Fundraising

Patient thanks

Posted on in Fundraising, Hospitals

Grateful to the caring hospital staff who looked after her so well during treatment for breast cancer, Judy Warriner, 66, from Stockton, wanted to do something to thank them now treatment has finished and she is on the road to recovery.

Touching moment as patient weds in Holistic Centre

Posted on in Fundraising, Services, Staff, Support groups, The trust

In a beautiful ivory, embellished gown – kindly donated by Laura Day bridal wear at less than a day’s notice – Annalise, 45, who is a cancer patient on ward 14 at The James Cook University Hospital, dazzled.

Tears were shed as the Redcar couple made their vows in front of family, friends and the dedicated nurses and hospital staff who have cared for Annalise and supported her family.

Trinity Holistic Centre needs extra £2,200 for new beds

Posted on in Fundraising, Health improvement, Staff, Support groups

The Trinity Holstic Centre will need to find an additional £2,200 this year – to replace two beds that have broken down in the last week. More than 100 patients a month suffering from cancer and other long-term conditions could miss out on complementary therapies, after the two beds broke down within days.

Eye doctor joins fight against blindness in Angola

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An eye doctor from The James Cook University Hospital is jetting off to Africa to join the fight against blindness in rural Angola. Chrisjan Dees will spend a month treating patients and training much-needed doctors but ahead of his October flight he is hoping to raise £4,800 to enable him to buy three essential pieces of kit.