Thank you for your generosity WA

See how your record Telethon donations are changing the lives of our kids.

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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Nurturing WA families and their miracle babies

The tender moments of holding, breastfeeding and bonding after delivery can become a missed chapter for parents of premature babies. And the journey doesn’t end when their baby is discharged from hospital, the emotional weight is often all-consuming for many parents.   Born 12 weeks early, baby Alecia spent the first 60 days of her life…

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