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Your impact

Thanks to the generosity of Western Australians, this year Telethon will be financially supporting an incredible 136 children’s charities, beneficiaries and community organisations that are pivotal to advancing medical research and providing essential services, equipment and programs for sick and vulnerable children and their families all over Western Australia.

How you can help

Leeuwin lunch delivers a record $5.7m for Telethon

Standing in front of Perth’s business and community leaders, Rommel Niblett’s voice cracks as he opens up about his son’s birth. In the hours prior — as the exclusive Leeuwin Lunch tracked towards raising a record $5.7 million for Telethon — the crowd laughed and joked as they lapped up the speeches and generously made…

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Revolutionising rare disease diagnoses

From birth, Bayleigh has faced numerous health challenges: sudden episodes of not breathing, extreme fatigue, fragile bones that fracture easily, and a stature much smaller than her peers. Despite a long list of specialist appointments and a series of surgeries—brain, dental, eye, and hip— the 12-year-old is yet to find a diagnosis. “Bailey has had…

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Bridging the digital divide in remote Western Australia

In a world absorbed in technology, young people living in remote communities can often feel digitally isolated. In Ardyaloon, a remote Indigenous community in the northwest of WA, children have almost no digital access, hindering social and emotional wellness, making them vulnerable to poor mental health. The ‘Our World in Photos’ project, developed by Curtin…

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