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Help older Australians in need before 30 June

Your donation to HammondCare’s Care Fund will provide critical assistance for the growing number of older people who are unable to cover out-of-pocket medical expenses and everyday essentials.

Groceries $60 can provide groceries for home care clients struggling to make ends meet.
Blankets $120 can supply blankets or new winter clothes for vulnerable clients.
Doctor $250 can cover out-of-pocket costs for specialist medical appointments.

You can make a difference

As an independent Christian charity, we are committed to improving the quality of life for people in need through our aged and health services, no matter their race, faith, or circumstances.

Many seriously ill and older Australians have care needs that aren’t covered by Government funding. This is why the HammondCare Foundation is dedicated to raising vital funds to enhance and provide high quality care for those who others can’t or won’t.

By donating, you help ensure that people in need receive the care and support they deserve.

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Support life-changing programs

The Care Fund

Your donation to HammondCare Foundation's Care Fund will provide critical assistance for the growing number of older people in need.

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The Dreams Project

Every dream brings to life a moment that inspires hope. With your help, we can make dreams come true for palliative care patients.

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Arts Engagement in Hospitals

Help renew purpose in people receiving rehabilitation, mental health care or palliative care through the joys of creativity.

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Choosing Home for End-of-Life Care

Most people prefer not to spend their last days in hospital. Help us make a wish to spend end-of-life at home come true.

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HammondCare Darlinghurst

Our Darlinghurst Home offers a safe and permanent home for older people with complex health needs who are experiencing homelessness.

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Foundation Impact Report

See the difference your support is making.

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Ways to donate

One-off Donations

You can make a one-off donation to any HammondCare service, location or program of your choosing. 

There are a few different donation methods available:

  • Donate over the phone by calling 1300 426 666
  • Email us at foundation@hammond.com.au
  • Send a direct deposit. Please email us for a receipt.

    Name: HammondCare Foundation

    BSB: 012 003

    Account: 8368 10011

  • Write a cheque or money order payable to the HammondCare Foundation, accompanied by your name, address and reason for donation. Please post it to the HammondCare Foundation at: Level 4, 207b Pacific Highway St Leonards NSW 2065.

Alternatively, you can donate online.

Regular Giving

Regular donations are the gifts that keep on giving to those in need. At HammondCare, we rely on the generosity of people to help us achieve our care goals, and provide vital support to those in the community who are most in need. You can ‘set and forget’ your regular donation, knowing that you’re making a difference.

In Memory Giving

Celebrate the life of a loved one in a meaningful and lasting way by giving a gift in their memory. 'In Memory' gifts help us to expand our care for others, undertake research and grow our services for those in need.

Many people choose to commemorate the life of a loved one by asking for a donation rather than flowers at the funeral service or memorial. Most funeral directors can assist with the collection of donations in lieu of flowers and we can supply envelopes specifically for this purpose.

Leave a Gift in Will

You can choose to leave a Gift in Will to HammondCare, as a way of supporting the essential work we do for those in need. By leaving a bequest to the HammondCare Foundation, your legacy will help us continue to champion improving the provision of quality care for older Australians for many generations.

If you’re considering leaving a Gift in Will, we would love to speak with you. We welcome the opportunity to get to know you and your unique story, and discuss the areas of our work you would like to support. Please call Nina Johnson from the Foundation Team on (02) 8280 8432 or send an email.

Fundraise your way

Put the 'fun' in fundraising by raising awareness within your local community, as an individual or group. Get creative with your fundraising initiative, and spread the word online.

To start a community fundraiser, you must apply for an 'Authority to Fundraise'. Read more on how to apply.

Heartfelt care where it’s needed most

Community generosity means we were able to positively impact hundreds of lives this year. These are the Foundation’s strategic pillars for supporting others in need:

Major projects

Everyone deserves to live life safe and well, which is why we support the development of Australia’s best care homes.

Cottage Respite

Life engagement initiatives

Our programs help imbue a sense of purpose, connection and well-being in patients and residents receiving our care.

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Palliative care innovation

Evidence-based quality care is made possible by innovations that support people with life-limiting illnesses.

Palliative Care

Care accessibility

For people experiencing homelessness or isolated in regional/remote Australia, they need our help to access care.

Personal Care

Research and scholarships

We lift standards of health and aged care globally, thanks to a commitment to ongoing learning and collaboration.

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Impact Report

Discover where and how donations from supporters are making a difference.

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