About Us

The Jack & Jill Children's Foundation must raise over €4 million every year to fund its unique home nursing care and respite service, which is provided to over 370 sick childern, from birth to six years of age, around the country.

The service mobilises a crew of community nurses and carers, operates seven days a week, and has no waiting list. Over 2,500 families have been supported by the Foundation since it was established in 1997, with the Foundation funding and supporting 94,106 home nursing hours to the children under its wing in 2020, in addition to hands-on case management and emotional support through phone contact during the pandemic, from its specialist children's liaison nurses.