Donation from local company supports staff wellbeing

Ian Donley donating HydroMassage Chair to Trust

  A wellbeing space created for NHS staff in tribute to Captain Sir Tom Moore has received its latest donation – a specialist massage chair! Tees Valley Innovation (TVI) CEO donated a HydroMassage chair recently to the Rainbow Room at the University Hospital of North Tees, as recognition for the care staff have provided throughout […]

Donation from accountancy firm helps keep families connected

SGP Accountants donate to patient experience team

An accountancy firm has supported efforts to help patients stay in touch with their loved ones, with a donation towards purchasing iPads for virtual visits through the Linking Loved Ones programme. SGP Accountants Limited visited last week to hand over a generous £6,500 to the Trusts patient experience team, to use for purchasing equipment to […]

Staff and patients respond en masse to Christmas foodbank appeal

Staff from chemotherapy with some of their donations

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 […]