannon EOS 1200D Camera, EF 50mm lense, ultra memory card (32gb), an additional battery for camera, a lowepro camera bag and 4 x Premmie Nests to Royal Darwin Hospital's NICU/SCN.
We are thrilled to launch L’il Appers, our ipad support program to help connect families to our online support services whilst in hospital. In August, we donated two ipad’s to our friends at St Vincent’s Private Hospital in Melbourne to directly assist these families and to officially launch the program
In February 2014, we launched the 'Little Darlings' knitting project for Australian knitters. If you love to knit, Patons have supplied That's Life readers with a premmie beanie and booties pattern so you can lend a hand.
In May, our Foundation kindly donated 2 Portable DVD players and DVD movies to Mater’s NCCU in Queensland. This donation will help assist parents and families visiting their baby in NCCU and enable the staff to use the portable DVD players for training purposes.
Kylie has been devoted to supporting premmie families in South Australia for the past 13 years after the early arrival of her nephew who was born 11 weeks early. She saw the emotional impact families are faced with having seen ... Read More»
Kyla's daughter was cared for at Tweed Heads Special Care Nursery from two weeks old and Kyla marveled at the tight-knit team of nurses and their compassion towards their tiny patients. Kyla soon learnt about the plight of the Special ... Read More»
Jessica Anderson is a mum of three premature babies and volunteers her time as Vice President for PIPA (Preterm Infants’ Parents’ Association) in Queensland. Jessica works full time but in between family and work, she supports thousands of Queensland families ... Read More»
Our Premmie Hero Volunteer Awards are an Australian first in recognising and celebrating the dedication of individual volunteers within the premature baby community. Nominations open on Tuesday, 1st July Read More»
On Sunday, 27th July our Run Melbourne team took to the streets of Melbourne to walk and run in support of our Foundation. The team consisted of 3 committee members, an amazing family who currently have their little boy in ... Read More»
Each of our nine committee members volunteer from our own homes and whilst we do not have an office, being a charity focused to providing 'online' support, we do need computers, printers, laptops, software to be able to do what ... Read More»
Below is a list of beautiful messages that we have compiled together for families of premature babies. Each message has been written direct in support of our Foundation throughout 2012, 2013 & 2014. Each message has been shared on our ... Read More»