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Ronald McDonald House Newcastle

Childhood illness can have a devastating effect on families.

On top of all the fear and uncertainty comes the practicalities of managing the family when the child is away in hospital, often for extended periods of time.

In a country as big as Australia, specialist care may be a long way from home and many families simply can’t afford to stay in hotels while their children receive treatment.

Each House relies on a team of volunteers who assist with a range of activities and ensure the House provides a friendly supportive environment.

If you would like to volunteeer then get in touch via phone or email.

If however you would like to help in an alternative way you can also fundraise or alternatively make a donation directly at www.rmhc.org.au/help/donate.

Check them out and get involved!


Lookout Road

New Lambton Heights



Ph. (02) 4921 4733