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The Women's and Children's Hospital is located on the traditional lands for the Kaurna people, and we respect their spiritual relationship with their Country. We also acknowledge that the Kaurna people are the custodians of the Adelaide region, and that their cultural and heritage beliefs are still as important to the living Kaurna people today.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices and names of people who have passed away.


Wch at home news home
19 July 2022
A new ‘Hospital in the Home’ service is helping more children with less severe respiratory illnesses receive medical care from the comfort of their beds.
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Diabetes week 2022 home
13 July 2022
Six year old James was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes in December 2021. His mum, Annika, tells how a post on the WCHN Facebook page helped her to realise her son might be one of the 10,000 children in Australia living with this condition.
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Security farewell
4 July 2022
As part of a progressive plan towards safely ‘Living With COVID’, the Women’s and Children’s Hospital is bidding farewell to the security concierge staff who have conducted over 1.2 million visitor health screenings since the start of the pandemic.
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Reconciliation Week 2022 feature
24 May 2022
The National Reconciliation Week 2022 theme, “Be Brave. Make Change.” is a challenge to all Australians — individuals, families, communities, organisations and government—to Be Brave and tackle the unfinished business of reconciliation.
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Int midwives day 2022 news home
5 May 2022
To celebrate the International Day of the Midwife, we introduce you to Steph who has been a midwife for 15 years and works at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital.
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Cedar Health Service news home
29 Apr 2022
The Women’s and Children’s Health Network (WCHN) has strengthened its response to domestic and family violence with the launch of Cedar Health Service: Inclusive Domestic and Family Violence Healthcare.
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