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Award-winning home builder, Henley Homes, has helped Very Special Kids build a better quality of life for seriously-ill children and their families with the sale of a double-story family home.    Located in Bonnie Brook in Melbourne’s outer west, the Very Special Kids char... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News, Very Special Kids News

The Youth Advisory Group (YAG) is a new initiative that provides very special siblings between the ages of 14 to 25 a platform to be heard. The group is made up of nine enthusiastic, motivated, and inspiring young adult and adolescent siblings eager to express their thoughts and ... Read More


Categories: Family News

On Thursday 3 November, we held a very special Oaks Day Lunch!  Everyone was dressed to the nines, adorning their favourite fascinator and frock as we raised vital funds for Very Special Kids’ holistic children’s palliative care services.   We are thrilled to ann... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News, Very Special Kids News

The Christmas season is fast approaching, are you feeling festive? If you are starting to string up your decorations, and would like to make your festive light display very special by fundraising for Very Special Kids, we want to hear from you! With your support, Very Speci... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News, Very Special Kids News

The Youth Advisory Group (YAG) is a new initiative that provides very special siblings between the ages of 14 to 25 a platform to be heard. The group is made up of nine enthusiastic, motivated, and inspiring young adult and adolescent siblings eager to express their thoughts and ... Read More


Categories: Family News

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Oct 2022

Written by Pauline Hammond, Family Support Practitioner No one understands the experience of life-limiting illness better than the very special children we support. Pauline Hammond, one of our family support practitioners, shares a conversation she had with a Very Special Kids... Read More


Categories: Family News

The Youth Advisory Group (YAG) is a new initiative that provides very special siblings between the ages of 14 to 25 a platform to be heard. The group is made up of nine enthusiastic, motivated, and inspiring young adult and adolescent siblings eager to express their thoughts and ... Read More


Categories: Family News

Championing the voices of children and young people has been a passion of Meg Chin’s since she began her role with Very Special Kids 11 years ago.  Meg has been fundamental in the development of our new Rights of the Child Working Group and has been a key voice at symposiu... Read More


Categories: Family News

The Youth Advisory Group (YAG) is a new initiative that provides very special siblings between the ages of 14 to 25 a platform to be heard. The group is made up of nine enthusiastic, motivated, and inspiring young adult and adolescent siblings eager to express their thoughts and ... Read More


Categories: Family News, Very Special Kids News

On Friday 12 August, we held our annual Footy Fever Debate! An afternoon full of football antics, fiery debate and heartfelt words on Very Special Kids vital children’s palliative care services.    With generous support from our community, we have raised an amazing $190... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News, Very Special Kids News