FNQ HOSPITAL FOUNDATION
FNQ Hospital Foundation is a Far North Queensland charity with Tax Deductible and Gift Recipient Status. Fundraising activities include (but are not limited to): charity and sporting events, commercial management of the Cairns Hospital Car Park, dcafe and Sea Breeze Cafe. All funds raised are directed to funding equipment over and above what is provided by Queensland Health.
Since the Foundation’s inception more than 20 years ago, it has contributed more than $15 million to improving health care in the Far North.
They support Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service, Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service, or in geographical terms - from Cardwell to the Torres Strait.
This area includes nine hospitals, two multi-purpose health services and 53 primary health centres and encompasses a population of about 270,000 people.
FNQ's hospital and health service primary care areas: womens, paediatric, indigenous, men's, cardiac, thoracic and mental health, orthopaedics, general, emergency and tropical medicine, cancer care, medical research, rural and remote, health education including preventative lifestyle strategies.
To learn more about what they do, visit https://www.fnqhf.org.au/