Skip to main content

Here for you. Here for NQ.

We're Brighter Lives.  Brighter Lives is the official charity partner of the Townsville Hospital and Health Service. We’ve been committed to better health in our region for the last 30 years. Alongside our volunteers, who brighten the lives of patients every day, we support lifesaving public health services in Townsville and across our region by fundraising for vital equipment, essential training, critical research, and world-class facilities.

We are 100% local, whether it's $1 or $1,000, you'll know your donation stays here. 

Our Latest News

Backpacks for kids

Backpacks for kids

25 November 2021

These three gorgeous kids went shopping with their mum and dad to collect backpacks for children in need. Brighter Lives are assisting the Child P...

Read More

Funded // Sensory Room

Funded // Sensory Room

19 November 2021

On Thursday 18 November, Brighter Lives funded $26,000 for a sensory room in the Secure Unit Medical Ward 5. The sensory room will be used for p...

Read More

Care packs a wonderful distraction for patients and families

Care packs a wonderful distraction for patients and families

16 November 2021

Care Packs 4 Kids // A wonderful distraction for patients and families Over the past 18 months, Townsville Family Life’s Amanda Bell has been ...

Read More

Care Packs 4 Kids

Care Packs 4 Kids

5 November 2021

Nothing will prepare you for having to tell your children that you have cancer, but when kids are given a Care Pack 4 Kids it can help with a positive...

Read More

Position - Marketing and Engagement Coordinator

1 November 2021

We are looking for a Marketing and Engagement Coordinator  With our amazing team of volunteers, our cuddly mascot Bandi Bear and exciting fundrai...

Read More

Operation Care Bear bringing smiles to kids in hospital

Operation Care Bear bringing smiles to kids in hospital

28 October 2021

Coming to the hospital can be scary for our little ones, but thanks to 5th Aviation, there were smiles on the children’s faces today (27 October...

Read More

Mental Health Week at Kirwan Health Campus

Mental Health Week at Kirwan Health Campus

20 October 2021

Celebrating Mental Health Week // Kirwan Health Campus Thanks to our community Brighter Lives Townsville Hospital Foundation funded $1,500 to the...

Read More