Category: Charity

37 cyclists embrace the New Year and get ready to pedal to Paris

Added on January 15, 2020, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity have a team of over 30 cyclists ready to pedal into 2020 taking on the challenge of cycling 237 miles over 3 days from London to Paris.

The Den comes alive at RCHT

Added on December 24, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Life size cut outs of Peter Jones and Deborah Meadon are not what you would naturally expect to find at Royal Cornwall Hospital but they took to then stage alongside the Trust’s own panel of ‘dragons’ as the Trust hosted The Den @RCHT, the hospitals version of the hit BBC show.

The John Ellis Paediatric Simulation Fund – A legacy

Added on December 23, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Would you be happy getting on a plane where the stewards had just READ about how to open the emergency door and release the escape slide or would you prefer them to have actually PRACTICED the emergency routine?

iPad donations from the charity Finnsarmy delight young visitors to Clinical Imaging

Added on November 29, 2019, in Charity - Clinical Imaging

The Clinical Imaging Department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital were delighted to accept a donation of two new interactive iPads from the charity Finnsarmy.

London to Paris Fitness Challenge

Added on November 25, 2019, in Charity - Charity Fundraiser

Adrian Evans, Charge Nurse Med 2 WCH, was not allowed a bike as a child as it was deemed too dangerous by his mother. At age 17 he jumped on his first bike and now he is joining us for our London to Paris cycle.

Kay’s calendar – Enhancing Dementia care on Kerensa

Added on November 14, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

For patients with dementia, coming into hospital can be frightening and confusing. Being away from home comforts and a familiar routine can be distressing not just for the patient but also their family.

Supergirl Sawyer and Wonder Woman Wendy – ready for London to Paris 2020.

Added on November 1, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Wendy Sawyer, RCHT Charity’s ‘Come Dance with Us 2019’ competitor signed up to another RCHT Charity challenge just 3 months after the last one but this time alongside her wife Lisa.

A step in the right direction

Added on October 30, 2019, in Charity - Patient Experience / Volunteering & Friends

A step in the right direction – Friends of the Royal Cornwall Hospital donate new radiography lift platform to assist patient care

CITS Cycle For Children

Added on October 11, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

A Team of 8 from Cornwall IT Services (CITS) will be cycling from London to Paris September 2020 to fund raise for paediatric services at RCH.

Friends’ donation of rehabilitation chair provides state-of-the-art support for patients

Added on October 9, 2019, in Charity - Patient Experience / Volunteering & Friends

It was a day of gratitude on Phoenix Ward as Senior Physiotherapist Deborah Cock met with members of the Inner Wheel Club of Truro to receive delivery of a brand-new HydroTilt CareFlex rehabilitation chair.