07/22/2015 05:12 EDT | Updated 07/22/2016 05:59 EDT

Barrie mother grateful after strangers stop her car from being towed from hospital

Her message garnered more than 100 comments from women who offered to stop by the parking meter to top it up.

"I live not too far from the hospital. Will head over now and top up the meter for you!" Rachel Banks added.

Nine hours at hospital

She says hundreds of mothers have asked for updates on Dominic's condition and offered parking passes for Goemans to use on her next trip to the hospital.

Goemans said she's inspired to return the favour to the women who helped her, and has promised to keep in touch and send photos of her son.