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Mater Foundation delivers a tradition of care grounded in values of compassion, dignity for all, and quality.

Its philanthropic footprint extends to our tiniest and most vulnerable patients, contributing to:

  • life-saving equipment, research and support to more than 2,000 very ill and premature babies cared for at Mater’s Neonatal Critical Care Unit (NCCU) each year; 
  • Catherine’s House, a dedicated perinatal mental health service for mothers, babies and families; 
  • world-class cancer research, treatment and patient support; 
  • dedicated adolescence and young adulthood services; 
  • pioneering neuroscience, neurosurgery and expert support; 
  • extensive chronic health condition responses; and 
  • specialised healthcare and support services for vulnerable communities including First Nations Peoples and refugees.

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