When Armidale local, Miranda gave birth to Imogen 8 weeks early, she was flown to Newcastle and her family stayed at nearby Ronald McDonald House. They then spent 3 weeks at Tamworth House before finally taking their new baby home.
The Byrnes spent precious time together as a family at the Forster Family Retreat earlier this year. Having the whole family together with all the kids getting attention and having some fun made such a difference.
Three year old Jacob loves coming to the Ronald McDonald Family Room so much he kept asking his mum, Tara, to go back there. Mum doesn’t mind, as is gives her a place to relax and unwind.
Two year old Blake from Coffs Harbour is no stranger to hospitals. His family know first hand the importance of Ronald McDonald House after their recent stay.