About Us

The Jack & Jill Children's Foundation must raise over €3.5 million every year to fund its unique home nursing care and respite service, which is provided to over 360 sick childern, from birth to five years of age, around the country.

The services mobilises a crew of community nurses and carers, operates seven days a week, and has no waiting list. Over 2,400 families have been supported by the Foundation since it was established in 1997, with the Foundation funding and supporting 123,053 home nursing hours to the children under its wing in 2019, in addition to hands-on case management from its specialist children's liaison nurses.