RCHT Charity

Reducing ‘baby miles’ with additional equipment

Added on December 10, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Funding from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity funds have enabled the purchase of equipment for use by community midwives all over the county which removes the need for many families and their newly born babies to travel over 50 miles to hospital for a jaundice check. Of the three purchased, one went to the West team, […]

Hospital Choir to give the gift of music to end of life patients

Added on December 6, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Royal Cornwall Hospital Choir know just how much comfort music can bring and now they want to give the gift of music to patients approaching end of life and their families at Royal Cornwall Hospital. The choir have released a CD of their most popular songs to raise funds through Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity in […]

Opening of Second Radial Lounge – improving patient experience and reducing cancellations.

Added on November 15, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

This week marks the opening of the second radial lounge at Royal Cornwall Hospital with the first lounge having a significant impact on the experience of Cardiology patients as well as reducing cancellations and delays. The opening of a second lounge has been made possible through the use of charitable funds.

Hospital Charities Give Emergency Support

Added on November 13, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Trauma patients at Royal Cornwall Hospital will now be able to receive warm blood transfusions on the move thanks to funding from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity and the Friends of the Royal Cornwall Hospital.

The Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust Butterfly Scheme and Rainbow Days

Added on November 13, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Getting it right for end of life patients in our care

Second Chance for Cancer Research in Cornwall

Added on September 20, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Donating unwanted items to Long Rock’s new charity shop can help cancer research projects right here in Cornwall.

£70 Challenge a run-away success

Added on September 19, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Over £42,000 has been raised by the eight teams taking part in the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity £70 Challenge which ran for 70 days ending on Thursday 13th September.

Nationwide Community Grant for The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal

Added on September 18, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal have been awarded a Community Grant from Nationwide Building Society for £4628. The funds have been pledged to enable the purchase of additional equipment for both the maternity and neonatal departments.

Vic Inn teams plans mammoth charity day for Cornish Heart Unit Fund

Added on September 5, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Nigel Stafford tells the story behind the event and his continued support of the Cornish Heart Unit Fund, part of Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity.

Return of Hospital Fete Receives Great Support

Added on August 23, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

This Sunday saw the return of the much-loved St Michael’s Hospital Fete and much to the delight of the local community, staff and volunteers the event is set to become an annual event after being hailed a great success.