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Festive fun run to raise funds for littlest patients

14 Nov 2017
The Toowoomba Hospital Foundation are calling on the local community to Santa-suit up and get in to the festive season for the inaugural Christmas Centre Run event. Read More

New device helps stroke patients

10 Nov 2017
Recovering stroke patients in the Toowoomba Hospital now have access to a special device which assists with the regaining of upper limb movement Read More

New technology assisting men’s health at Toowoomba Hospital

08 Nov 2017
Men’s health services at the Toowoomba Hospital for men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer have been given a boost thanks to a generous donation from the Mater Dei Primary School as a result of a golf day. Read More

New technology helping women in the region

19 Oct 2017
New technology is making a difference for women visiting the Gynaecology Unit at the Toowoomba Hospital thanks to a generous donation from the Garden City Zonta Club of Toowoomba. Read More

New research scholarship recipients announced

18 Oct 2017
Each year, Pure Land Learning College donates $120,000 towards local research projects by staff employed at the Toowoomba Hospital, Baillie Henderson Hospital or Mt Lofty Heights Nursing Home. Read More

Ultimate Christmas Day lunch returns for second year

17 Oct 2017
Toowoomba Hospital Foundation, in partnership with METRO Church Toowoomba, will host the ultimate Christmas Day luncheon for the second year in a row. Read More

My mum Sandra Binding

09 Oct 2017
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We recently caught up with Terri Binding-Bransdon who lost her mother earlier this year to Breast Cancer. Terri was heavily involved in hosting the recent S&T Glass and Toowoomba Fasteners Charity Golf Day which raised nearly $10,000 for our local Toowoomba BreastScreen service. Read More

‘Dylan’ the puppet to help sick kids

06 Oct 2017
A cutting-edge procedural puppet that can be used as a tool to educate nurses and comfort sick kids now calls the Toowoomba Hospital Paediatric Unit home. Read More

Local shoppers assist littlest patients in Emergency Department

27 Sep 2017
The Toowoomba Hospital Emergency Department now has increased capacity to treat neonatal babies thanks to generous support from local Toowoomba shoppers. Read More

Little dancers show big hearts

21 Sep 2017
Local dance company Dancing Stars have danced their way to making a $5,000 donation to assist the Child and Youth Mental Health Unit at the Toowoomba Hospital via the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation. Read More

Technology helps kids with Diabetes

14 Sep 2017
Local kids accessing services for Type 1 and 2 Diabetes are now benefitting from new technology at the Toowoomba Hospital. Read More

New sensory garden assisting dementia residents

12 Sep 2017
A new sensory garden at the Mt Lofty Heights Nursing Home is making life a little brighter for residents with dementia. Read More

Uniting for a good cause

05 Sep 2017
Toowoomba Hospital Foundation and United Petroleum are uniting to deliver fuel discounts to customers while also assisting the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation. Read More

Harvey Norman steps up to help local sick kids

31 Aug 2017
Harvey Norman Toowoomba continues to help put smiles on sick kids’ faces with their latest, very generous donation to the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation. Read More

Creating a Healthy Community: Break out your running shoes, spring has sprung!

30 Aug 2017
This month, our mate and Exercise Physiologist at The Fit Lab, Steve Roberts, gets us ready to start enjoying spring weather by getting outside and tying up our running shoes! Read More

Charity Rodeo celebrates tenth anniversary

29 Aug 2017
The best cowboys and barrel riders from around Australia are set to make their way to Murphy’s Creek for the annual Fossil Downs Bush Rodeo on Saturday, 2 September. Read More

THF funded equipment saves a life

23 Aug 2017
State-of-the-art equipment funded by the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation has saved a life. Read More

Creating A Healthy Community: Four ways to reduce stress

18 Jul 2017
This month, our mate and Exercise Physiologist at The Fit Lab, Steve Roberts, takes us through how to reduce your stress levels. Read More

Amazing Kate helps Cardiac Investigations Unit

11 Jul 2017
The Toowoomba Hospital Foundation has recently received an extra special donation which has allowed THF to purchase some life-saving equipment for the Cardiac Investigations Unit at the Toowoomba Hospital. Read More

Help us piece together our fundraising future

30 Jun 2017
The Toowoomba Hospital Foundation continues to get bigger and better each, and plays a key role in the Foundation maintaining and building relationships with the business and wider community. Read More

Creating a Healthy Community: The Commuter's Workout

29 Jun 2017
This month, our mate and resident fitness guru Steve Roberts from Taurus Trainer takes us through getting your workout done during the daily commute! Read More

JB’s returns, with a little help from their friends

27 Jun 2017
The Chapter III guys are at it again, preparing to bring the third JB’s Cabaret concert to Toowoomba. Read More

WIN // Tickets to Brisbane Broncos Vs Melbourne Storm game

23 Jun 2017
We have a package of 5 tickets to next weekend’s Brisbane Broncos Vs Melbourne Storm game at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane to giveaway. WANT TO WIN? Read More

Creating a Healthy Community: Warm up this Winter with 'Tabata'

02 Jun 2017
This month, our mate and resident fitness guru Steve Roberts from Taurus Trainer takes us through how to warm up with 'Tabata' this Winter! Read More

Help brighten the lives of sick kids in our community

01 Jun 2017
It's that time of year again when the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation teams up with our mates at Triple M for the Give Me 5 For Kids Appeal. Each year, the Appeal raises vital funds to help sick kids in Toowoomba. Read More

Meet Feena Enfantie

02 May 2017
Meet Feena Enfantie, Cardiac Scientist and the Toowoomba Hospital's Cardiac Investigations Unit. Read More

Creating a Healthy Community: How HIIT can help weight loss

28 Apr 2017
This month, our mate and resident fitness guru Steve Roberts from Taurus Trainer takes us through the benefits of High Intensity Interval Training. Read More

Mother’s Day High Tea to support local BreastScreen

26 Apr 2017
The Toowoomba Hospital Foundation is calling on the community of Toowoomba to treat someone special this upcoming Mother’s Day weekend and support local BreastScreen services. Read More

Meet Andrea Barber

20 Apr 2017
Meet Andrea Barber: Nurse Unit Manager at the Toowoomba Hospital's Regional Cancer Centre. Read More

New technology to assist mums-to-be thanks to Harvey Norman Toowoomba

18 Apr 2017
The Toowoomba Hospital birthing suite is home to two new machines which will assist the mobility of women in labour thanks to Harvey Norman Toowoomba. Read More

New technology helping BreastSreen patients

04 Apr 2017
Thanks to Fitzy's, BreastScreen Toowoomba is home to new cutting edge mammography software. Read More

Creating a Healthy Community:

29 Mar 2017
This month, our mate and resident fitness guru Steve Roberts from Taurus Trainer takes us through the importance of water in your fitness regime! Read More

Firies generosity helps Toowoomba Hospital emergency department

28 Mar 2017
Staff in the Toowoomba Hospital’s emergency department will be able to treat children in critical situations more efficiently thanks to a generous donation from the local firies. Read More

Zombies to take over Toowoomba streets this Saturday

21 Mar 2017
Zombies, survivors and slayers will gather at St Saviour’s Primary School this weekend to take part in an apocalyptic event raising funds for children’s health at the Toowoomba Hospital. Read More

Giving hearts a jump start

02 Mar 2017
Hearts at the Toowoomba Hospital will receive an extra ‘jump-start’ should they need it thanks to four new LIFEPAK Express defibrillators. Read More

Funding boosts anaesthetics department

21 Feb 2017
Toowoomba Hospital patients are now benefitting from a new state-of-the-art device which works to rapidly assess patients with bleeding issues and deliver faster treatment. Read More

Creating a Healthier Community: Get Fit in 7 or as little as 3 Minutes a day!

15 Feb 2017
Hear from our mate Steve Roberts about how as little as 7 minutes or as little as 3 Minutes a day make a difference to your fitness and health. Read More

Toowoomba Hospital receives amazing gift thanks to special little boy

02 Feb 2017
This is a story about a little boy that loved school and loved playing hide and seek. A little boy that loved everyone, and whom everyone loved. Read More

THF Monthly Round-Up

31 Jan 2017
Launching Legends at their Game, Zombie Walk and Women of Strength; it's been a big first month of 2017 for THF! Read More

Creating a Healthier Community: New Year, New You

20 Jan 2017
Our mate Steve from Taurus Trainer gives us some healthy tips to bring out the best YOU in 2017! Read More

Sicks kids receive special visitors

19 Jan 2017
Sparkles the Clown and Darling Downs showgirl put "sparkle" back into sick kids lives Read More

Inaugural Neighbourhood Christmas brings community together for Christmas

09 Jan 2017
Toowoomba's community spirit was on full display on Christmas Day as #TeamTHF kicked off our inaugural Toowoomba's Neighbourhood Christmas Luncheon. Read More

Toowoomba Hospital Foundation brings early Christmas to Cardiac Unit

15 Dec 2016
Christmas has come early for the Toowoomba Hospital’s Cardiac Investigations Unit with cardiac patients now able to benefit from life-saving cardiac investigation technology previously not available in Toowoomba. Read More

Frankie the Bear puts smiles on sick kids faces this Christmas

05 Dec 2016
Hundreds of Frankie the Bear’s have arrived to put smiles on sick kids faces in the Toowoomba Hospital’s paediatric ward. Read More

Another year of outstanding community generosity for the GM5FK Appeal

23 Nov 2016
The community of Toowoomba has once again shown an incredible amount of generosity, raising over $60,000 during the annual 4GR Give Me 5 For Kids appeal, held annually throughout the month of June. Read More

Jolliest fun run of the year to raise funds for kids’ health

07 Nov 2016
The jolliest fun run of the year will return to Toowoomba for the second time in 2016, with event organisers encouraging the community to join in the fun while spreading the spirit of Christmas to help Aussie kids in need. Read More

New Research Grant Recipients Announced

25 Oct 2016
THF in partnership with Pure Land Learning College were proud to announce the 2016 Research Scholarship Recipients this morning. Read More

Harvey Norman steps up again to help sick kids

19 Oct 2016
Harvey Norman has again contributed to putting smiles on sick kids’ faces with another generous donation to the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation. Read More

Fourth annual Golf Day to honour duo killed in crash

18 Oct 2016
There are many words that close friends and family of Steph Mylonas and Stacey Richter would use to describe the two girls. Read More

Toowoomba car community revving up to support kids in need

11 Oct 2016
The Toowoomba car community is revving up to support kids in need this Christmas and are calling upon the local community to rally their support. Read More

State-of-the-art TV and play equipment to put smiles on sick kids faces

10 Oct 2016
Every year on his birthday, Augustin donates through funds or equipment to various charities throughout Australia. Read More

THF to deliver the ultimate Christmas Day gift

18 Sep 2016
For the very first time this year, the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation, in partnership with METRO Church Toowoomba, will be providing a hearty two-course lunch on Christmas Day for individuals and families in the local community who otherwise may not have had the opportunity to celebrate the holiday. Read More

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