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The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Phone: 02 9845 0000 (Switch)

Fax: 02 9845 3489

Location: The Children's Hospital at Westmead, cnr Hawkesbury Rd and Hainsworth St, Westmead NSW 2145

Mail: Locked Bag 4001, Westmead NSW 2145


Description: Public hospital dedicated to paediatric health services, it provides specialist care for children from around Australia and across the Pacific Rim as well as community education, advocacy for improved child health and ground-breaking research into childhood illnesses, all in a positive, caring and healing environment. The Hospital is home to the NSW Paediatric Burns Unit, the Paediatric Liver Transplant Unit, the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, the NSW Newborn Screening Service and National Poisons Information Centre, as well as the first Paediatric Tumour Bank in the southern hemisphere.

Hours: 24 hours

Contact: 02 9845 3777 (patient enquiries), 02 9687 9232 (TTY)

Disability Access: Yes

Area Served: National

Languages (other than English): Interpreters available upon request

Volunteering Note: This organisation welcomes volunteer assistance. Please contact for further details

Keywords: Children and Families; Youth; People with a Disability; Mental Illness; Public Hospitals; Hospital Volunteers; Audiology; Diet / Nutrition; Occupational Therapy; Optometry and Ophthalmology; Seeing Aids; Physiotherapy; Podiatry; Psychology and Psychiatry; Dental Health; Hospital Accident and Emergency

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