Charity details

Also known as
Women's & Children's Hospital Foundation
55 King William Rd
North Adelaide SA 5006
Address For Service email
Charity Size
Who the charity helps
Financially disadvantaged people
People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
People with disabilities
Other charities
Children - aged 6 to under 15
General community in Australia
Early childhood - aged under 6
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Youth - 15 to under 25
Date established
Last reported
25 January 2018
Next report due
31 March 2019
Financial Year End

Summary of activities

The Womens & Childrens Hospital Foundation raises funds and invests in initiatives to support the Womens and Childrens Hospital (WCH) 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 in medical care, hospital facilities and support services at a time when they need it most.Our goal is to inspire our community to invest in health care and medical research at the WCH. The WCH Foundation supports three primary service areas provided by the WCH, namely:Equipment and Facilities - Investment in equipment and facilities to help the WCH deliver optimal care in state-of-the-art spaces.Hospital Experience - Support a range of innovative, family centred initiatives that improves the hospital and health environment for children and their families.Research - Advance the health and wellbeing of women and children through an ongoing commitment to funding ground-breaking research.As the states only dedicated specialist children's hospital and largest maternity and obstetric service, it holds a very special place in the hearts of almost every South Australian family. Around 5,000 babies are born at the hospital each year and more than a quarter of a million of our children and mums are treated by a dedicated, skilled and committed hospital community.The Womens & Childrens Hospital Foundation is committed to raising money with the South Australian community to help ensure that hospital stays are more comfortable and less stressful, and assist in advancing research into preventing disease, the search for cures, and improving quality of life.

Where the charity operates


Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2018 31 March 2019 Not yet submitted
Annual Information Statement 2018 31 March 2019 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2017 31 January 2018 25 January 2018
Annual Information Statement 2017 31 January 2018 25 January 2018
Financial Report 2016 31 January 2017 22 December 2016
Annual Information Statement 2016 31 January 2017 22 December 2016
Financial Report 2015 31 January 2016 26 November 2015
Annual Information Statement 2015 31 January 2016 26 November 2015
Financial Report 2014 31 January 2015 19 December 2014
Annual Information Statement 2014 31 January 2015 19 December 2014
Annual Information Statement 2013 31 March 2014 7 February 2014
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required


Title Date Reporting Year Download
Governing Document 18 July 2013 Download


The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 3 December 2012 31 December 2013
Advancing health
Advancing social or public welfare

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.