Children

Capes for Kids

Capes 4 Kids Australia Inc. is designed to help children feel as safe, secure and brave as possible while undergoing challenging, often “scary” situations and treatments. We realise the benefit of helping children understand the necessity of listening and following instructions during each of their treatments. Capes 4 Kids Australia Inc. strive to be great role models…

Very Snuggly Quilts

Victorian Quilters Inc. is an organisation bringing together quilters throughout Victoria, promoting the art of patchwork and quilting, while supporting and encouraging the establishment and activities of quilting groups. Victorian Quilters Inc. aims to foster interest in the history of patchwork and quilting, as well as to encourage high standards of design and workmanship in both traditional…

Knitting for Brisbane’s Needy

Knitting for Brisbane’s Needy was started in Jan 2006 by Karen Croke from the Glass House Mountains area of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Australia. Karen, and a couple of her friends noticed that the homeless of Queensland were getting a raw deal. “Charities have told us how much this would be appreciated as people…

Royal Childrens Hospital

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) has been providing outstanding care for Victoria’s children and their families for over 140 years. As the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria, the hospital’s care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. Donations of goods and services are appreciated for their kindness…

Chicks with Sticks – Knitting for Charity

Can you knit?  Want to help those in need? Then you have come to the right place. Chicks with sticks is a community knitting group based in Ringwood, Melbourne. We are dedicated to donate to the needy people throughout our community. We knit beanies, scarfs, ( men colors are in great demand), babies clothes ( prefer white color) childrens jumpers any color, blankets (any size), …

Red Cross Trauma Teddies

The Red Cross Trauma Teddy is instantly recognised throughout the country, but few people realise this cute and cuddly character was born in Campbelltown. Trauma Teddy was conceived in 1990 when Richard Hamilton, then superintendent of Campbelltown ambulance service, saw a teddy bear given to a child being treated by the ambulance service in Camden….

Australian Outback Baby Project

The Australian Outback Baby Project is made up of many wonderful volunteers – mostly Australia and some from around the world. We knit, sew,quilt, felt and or crochet clothes and items for donation to hospitals, Outreach clinics and remote midwives in Outback Australia and rural New South Wales. We also provide items to Careflight NSW…

Women’s and Children’s Hospital Foundation

TeamKids is the fundraising platform for the Women’s and Children’s Hospital Foundation, raising money to support the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide. We have provided more than $30 million to the WCH over the past ten years, and are committed to ensuring that mums, children and their families have access to the very best…

Central Coast Kids In Need

20 years ago in 1993 a local Central Coast mother was staying at Ronald McDonald House with her sick son when the Manager suggested she start a ‘volunteer fundraising group’ on the Central Coast to help other parents with their accommodation bills. These families all have seriously ill children with prolonged illness (a very large…

Cottage By The Sea

Cottage by the Sea is a non-government, registered charity that empowers disadvantaged children by supporting them in developing their self-esteem, health and well-being. We offer weekly camp programs in a safe, enjoyable and relaxed seaside holiday environment, encouraging children to celebrate their own success and that of others. Our vision is that every child deserves a…

Lighthouse Foundation

Over the past 23 years, Lighthouse has supported more than 700 homeless young people to take their rightful place in the community by giving them a home, a sense of family and therapeutic care that is trauma informed, individually-tailored and proven to work. Through their Lighthouse experience, the young people heal, learn again to relate…