Every year 330 of our most vulnerable babies need our special care.

That’s 330 babies who get the best start in life thanks to the Waitākere Hospital Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) and we need to expand to keep meeting the needs of these families and our community. MORE »

7,000 brand new mums need the support of their loved ones.

Every year, 7,000 babies are born at our region’s hospitals – 4,000 at North Shore and 3,000 at Waitākere. Mums and babies have an average stay in hospital of 2 days, increasing to 3-4 days for women who have a caesarean section. MORE »

About Well

Well Foundation is the official charity of Waitematā DHB. Our mission is to advance healthcare for the people of North Shore, Rodney and West Auckland. With your support and in partnership with the Waitematā District Health Board we raise funds... MORE »

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Lockdown Lovelies special gift for Waitākere Hospital

The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well for two sisters from West Auckland who decided to use the fruits of their lockdown labour to make a positive difference for their local community hospital. MORE »

Waitākere Hospital Pond Beautification project

Well Foundation is partnering with Henderson Rotary Club, to help bring an important project to Waitākere Hospital that wouldn’t be possible otherwise. MORE »

A gift in Memory

For the D’Souza family, an unexpected trip to hospital in September 2018 with a tragic ending paved the way for support and generosity for the heroes who helped to support the family through a heart breaking experience. MORE »