Sebastian was diagnosed with Incomplete AVSD when he was just a newborn and has spent countless days in the paediatric ward at Mount Druitt Hospital. His mum, Adriana, is always by his side.
This year, the Better Foundation funded new clinical rooms and resting spaces for parents and children who are facing the toughest battles.
This is who you are supporting. This is why the Better Foundation exists – to provide high quality healthcare to families when they need it most.
“He went from a man who was agitated and acting out to relieve his stress, to a man who was dancing around the unit.” Katie Conciatore, Sean’s Daughter
Aged 78, John O’Malley (who likes to go by the name “Sean”) is a huge fan of Elvis; he is suffering from advanced dementia. Last year, Blacktown Hospital was one of the first hospitals across NSW to launch the ‘Music 4 Health’ program with the support of the Better Foundation.
Jack has a range of health problems which mean that even a cold virus can make his body so weak it could lead to palliative situation. He is also vision impaired so he can’t see who is around him, but he knows that his mum, and the doctors and nurses are always there to comfort and support him. Your support helps us deliver the best care to beautiful little souls like Jack.