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
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.
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.
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 one of Melbourne's NICU's after being born at 24 weeks and one of our wonderful supporters
We are thrilled to announce the launch of our very own premmie forum app! Our app is currently available for Android users through Google Play, is free and easy to install. The app will be available through the iTunes store in the coming weeks.
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»
Dorothy has been generously sewing and donating baby cot sheets for the incubators in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide for the past 10 years Read More»
Jenny Joy understands the emotional impact family’s face having a newborn spend time in a neonatal unit. Jenny’s two sons both endured traumatic births with her first son, Matthew, born full term, being taken to NICU, hooked up to monitors ... 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»
We often receive comments that our logo brings comfort, hope and a smile for families who have given birth prematurely. We are excited to launch our very own 'logo' lapel pin as a new addition to our large range of ... 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»