L’il Appers Support Program Knit for Premmie Babies

L’il Appers Support Program

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 ...

Knit for Premmie Babies

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 ...

Premmie Hero Volunteer Awards

Premmie Hero Volunteer Awards

Premmie Hero Volunteer Awards

August 21, 2014, Comments Off

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

Latest Hospital Donation

Donation to Royal Darwin Hospital

Donation to Royal Darwin Hospital

July 20, 2014, Comments Off

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.

Hospital Donations

Donations To Mater’s Little Miracles

Donations To Mater’s Little Miracles

June 9, 2014, Comments Off

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.

Craft Campaign

Knit for Premmie Babies

Knit for Premmie Babies

March 2, 2014, Comments Off

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.

Run Melbourne

Our Run Melbourne Team

Our Run Melbourne Team

August 11, 2014, Comments Off

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

Latest Premmie News

Premmie Forum App

Premmie Forum App

May 10, 2014, Comments Off

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.

Nominee In Profile

Nominee: Butts on bikes steers towards support for Flinder’s tiny prems

Nominee: Butts on bikes steers towards support for Flinder’s tiny prems
September 1, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Nominee: Raising awareness brings a community together

Nominee: Raising awareness brings a community together
August 31, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Nominee: A Positive Outlook Shines Within the Premmie Community

Nominee: A Positive Outlook Shines Within the Premmie Community
August 6, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Nominee: A lifelong passion leads to a decade of support for neonates and their families

Nominee: A lifelong passion leads to a decade of support for neonates and their families
July 21, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Nominee: Helping families to find joy in South Australia

Nominee: Helping families to find joy in South Australia
July 19, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Fundraise For Prems

Run To Support Our Prems

Run To Support Our Prems
January 14, 2014, Comments Off

We wish to grow L'il Aussie Prems Foundation services and have many new projects we wish to achieve, expanding on the support that we currently provide to families but we cannot do this alone. Read More»

Premmie Community News

Generous Tech Donations To Our Foundation

Generous Tech Donations To Our Foundation
June 9, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Premmie Lapel Pin

Premmie Lapel Pin
May 10, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Quotes, Versus & Messages

Quotes, Versus & Messages
April 10, 2014, Comments Off

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»

Premmie Community Stars

 

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Support Partner