Fundraiser for family of drowned Adelaide nine-year-old Archer

A distraught mother discovers that her ‘gorgeous,’ little boy drowned under the bathtub. This is ‘Every parent’s worst nightmare’

  • Archer, nine years old, was found unresponsive in a bath tub after a medical episode. 
  • Family friends Keely has started a GoFundMe for Archer’s mum, Hayley Madigan
  • She Ms. Madigan is experiencing ‘every parent’s worst nightmare’, wrote the writer. 

After her nine-year old son, who is ‘gorgeous’, suffered a medical episode while bathing, a distraught mother is living through the ‘every parent’s worst nightmare.

Ambulance crews rushed to an east Adelaide home in Banksia Park on Monday night after Archer, nine, was found unresponsive in the bath after a suspected drowning.

Hayley Madigan, a friend of his mother’s heartbroken father, started a charitable organization. GoFundMe Thursday, to support Archer and Harrison’s older brother, Harrison, who is 12 years old, in their grief.

She Archer had suffered a medical episode’ while in his tub. 

Archer (above), was found unresponsive in his bath at his east Adelaide residence on Monday night 

‘As you can imagine this is any parent’s worst nightmare,’ family friend Keely Lyons wrote.  

“A parent cannot plan for the death of a child. I can’t even imagine the pain she is going through. 

‘I ask for donations to support this loving mother with funeral expenses, bathroom renovations and expenses over the next few month.

“I don’t want them to have any other concerns than healing at this point.”

Ms Lyons stated that little Archer was a beautiful boy and that his tragic death will have a lasting impact on his family.

After the drowning of a nine year-old in the Waikerie Swimming pool on Saturday, Archer’s is now the second child to drown in Adelaide. 

A Gofundme To Help Archer'S Mother Hayley Has Raised More Than $6,000 Since It Was Started On Monday (Pictured, Archer And Mother Hayley)

A GoFundMe campaign to support Archer’s mother Hayley raised more than $6,000 since Monday (pictured: Archer and Hayley).

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