Get Involved

There are many ways that our staff, members of the community and organisations can support Northern NSW Local Health District. You may wish to fundraise for a specific facility or service, donate funds or items, or join our volunteer team or become involved in our community engagement activities.

Community Engagement

We work closely with our community to improve health services by involving community members in working groups, advisory panels and feedback opportunities. There are many ways you can help us improve our health services and the health outcomes of our local community. Find out more at Community Engagement.

Donating to Northern NSW Local Health District

We gratefully accept donations and bequeaths, as these enable us to continue improving the experience for patients in our care, as well as providing specialised equipment for our hospitals and health services.

You can choose to donate to a particular hospital or facility, or specify a unit or service within one our hospitals which you’d like to donate to. Your donation will be held in a trust account under the facility or service you nominate. Please include any specific instructions when you complete the donation form.

Donations over $2.00 are tax deductible. A tax receipt will be emailed or mailed to the address that you provide.

Please click on the appropriate payment method to find out how to complete your donation:

Credit Card

Direct Deposit

Cheque

Fundraising for Northern NSW Local Health District

We gladly welcome any fundraising by community groups or individuals. You can choose to fundraise for a specific facility or service, or for our Local Health District generally.

If you’d like to fundraise for equipment or patient items, please get in touch with your local facility who can work with you to decide what items are most needed.

You can also fundraise in conjunction with your local United Hospital Auxiliary or local charity, Our Kids.

All staff and individual community members or groups fundraising for Northern NSW Local Health District are bound by the NSW Health Fundraising Policy.

Volunteering

Volunteering your time or expertise is a great way to contribute to our hospitals and help improve the experience of patients in our care. To find out how you can volunteer at your local facility, email NNSWLHD-engagement@health.nsw.gov.au.