About Mater Little Miracles
Every year more than 2,000 very ill and premature babies receive round-the-clock specialist care from the team in Mater Mothers' Neonatal Critical Care Unit.
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Meet the families you're helping
Baby Saylor was born with a tumour on her spine and spent 77 days in Mater Mothers’ Neonatal Critical Care Unit. Thanks to the kindness of people like you, Saylor had access to state-of-the-art equipment like ventilators and resuscitators that helped keep her alive.
During a 20-week pregnancy scan at her hometown of Yeppoon, Carla and her partner Mick received the overwhelming news that their developing baby had severe spina bifida—a condition that occurs when the spinal cord fails to develop properly.