Welcome to CHA

CHA is the peak body for hospitals providing healthcare for children & young people in  Australia and New Zealand. With more than 90 member services, CHA members provide care to over 350,000 children & young people each year, making us the largest children's health advocacy, networking & benchmarking organisation in Australia.

New Members

  • Wide Bay Hospital & Health Service, QLD is the local hospital network covering the south eastern region of Queensland, north of Brisbane.
  • Joondalup Health Campus, WA was established in June 1996 when the Western Australian Government appointed Health Care of Australia to operate the existing Wanneroo Hospital and transform it into a modern health care facility. The original Wanneroo Hospital opened in August 1980 with 85 beds. More than three decades on, the hospital has now evolved into the major sub-tertiary health care facility Joondalup Health Campus is today.
  • Murrumbidgee Local Health District, including Wagga Wagga and Griffith Hospitals. Wagga Wagga Rural Referral Hospital has just undergone a major redevelopment. Including a new child & adolescent unit. This video provides a fly through of the facility.