Keeping Families Close™

RMHC WA gives a family with a sick child what they need most — each other.

When a child is sick or injured it impacts the whole family. Ronald McDonald House Charities Western Australia plays a unique role in enabling, facilitating, and supporting family-centred care within the Western Australian child and adolescent health system.

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What We Do

We create, find and support programs that directly impact the health and wellbeing of children and their families.

Exterior of Ronald McDonald House Nedlands

Ronald McDonald Houses
Provide a ‘home away from home’ for families with hospitalised children.

Father and Son playing in the Ronald McDonald Family Room at Perth Children's Hospital

Ronald McDonald Family Rooms
A friendly place for families to rest and recharge in the hospital.

Ronald McDonald Learning Program tutor with child

Ronald McDonald Learning Program
To help children stay on top of their schooling needs.

Children playing in the outdoor play area at Ronald McDonald House Nedlands

Family Retreats
A comforting place for families to relax and reconnect.

Group of Nine Perth staff wearing silly socks on their hands

Community Fundraising
Western Australians helping Western Australians with sick kids.

Ride for Sick Kids WA photo

Providing opportunities to fundraise and connect to a great cause.


families supported at Ronald McDonald House Programs in Nedlands, Perth Children's Hospital and alternative accommodation.


nights of accommodation provided to Western Australian families


hours of tutoring sessions provided to students on the Ronald McDonald Learning Program WA


visits in Ronald McDonald Family Rooms across WA


nights of respite provided at Family Retreats in Busselton and Bunbury

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Acknowledgement of Country

Ronald McDonald House Charities WA proudly cares for families on Whadjuk Noongar Boodjar. We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of this land, the Noongar People and the Traditional Custodians, the Whadjuk People. We pay respects to the Elders past and present for they hold the memories, the traditions, the culture and hopes of Indigenous Australia.