Staying at the House

The WCH Foundation manages families’ stays at the Beach House in consultation with the Hospital’s Palliative and Complex Care Service teams.

Who can stay at the Beach House?

Families with children currently under the care of the WCH’s Palliative or Complex Care Services are welcomed to apply to stay at the Beach House.

How do I apply to stay at the Beach House?

For more information or to receive an application to stay at the Beach House, contact the Beach House Program Manager via email or phone 08 8464 7909.

How much does it cost to stay at the Beach House?

The Beach House is available for the families to stay at no charge apart from breakfast condiments and cereals, tea and coffee provisions and some basic pantry items, food is the responsibility of the families.

How long can families stay at the Beach House?

Each family’s stay is allocated commencing from 12 noon Friday and departing by 12 noon the following Thursday, totalling six nights and seven days.

Should a family be unable to stay for the entire week, they are still required to limit their stay to fall between the Friday and Thursday.

How many people does the Beach House accommodate?

With several flexible sleeping options, the Beach House can accommodate up to 12 people with the following bed configuration:

  • Bedroom 1: Master bedroom – king bed
  • Bedroom 2: Patient bedroom – king single bed
  • Bedroom 3: Self-contained bedroom/living area – queen sofa bed
  • Bedroom 4: Multipurpose/ sensory area – pull down queen bed
  • Bedroom 5: Bunk room – four single beds (two single bunks)
  • Foldaway single portable bed, cot and bassinet is also available.

 

Your gift of $5 could assist in delivering our Play Therapist sessions to enrich children’s days whilst in hospital.

Your gift of $10 could provide necessary equipment for babies in neonatal intensive care.

Your monthly donation of $20 could assist in delivering our play therapy sessions, bringing smiles and reducing anxiety during a child’s stay in hospital.

Your gift of $25 could assist in delivering our Play Therapist sessions to enrich children’s days whilst in hospital.

Your monthly donation of $30 could provide necessary equipment for babies in neonatal intensive care.

Your monthly donation of $50 could help to invest in the latest medical research, helping to find cures and invest in our future.

Your gift of $50 could provide necessary equipment for babies in neonatal intensive care.

Your gift of $75 could help to further fund CAR-T research to assist in finding cures for childhood cancer.

Your gift of $39 could assist in delivering our Play Therapist sessions to enrich children's days while in hospital ($468 Annual Amount).

Your gift of $49 could help purchase at-home equipment for children recovering at home, meaning more time with their family ($588 Annual Amount).

Your gift of $69 could provide necessary equipment for babies in neonatal intensive care ($828 Annual Amount).

Your gift of $99 could help to further fund CAR-T research to assist in finding cures for childhood cancer ($1,188 Annual Amount).

Your gift of $20 fills families like Dimi’s with hope and confidence when they need it most.

Your gift of $30 helps to deliver outstanding care to children like Dimi and their families.

Your gift of $50 could fund vital hospital equipment, services and research providing children like Dimi the best chance at recovery.

You’re donating $0. Every dollar makes a difference to helping your hospital and supporting children like Dimi and their families when they need it most.

Your gift of $1,000 will help support the build of the Women’s & Children’s Hospital Foundation’s Beach House project.

Your gift of $2,500 will help support the build of the Women’s & Children’s Hospital Foundation’s Beach House project.

Your gift of $5,000 will help support the build of the Women’s & Children’s Hospital Foundation’s Beach House project.

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Your donation will contribute to ensuring the WCH Foundation can fund families’ stays well into the future making the Beach House a sanctuary for years to come.

Your generous support will help us search for a cure for Paediatric Cancer.

Your donation of $25 will help fund family stays now and well into the future, ensuring the Beach House is a sanctuary for years to come.

Your donation of $50 will help fund family stays now and well into the future, ensuring the Beach House is a sanctuary for years to come.

Your donation of $75 will help fund family stays now and well into the future, ensuring the Beach House is a sanctuary for years to come.

Your gift of $25 will help provide the greatest care for the tiniest babies and their families.

Your gift of $50 will help provide the greatest care for the tiniest babies and their families.

Your gift of $75 will help provide the greatest care for the tiniest babies and their families.

You’re donating $0. Your donation will help provide the greatest care for the tiniest babies and their families.

Your donation of $0 will help fund family stays now and well into the future, ensuring the Beach House is a sanctuary for years to come.

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