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Bereaved families came together to enjoy a special weekend in July at Very Special Kids in Malvern and Glen Osmond Farm in Woodend.... Read More


Categories: Family News

Children staying at Very Special Kids Hospice in the July school holidays enjoyed a range of activities including arts and crafts, musical performances and an excursion to a show.... Read More


Categories: Family News, Hospice News

Siblings of children with life-threatening conditions enjoyed a fun day activities and meeting new friends while becoming fully-fledged masters of their own magic.... Read More


Categories: Family News

It was a whirlwind of bouncing, dancing and painting at the Very Special Kids Hospice Mates on the Move weekend.The children kicked off the weekend with a messy art therapy session with the hospice Art Cabriolet therapist. The evening quickly ramped up to a dance party w... Read More


Categories: Hospice News

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Jun 2015

14 year old Imyjen Steele loves listening to music, riding the bus, and hanging out with her sister Auraria.At three months old Imyjen was diagnosed with Swartz Jampel Syndrome, a condition preventing her from walking, talking or moving her muscles, and requiring her to use a... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News

Very Special Kids Hospice in Malvern is a children’s hospice where families can access planned and emergency respite, as well as end-of-life care.It costs $7 million per year to operate Very Special Kids, and from April through June, Very Special Kids is fundraising to ens... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News

Melbourne Wholesale Market is helping us celebrate our 30th anniversary through a fundraising event called Market on the Move.On 1 August 2015 more than 500 forklifts will make the journey from the market\'s current home in West Melbourne to their new location in Epping, whil... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News

Very Special Kids was founded in 1984 by two families whose children had died from leukaemia. They recognised the need for other families going through a similar experience to receive support.Sister Margaret Noone became the organsation\'s first employee on June 17th 1985, 3... Read More


Categories: Very Special Kids News

Three mums supported by Very Special Kids were treated to a style session ahead of the Fashion Sale on Saturday 13 June.Lia Tan, Julie Odokeychuk and Juliet Mainwaring enjoyed a morning that was all about them with fashion blogger and stylist Jess Dempsey and GRACE Boutique. ... Read More


Categories: Fundraising News

May was a month of rest and relaxation for mums living in regional Victoria who attended a Very Special Kids Pamper Day.Women from Ballarat, Shepparton and Traralgon enjoyed massages and spa treatments, an excuse to focus on themselves, and a chance to meet other mums in a si... Read More


Categories: Family News