“Patients” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Epworth Foundation Epworth Foundation VIC ●●● Epworth HealthCare is Victorias largest not-for-profit private health care group, renowned for excellence in diagnosis, treatment, care and rehabilita…
Adelaide Community Healthcare Alliance Incorporated Adelaide Community Healthcare Alliance Incorporated SA ●●● Over the last financial year, Adelaide Community Healthcare Alliance Incorporated (ACHA) (ABN 96 367 793 956) , currently one of the largest not-for-p…
The Trustee For Lifehouse Australia Trust The Trustee For Lifehouse Australia Trust NSW ●●● funding has enable the proviison of - hardship funds for patients in need - funding of cancer research staff - funding for relative accommodation in…
SA Rural Health Network Limited SA Rural Health Network Limited SA ●●● The objectives of SARHN are to increase the efficiency & effectiveness of health services for patients and to improve coordination of care to ensure p…
The Leukaemia Foundation Of Australia Limited The Leukaemia Foundation Of Australia Limited QLD ●●● In the last financial year the Leukaemia Foundation of Australia has provided a range of free support services including accommodation, counselling, e…
Primary Health Tasmania Primary Health Tasmania TAS ●●● Primary Health Tasmania is a non-government, not-for-profit organisation working to connect care and keep Tasmanian's well and out of hospital. W…
Cancer Council Queensland Cancer Council Queensland QLD ●●● In 2018 Cancer Council Queensland raised funds which were dedicated to eliminating cancer and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, tre…
Burnside War Memorial Hospital Inc Burnside War Memorial Hospital Inc SA ●●● Burnside Hospital is not for profit community hospital that does not receive any government funding. I provides acute medical, surgical and obstetric…
Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service Brisbane Limited Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service Brisbane Limited QLD ●●● *Our medical clinics completed 6367 health checks, an 11% increase from the previous year. Our dental team performed 11,846 dental treatments, a 36% i…
THE TRUSTEE FOR GROOTE EYLANDT ABORIGINAL TRUST THE TRUSTEE FOR GROOTE EYLANDT ABORIGINAL TRUST NT ●●● Each year GEAT funds programs and services for the benefit, welfare and advancement of Warnindilyakwa people (GEAT beneficiaries). Programs and suppo…
Healthy North Coast Ltd Healthy North Coast Ltd NSW ●●● In July 2015, the Australian Government introduced Primary Health Networks (PHNs) with the key objectives of increasing the efficiency and effectivene…
Coordinare Limited Coordinare Limited NSW ●●● We find innovative ways of building one coordinated and sustainable health system which ensures improved health outcomes, better consumer experiences,…
Cancer Council Of Western Australia (Inc) Cancer Council Of Western Australia (Inc) WA ●●● Provision of funding for research into Cancer Provision of education and information in prevention of cancer Provision of practical support for famili…
Epworth Medical Foundation Epworth Medical Foundation
Wentworth Healthcare Limited Wentworth Healthcare Limited NSW ●●● We improve the health of our region by making it easier for patients to access the primary healthcare services they need, better linking local GPs, nu…
Western Queensland Primary Care Collaborative Limited Western Queensland Primary Care Collaborative Limited QLD ●●● To support a comprehensive and integrated primary health care system that delivers better health outcomes for the people of Western Queensland.…
firsthealth limited firsthealth limited NSW ●●● Firsthealth Limited plays a key role in the integration and coordination of primary health care across the Murrumbidgee region. Firsthealth Limited tr…
The Trustee For The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation No. 2 Trust The Trustee For The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation No. 2 Trust VIC ●●● The Trust was established as a charitable institution for the purposes of promoting the prevention or the control of disease in human beings, particul…
McGrath Foundation Ltd McGrath Foundation Ltd NSW ●●● Our vision is to ensure every family in Australia experiencing breast cancer has access to a breast care nurse no matter where they live or their fina…
Australian Tissue Donation Network Limited Australian Tissue Donation Network Limited NSW ●●● ATDN actively promotes and collects bone and musculoskeletal tissues in Australia. We aim to increase public awareness of the importance of human orga…
Melanoma Institute Australia Melanoma Institute Australia NSW ●●● Melanoma Institute Australia's long-term aim is to have zero deaths from melanoma. Full details can be found in our Annual Report on this site or…
Apollo Health Limited Apollo Health Limited WA ●●● As a Health Promotion Charity Apollo promotes the prevention or control of diseases in human beings by directing its activities towards the diagnosis…
SAN Foundation Inc SAN Foundation Inc NSW ●●● The San Foundation is committed to supporting Sydney Adventist Hospital in the provision of world class medical care to its patients. This is achieved…
Central Coast NSW Medicare Local Limited Central Coast NSW Medicare Local Limited
The Australian Kidney Foundation The Australian Kidney Foundation VIC ●●● Kidney Health Australias core activities centred on our pillars of education, support, advocacy and research. We provided education to people affected…
Primary and Community Care Services Limited Primary and Community Care Services Limited NSW ●●● Primary & Community Care Services (PCCS) is a non-government, not-for-profit organisation focused on driving positive outcomes in the health and welfa…
Eastern Sydney Medicare Local Limited Eastern Sydney Medicare Local Limited NSW ●●● The primary purpose of ESML remained:To support the achievement of better individual and community outcomes across the spectrum of primary health care…
Mark Hughes Foundation Limited Mark Hughes Foundation Limited NSW ●●● We raise money for brain cancer research which we've committed and paid to numerous research projects. The foundation has committed to the ongoi…
Pa Research Foundation Pa Research Foundation QLD ●●● The PA Research Foundation focuses on building relationships with the PA Hospital community of staff, patients and their families. The support we prov…
The Trustee For Snowdome Foundation The Trustee For Snowdome Foundation VIC ●●● Snowdome's mission is to accelerate new treatments for Australians with blood cancer to help them live longer, better lives. Since 2010, Snowdome…
Centre For Eye Health Limited Centre For Eye Health Limited NSW ●●● CFEH was established to reduce the incidence of preventable blindness in NSW & ACT. We aim to improve eye health and the quality of life by reducing o…
Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited NSW ●●● We provide support to patients with mitochondrial disease (mito) and to their families. We refund research projects to help mito diagnosis and treatme…
The Prince Of Wales Hospital Foundation Limited The Prince Of Wales Hospital Foundation Limited NSW ●●● We provided facilities to support new models of care using the best evidence based research and innovative care for youth and adults at the Prince…
Australasian Leukaemia & Lymphoma Group Australasian Leukaemia & Lymphoma Group VIC ●●● The ALLG plans, designs, conducts, monitors and publishes investigator-initiated clinical trials to improve the outcomes of patients with blood cancer…
Ardrossan Community Hospital Inc Ardrossan Community Hospital Inc SA ●●● We provide aged care services, acute hospital, 24 hour and accident and emergency, nursing home type patients, palliative care and rehabilitation, ste…
Fight Cancer Foundation Limited Fight Cancer Foundation Limited ●●● Operate three accommodation centers in Melbourne, Vic, Hobart Tas, and Albury NSW. We fund medical research programs, and fund education programs in c…
McLaren Vale & Districts War Memorial Hospital Incorporated McLaren Vale & Districts War Memorial Hospital Incorporated SA ●●● McLaren Vale Hospital is a 25 bed facility offering high quality inpatient care.…
The Perth Blood Institute Limited The Perth Blood Institute Limited WA ●●● The Perth Blood Institute: Conducts translational research into blood disorders including blood cancers, and bleeding and clotting disorders; Conducts…
The Trustee For Qld Skin & Cancer Trust The Trustee For Qld Skin & Cancer Trust QLD ●●● - We trained 4 Dermatology Registrars in a private clinic environment. - We conducted a 8 day rural clinic in Central Queensland to provide bulk bille…
Ballarat Hospice Care Incorporated Ballarat Hospice Care Incorporated ●●● Offering home based palliative care through nursing, counselling and working with volunteers, patients and families in supporting people at home with …
Cairns Couch Ltd Cairns Couch Ltd QLD ●●● We employed the Wellness Centre General Manager. We completed construction of the COUCH Wellness Centre Stage 1 civil works, buildings and infrastruct…
Breast Cancer Research Centre - Western Australia Breast Cancer Research Centre - Western Australia WA ●●● Increased survival rates in men and women with breast cancer Developing an integrated breast cancer centre Patient centred, family centred model…
Kardinia Health Ltd Kardinia Health Ltd VIC ●●● The organisation has pursued its charitable purposes by: Providing well integrated, multidisciplinary patient centered medical and allied health care;…
AUSTRALIAN COLLEGE OF PERIOPERATIVE  NURSES LTD AUSTRALIAN COLLEGE OF PERIOPERATIVE NURSES LTD SA ●●● ACORN has provided educational webinars to our members these webinars educate our members to ensure that the patient receives the safest and highest q…
Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Ltd Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Ltd NSW ●●● In 2019 the successful 30th ASCIA Annual Conference included ten international speakers, and provided an international standard of continuing professi…
Rare Cancers Australia Ltd Rare Cancers Australia Ltd ●●● * The RCA Patient Care Team provides critical support to Australians living with a rare or less common cancer and assists them in navigating health se…
Sydney Eye Hospital Foundation Ltd Sydney Eye Hospital Foundation Ltd NSW ●●● Provide state of the art equipment to the Eye Hospital. Reduce operating times and patient downtime, including recovery times. Provide Fellowships for…
Gold Coast Hospital Foundation Gold Coast Hospital Foundation QLD ●●● Two of the Queensland Governments objectives for the community delivering quality frontline services and building safe, caring and connected communit…
Solariscare Foundation Solariscare Foundation WA ●●● We provide support services to cancer patients and their carers in WA. These services include counselling, complementary therapies, workshops and cour…
Cancer Patients Foundation Limited Cancer Patients Foundation Limited NSW ●●● Look Good Feel Better is a free national community service program run by the Cancer Patients Foundation, dedicated to teaching cancer patients how to…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Mark Hughes Foundation Limited Mark Hughes Foundation Limited NSW ●●● We raise money for brain cancer research which we've committed and paid to numerous research projects. The foundation has committed to the ongoi…
Nelune Foundation Cancer Care Services Nelune Foundation Cancer Care Services NSW ●○○ We provided transport services to patients undergoing cancer treatment at various facilities in the Sydney metropolitan area and we contributed funds …
KidneyOne Foundation Ltd KidneyOne Foundation Ltd ●○○ In planning phase, and have been in discussion with local health services at how we can service them better in the future…
Jodie's Inspiration Limited Jodie's Inspiration Limited NSW ●○○ Our charity was formed to raise much needed funds for oncology units at our regions hospitals. In particular, Lismore Base Hospital and St Vincent&#0…
Australian Tissue Donation Network Limited Australian Tissue Donation Network Limited NSW ●●● ATDN actively promotes and collects bone and musculoskeletal tissues in Australia. We aim to increase public awareness of the importance of human orga…
Shannon's Bridge Limited Shannon's Bridge Limited VIC ●●○ -We have held many community events to encourage people to talk about dying, death and grieving. Some of these events include guest speakers covering …
Roads to Rehab - Nepal Roads to Rehab - Nepal ACT ●○○ We engaged in fundraising to secure sufficient donations for our project partner organisation, Nepal Healthcare Development Foundation (NHEDF), so tha…
Coordinare Limited Coordinare Limited NSW ●●● We find innovative ways of building one coordinated and sustainable health system which ensures improved health outcomes, better consumer experiences,…
Western Queensland Primary Care Collaborative Limited Western Queensland Primary Care Collaborative Limited QLD ●●● To support a comprehensive and integrated primary health care system that delivers better health outcomes for the people of Western Queensland.…
The Abbie Basson Sarcoma Foundation Ltd. The Abbie Basson Sarcoma Foundation Ltd. WA ●●○ We provided significant funding towards sarcoma related research; continued to advocate, create awareness, education and understanding into symptoms a…
Canberra Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Limited Canberra Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Limited ACT ●○○ The Canberra Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (CORE) has been established to facilitate excellence in Orthopaedic care by focusing on two…
Tomaree Prostate Cancer Support Group Inc Tomaree Prostate Cancer Support Group Inc NSW ●○○ Support for prostate cancer patient & arrange transport for all cancer patients…
Dystonia Network of Australia Inc. Dystonia Network of Australia Inc. NSW ●○○ In order to fulfill our main aim to increase awareness of Dystonia, we have run educational seminars, posted sets of brochures to people with Dystonia…
Stanlake Cancer Centre Ltd Stanlake Cancer Centre Ltd VIC ●○○ We were able to assist in the facilitation of cancer services for approx. 159 new patients and many more existing patients through the specialist onco…
Shanthi Foundation Limited Shanthi Foundation Limited NSW ●○○ * Clean water for under privilege schools in the remote areas of Sri Lanka * Patient Family assistance for families where the primary provider is succ…
Helen's Hope Helen's Hope NSW ●○○ Volunteering at NSP hospital providing emotional support to carers and patients, Participating in 5k manly walk to raise awareness and donations for …
Health Consumers Action Group WA Inc Health Consumers Action Group WA Inc ●○○ We mentor and empower consumers and carers of the health system…
In Vivo Academy Limited In Vivo Academy Limited NSW ●○○ We provided health educational services to others including on-line educational services to health care professionals and the finalising of grant prog…
Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre Trust Fund Inc. Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre Trust Fund Inc. NSW ●●○ The AWRCC Trust Fund raises funds to support the Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre (AWRCC) to provide high quality cancer care and treatment to lo…
Meeting for Minds Pty Ltd Meeting for Minds Pty Ltd WA ●○○ In line with our charity's major purpose to involve people with lived experience of mental illness as partners in research into the brain and men…
Arrhythmia Alliance-Australia Ltd Arrhythmia Alliance-Australia Ltd NSW ●○○ Provision of resources to patients suffering from cardiac arrhythmias…
Angel Feather Foundation Inc Angel Feather Foundation Inc NSW ●○○ Our Charity continues to abide by our Charter and core remit to fulfil the necessitous needs of Child Patients and their immediate families so affecte…
The Perth Blood Institute Limited The Perth Blood Institute Limited WA ●●● The Perth Blood Institute: Conducts translational research into blood disorders including blood cancers, and bleeding and clotting disorders; Conducts…
Charlies Foundation for Research Ltd Charlies Foundation for Research Ltd WA ●●● All donations have allowed for more research initiatives and other important projects to be funded than ever before. With your help we have supported …
Global Medicine Ltd Global Medicine Ltd WA ●○○ By educating the healthcare providers about the correct techniques and methods to control pain by invasive and noninvasive methods, patients safety, c…
Primary and Community Care Services Limited Primary and Community Care Services Limited NSW ●●● Primary & Community Care Services (PCCS) is a non-government, not-for-profit organisation focused on driving positive outcomes in the health and welfa…
Centre For Community-Driven Research Centre For Community-Driven Research NSW ●○○ The Centre for Community-Driven Research (CCDR) is a non-profit organisation bringing much needed change to the way we think about community engagemen…
Rare Cancers Australia Ltd Rare Cancers Australia Ltd ●●● * The RCA Patient Care Team provides critical support to Australians living with a rare or less common cancer and assists them in navigating health se…
Orthopaedic Research Institute Of Queensland Limited Orthopaedic Research Institute Of Queensland Limited QLD ●●○ Continued research in the field of musculoskeletal disease to improve surgical outcomes for patients and provide medical education and training.…
Apollo Health Limited Apollo Health Limited WA ●●● As a Health Promotion Charity Apollo promotes the prevention or control of diseases in human beings by directing its activities towards the diagnosis…
Eastern Sydney Medicare Local Limited Eastern Sydney Medicare Local Limited NSW ●●● The primary purpose of ESML remained:To support the achievement of better individual and community outcomes across the spectrum of primary health care…
Wentworth Healthcare Limited Wentworth Healthcare Limited NSW ●●● We improve the health of our region by making it easier for patients to access the primary healthcare services they need, better linking local GPs, nu…
Rare Voices Australia Ltd Rare Voices Australia Ltd VIC ●●○ Rare Voices Australia (RVA) is the national peak organisation advocating for Australians living with rare disease. We provide a strong, common voice t…
East Timor Hearts Fund East Timor Hearts Fund VIC ●●○ East Timor Hearts Fund is Australias only medical NGO dedicated to providing life-saving heart surgery for young people from Timor-Leste (East Timor),…
Healthy North Coast Ltd Healthy North Coast Ltd NSW ●●● In July 2015, the Australian Government introduced Primary Health Networks (PHNs) with the key objectives of increasing the efficiency and effectivene…
Change for ME Inc. Change for ME Inc. QLD ●○○ As there is still much uncertainty surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of the conditions we support, information and awareness is a key focus. We …
SA Rural Health Network Limited SA Rural Health Network Limited SA ●●● The objectives of SARHN are to increase the efficiency & effectiveness of health services for patients and to improve coordination of care to ensure p…
Supercycle Incorporated Supercycle Incorporated ●○○ Organised and ran an endurance cycling event to raise funds for The Hospital Research Foundation Inc ABN 86 248 830 078 to provide accommodation facil…
Stop Ovarian Cancer Stop Ovarian Cancer NSW ●○○ SOC provides support services to patients with Ovarian Cancer. I also raises the profile of this disease and supports other charities and health group…
Australasian Cardiac Outcomes Registry Limited Australasian Cardiac Outcomes Registry Limited NSW ●●● ACOR collects data on cardiac procedures, primarily Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI). That data is used in the accreditation of hospita…
Prostate & Breast Cancer Foundation Ltd. Prostate & Breast Cancer Foundation Ltd. NSW ●●○ The Foundation provides a range of innovative support to both medical research and through the CanCare Navigation program, practical, one-to-one suppo…
Ibd Support Australia Ibd Support Australia NSW ●○○ Our online forum creates a community for access across Australia to provide social support for IBD (chronic illness) and a place to meet fellow patien…
ANZHNCS Research Foundation ANZHNCS Research Foundation NSW ●○○ By providing research grants within the field of head and neck oncology, the Foundation has helped the understanding of disease processes to improve o…
The Trustee For Amie St Clair Melanoma Trust The Trustee For Amie St Clair Melanoma Trust NSW ●○○ Support was provided from our Melanoma Care Nurse to patients and their carers.The trust also attends community events raising awareness of melanoma a…
The Trustee For Snowdome Foundation The Trustee For Snowdome Foundation VIC ●●● Snowdome's mission is to accelerate new treatments for Australians with blood cancer to help them live longer, better lives. Since 2010, Snowdome…
Cancer Prevention & Support Association Inc. Cancer Prevention & Support Association Inc. ●●○ We provide education and awareness information to the community through one-on-one interactions, and through the provision of printed information. We …
Health Consumers NSW Inc Health Consumers NSW Inc NSW ●●○ HCNSW worked with health services and health care consumers (patients and families) to promote the needs of health care consumers in NSW.…
Tomaree Breast Cancer Support Group Inc Tomaree Breast Cancer Support Group Inc NSW ●○○ * We provide transport to and from medical appointments * We provide house cleaning, lawn mowing where required * We provide Prosthesis, scarves, hat…
Doctors' Health Sa Limited Doctors' Health Sa Limited SA ●●○ Education and clinical service for Medical Students and Medical Practitioners. Increase the awareness of Healthy doctors results in healthier patients…
Ovcare National Cancer Centre Ovcare National Cancer Centre VIC ●○○