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Little Wings

Little Wings is a not-for-profit children's charity that provides free ongoing flight and ground transport to children and young people with chronic and complex conditions who require treatment at John Hunter Children's Hospital.

Patients being treated at John Hunter Children's Hospital fly to and out of Maitland Airport.

An eligibility criteria for patient transport does apply, which can be found in the information below.

You can learn more about the organisation by visiting the Little Wings website.

Health professionals pack, patient information and flight request

Little Wings information and flight request

Prior to making a flight request for a patient and their family, please ensure you read the Health Professionals Pack to ensure the family is eligible for a request.

If you are unsure after reading the information, please contact the Little Wings Flight Coordinator on 0439 684 642, or email flights@littlewings.org.au.

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