Staff and patients respond en masse to Christmas foodbank appeal

Staff from chemotherapy display all the kind donations they have received on behalf of the foodbank appeal

NHS staff and patients have responded en masse to an appeal to help members of its community in such trying times. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has been collecting goods for the local foodbanks this festive season. The organisation has been appealing to staff to think about individuals and families in urgent need […]

Giving something back this Christmas

Some of the donated christmas trimmings donated are stuffing, tinned beed, peas, potatoes and vegerables

The overwhelming goodwill and the generous outpouring of gifts and treats we have enjoyed are being repaid by a special Christmas appeal. Staff at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Hospital Foundation Trust are being encouraged to donate food, sweet treats, toiletries and toys to local foodbanks to help struggling families enjoy Christmas. Throughout the COVID-19 […]

Leg break leads to donation

Lucy Bettley and Mihaela McDonald hold cheque donation and basket of goodies outside of North Tees Hospital

Massive ‘thank you’ to Lucy Bettley for the very kind donation of £300 and sweet treats for our orthopaedic outpatients team. Sponsored by friends and family Lucy, 13, from Ingleby Barwick, ran around her garden for two and half hour every night, until a fall resulted in a fractured right leg! Treated by our orthopaedic […]

Lung cancer team pull together to raise funds after charity ball impact

Amanda McNeany sat on her sofa at home, waves at the camera

A lung cancer nurse has helped raise more than £5,000 for cancer care – after overcoming the challenge of the team’s annual charity ball being cancelled. Every year the Macmillan lung cancer service at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust hold an event and donate all of the proceeds to cancer treatment. Around £60,000 […]

The colour of (donated) money

Cueing Up John Easby, chair of the Tuesday Night Pool League, Steph Gale, clinical coordinator for critical care, and Paul Wilson

A local pool league has ‘broke off’ with tradition and made a generous donation to North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust’s intensive care unit. The Stockton-based Tuesday Night Pool League consists of 36 pub and pool club teams, playing weekly home and away 8-ball pool matches. As the COVID-19 pandemic has prevented completion of […]

Accident and Emergency services boosted by local football team donation

A local football club have visited the Trusts Accident and Emergency department to show appreciation for all key workers, with their amazing fundraising efforts. Two members from Yarm and Eaglescliffe FC visited the service this month, to show gratitude and present the Trust with a cheque for £1300. Police Constable Sam Clennett of North Yorkshire […]

Charity ball continues to raise thousands for cancer care

Macmillan lung cancer ball raises a staggering £9,383

The trust’s Macmillan lung cancer charity ball has helped raise tens of thousands of pounds over the last few years.   And that grand total continues to rise, thanks to another successful event recently – helping raise more than £9,000.   That puts the total at nearly £60,000 since it was first set up.   […]

Tesco toy donation gets appeal underway

Tesco donates toys to latest appeal

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has received a welcome kick-start to its Christmas toy appeal with a donation of toys from Tesco. The Trust is taking part in Cash for Kids’ Mission Christmas toy appeal, collecting new, boxed toys to be donated to local children who otherwise might be without a gift this […]

Call to support lung cancer ball fundraiser

Staff enjoying masquerade ball in aid of fundraising for lung cancer

Every year the trust’s lung cancer nurses organise a charity ball to raise money for the service – and they are calling on your support again this time! Whether you’re staff, a patient or someone who wants to support a very worthy cause – you are all invited! Over the last four years the team […]