Welcome to the NORTH Foundation

The NORTH Foundation works in partnership with our hospitals and research units within the Northern Sydney Local Health District to raise much needed funds so they can continue to provide the best in patient care and drive research to find solutions to real-world health problems impacting our community.

What we do

The NORTH Foundation, through the power of collective giving, strives to connect patient care and community wellbeing with world-class medical research and excellence in education, infrastructure and equipment.

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How you can help the NORTH Foundation

How you can help

There are so many ways you can help the NORTH Foundation maintain and continue to provide the best in patient care and drive research to find solutions to the real-world health problems impacting our community.

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Donations make such a difference to patient care, staff, the facilities and research undertaken in the Northern Sydney Local Health District.

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News from NORTH

News
21 June 2022

A Parkinson’s disease clinic located in the community, for the community: How the Neurology Parkinson’s Disease Clinic at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital is helping to manage the disease in the district

In Australia, it is estimated that there are approximately 80,000 people living with Parkinson's disease, with one in five people being diagnosed before the age of 50.1  The causes of…
News
15 June 2022

A letter from Nan Burley, a 93-year-old cancer support volunteer at Royal North Shore Hospital

My name is Nan and I’m a cancer support volunteer at the wig library within the Northern Sydney Cancer Centre (NSCC) at Royal North Shore Hospital. I was diagnosed with…
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14 June 2022

Mark’s story – My surprising blood cancer diagnosis and why I’m now supporting the FACT Accreditation project

For 64 years, Mark Cohen took good care of his body. He played sport, went to the gym regularly, never smoked or drank alcohol and lived by the philosophy that…

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