page top
Home / Community / BDCU Childrens Foundation

Attention: open in a new window. Print

Together we can make a difference

In 2005 the Foundation, a business partnership between BDCU and a number of Wingecarribee residents, was launched with the objective of raising $400,000 to provide equipment and enhanced facilities for the Children’s Ward at Bowral Hospital. This was achieved through the tireless efforts of a number of residents associated with the Foundation, a $100,000 donation made by the Mulwaree Trust and the support of the community at large.

Three years later, after considerable lobbying, the NSW State Government provided a further $3.2 million to expand and refurbish the Children’s Ward. Now it provides state-of-the-art facilities in a modern and comfortable environment. In addition a part-time clinical outreach nurse is funded to provide important home care both pre and post hospitalisation.

Currently the Foundation Committee is turning its energies to addressing the mental health needs of local children and adolescents. This initiative aims to provide education and a specialist clinician to bridge the gap between local professional service provision and community members and their families who are living with mental health concerns.

The Foundation couldn’t have achieved such wonderful results without you, so thanks for your on-going support.

To make a donation or to see how you can help contact us.

All donations are tax deductable.


We are here to help

 Contact us  Locate us

Looking for more information?

Have a question? Submit an enquiry using the form below and we will get back to you.

What is Bcorp?

B Corp is to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee. B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

Find out more

 

Special Offers