Hospital Auxiliary and Volunteers
Wollongong Hospital has a dedicated groups of volunteers including the Friends of Wollongong Hospital, the Illawarra Cancer Carers and the Community Cancer Link who are available to provide services to patients. The hospital also has strong links with a wide range of community groups.
Interested in joining a local auxiliary or giving back to your community? Contact the Auxiliary below:
Friends of The Wollongong Hospital
Operational since: 1965
Current members: Around 40
Main purpose: Fundraising for Wollongong Hospital and providing volunteer support for patients and staff
Key activities: Snacks, toiletries, newspaper and flower care trolleys, washing patient clothes, administrative assistance, stalls, Christmas raffle and kiosk at the hospital
Contributions: Recent equipment purchased includes an ECG machine, AccuVein finder and sleeper chairs
Contact: President Sandra Adams: 4222 5696 – new members needed!
Interesting fact: Sometimes referred to as the pink ladies, membership is actually open to men and women and the Auxiliary’s shirts are really lavender!
For more information, visit our District Fundraising and Donations page.
If you would like to fundraise for Wollongong Hospital, please visit our Fundraising page for detailed information.
For more information about volunteering, fundraising or donations visit our District Get Involved page.