29904

Latest news

All the latest news stories from The Children's Hospital Charity

Embrace ambulance team cycle for Team Theo...

Embrace ambulance team cycle for Team Theo

17 June 2014

Members of a pioneering ambulance team which saves hundreds of young lives each year have succesfully completed a special cycle challenge in a bid to raise much needed funds for their service as part of The Children’s Hospital Charity’s Team Theo campaign. Heading up the challenge was Neonatal and Paediatric Intensive Care Nurse Jamie Steele, who is part of the specialist Emb...
Read more

Jessica Ennis-Hill champions Team Theo...

Jessica Ennis-Hill champions Team Theo

16 June 2014

Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill is encouraging people to get active in support of The Children’s Hospital Charity, as she is revealed as the face of Team Theo. Team Theo is for anyone who takes part in an active challenge to raise funds for The Children’s Hospital Charity, Sheffield, from running, cycling and swimming to bungee jumping or skydiving as well as everything i...
Read more

Play specialist helps to Make it Better for patient...

Play specialist helps to Make it Better for patients at Sheffield Children’s Hospital

13 June 2014

Play specialist Kevin Hartsorn knows the benefits an extension at Sheffield Children’s Hospital will bring to patients and their families. Kevin, who has been a play specialist for 10 years, helping prepare children for procedures they face and rehabilitating them during and after their treatment. He said: “My role includes distraction work to help distract patients from ...
Read more

Kai join in for Make it Better Day fun! ...

Kai join in for Make it Better Day fun!

6 June 2014

Little Kai Diawne is planning to thank doctors and nurses who cared for him when he underwent serious brain surgery at our special hospital. Seven-year-old Kai was diagnosed with a Chiari Malformation when he was aged four. The condition, which meant lower parts of his brain had been pushed down towards his spinal chord, was detected by an MRI scan. Kai suffered problems with hi...
Read more

Charity thanks Theo's best friend for helping to Ma...

Charity thanks Theo's best friend for helping to Make it Better

3 June 2014

The Children’s Hospital Charity has recognised Julie Austin's outstanding contribution of her time and effort to the hospital, as Theo’s best friend! The 60-year-old from Fulwood, worked as an Infection Control Nurse at the Children’s Hospital, Sheffield and has ever since been a dedicated supporter of the charity helping to raise funds and awareness. Recently r...
Read more

Patron Katie Melua Donates Clothes To Raise Money F...

Patron Katie Melua Donates Clothes To Raise Money For Hospital Charity

22 May 2014

Songstress and our lovely patron Katie Melua is auctioning some of her pre owned high end designer items on HardlyEverWornIt.com, with all proceeds going to wards our Make it Better appeal. The singer, who is married to superbike champion and fellow patron James Toseland, will sell through the site – donating the profit to the Make it Better appeal which aims to raise £10 mil...
Read more