The outpouring of appreciation for our treasured NHS has been one of the silver linings to emerge from the cloud of the Coronavirus pandemic. The weekly doorstep clap has been a moving gesture for all key workers and of course many have chosen to raise funds or make donations to their local hospitals.
Aside from the normal grief that families and friends feel with the loss of a loved one, during these extraordinary times with the Covid19 Pandemic, many will experience the added distress of not being able to be physically at a bed side or hold a loved one’s hand.
Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity have today launched a campaign to allow the people of Cornwall to buy a coffee for the NHS staff who will be coping in very challenging circumstances in the coming weeks.
Imagine being a parent of premature baby and not being able to be with them in hospital at all times. This is the reality for many parents whose baby could be on the Neonatal unit for weeks and sometimes months.