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Wishlist turns 20

Wishlist celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday with cake, volunteers, doctors and nurses at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital. Wishlist CEO Lisa Rowe said the milestone was only thanks to the incredible Sunshine Coast community who have supported the local charity for the past two decades. “Thanks to the incredible community of which we serve, and…

SENSORY APRONS AND SLEEVES TO FOLLOW SUCCESS OF CUSHIONS

For a Dementia or Alzheimer’s sufferer, each day can be confusing and distressing. Patients can often feel anxious and confused and are unable to have any control over it. This is why Wishlist arranged for ‘sensory cushions’ to be donated to the Cognitive Assessment and Management Unit (CAMU) at Nambour Hospital. After proving to be…

Coastline BMW Sunshine Coast Summer Racing Carnival Gala Ball

The prestigious Coastline BMW Sunshine Coast Summer Racing Carnival Gala Ball was held on Friday night at the Caloundra Events Centre. On behalf of the Wishlist team, we would like to thank everyone who attended and supported the event. Through the raffle and auctions, a total of $76,900 was raised towards a C-Mac Video Laryngoscopy…

Wishlist Corporate DVD released

Wishlist today released their new Corporate DVD to help supporters gain a better understanding of the wide range of areas Wishlist supports.  Whether it be providing new and upgraded equipment, training for staff of the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service, support programs like SCKoping and Diabetes Camps or making a substantial investment in research…

CHRISTMAS COMES EARLY TO CHILD DEVELOPMENT SERVICES

For six-year-olds, each day is an exciting journey of new things to learn at home and at school. For six-year-old Jade* and many children alike, simple learning experiences can be challenging and frustrating as they deal with Autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Motor Disorders or behaviour and learning difficulties. With the help of the Child…

JARROD BLEIJIE LENDS A HAND GIFT WRAPPING

The gift wrapping at Kawana shoppingworld has officially begun and day two saw Member for Kawana Jarrod Bleijie, lend a hand at wrapping presents. The gift wrapping station will be open all business hours until Christmas Eve and a gold coin donation is encouraged to have your presents beautifully wrapped by the wonderful Wishlist volunteers.…

Volunteers needed this Christmas

Are you keen to make a difference this Christmas?  Do you have a few spare hours in the month of December where you can join a fun, friendly team at Kawana Shopping World and help us gift wrap presents? We would love to hear from anyone who can volunteer some time from the 1st of…