About KIN

Together we can make a difference…

The Kids In Need Association (KIN) is a Gold Coast based charity that supports children with disability and serious illness in the South East Queensland and Northern NSW regions.

Established in 1982, KIN is run by a small group of volunteers who raise funds through sponsorship and fundraising. We do not have a head office and  therefore have minimal overheads. This means that all the funds we raise can go towards making life easier for many children and their families. KIN has been a very successful and much needed organisation in our local community.

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Requests are made to us by supporting letters from therapists, medical practitioners, and specialist professionals for such items as:

  • Rehabilitation equipment Orthotics Ongoing medical costs for specialised treatment.
  • Therapeutic and medical equipment to enhance the quality of the child’s life.
  • Adaptive & specialised equipment Special dietary supplements Sensory Equipment

We rely on donations, memberships and sponsorships

  • We do not receive any government funding.
  • All donations $2 and over are tax deductible.
  • Membership costs $10 per year.

100% of money donated is guaranteed to be used on the continual support of the children. We have gained a reputation for reliability, generosity and a prompt response with a minimum of fuss that is greatly valued by families and service providers throughout the Gold Coast and Northern NSW.

Download the KIN Membership Form

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