Welcome to Hannah’s Foundation, Australia’s only Drowning prevention, awareness and family support services. We have three primary roles and functions for supporting families of any tragedy such as child drowning, ocean drownings, boating accidents, floods or other water tragedies in Australia. We also support those victims who have suffered non fatal drownings (near drownings) as well as attend Coronial Inquests. Our Primary Support is Peer Support Services
Since February 2008 Hannah’s Foundation has been registered charity in Queensland aiding public awareness to Pool and Water Safety. Fully endorsed by the Australian Taxation officer Hannah’s Foundation also provides Financial assistance to those families who suffered injury or loss to a loved one that was a water accident.
Over 789 families have sought support from Hannah’s Foundation and continually utilise the volunteers and services that provide Peer Support and obtain referrals to external professionals who attend to the many families requiring support after a tragedy.
Hannah’s Foundation prides its organisation on prompt services to families, financial support within 48 hours for Appeal account for expenses and also bursary amounts for funerals (if approved). Hannah’s Foundation is the only providing charity in Australia solidly supporting families with a 24 hour Family Peer Support line Free call 1800 426624.
If you require information about Water and Pool Safety, Drowning Prevention and Education programs, wish to seek support services for your family, sponsor or wish to donate we hope that our website is helpful to your enquiry. If you wish to contact the Foundation please phone (07) 5465 2000 and one of our volunteers will only be too glad to assist you. Thank you for supporting Water Safety in Australia.
Hannah’s Foundation is a Not for Profit Organisation registered in QLD with Sanction CP5154, is fully endorsed as a charitable institution and has Deductible Gift Recipient Status and is Tax Exempt. NSW registered sanction is CFN20927
Our ABN is 75 168 376 778. Any donations over $2 are fully tax deductible as of the 1st February 2008.
”Rebuilding lives after water tragedies”
“There is no cure for drowning only prevention”