About us

On average, two families per week in Australia will receive a Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) diagnosis for their child. 

 

We are dedicated to funding research, raising awareness, and helping families navigate their own CDH journey.  

 

Our organisation was founded in 1999 by CDH mum Danielle Kessner.

 

Our charity is led by volunteers, many of whom have been directly affected by CDH.

 

We are the only Australian charity supporting families affected by CDH.

 

Our Vision
Our Vision is for no family to face CDH alone. 

 

Our Mission
Our Mission is simple. We aim to improve the lives of those affected by CDH, advocate for affected families, raise awareness, and support research.

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HISTORY

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OUR AMBASSADORS

Our ambassadors are CDH survivors.

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BOARD, CONSTITUTION AND POLICIES

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ANNUAL REPORTS AND REGISTRATIONS

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