Monday 27 July 2020
Leeds Teaching Hospitals launch patient and volunteer support fund
Leeds Teaching Hospitals has launched a support fund for patients, their relatives and volunteers who may be struggling financially due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The fund is intended to assist (but is not limited to):
Bereaved relatives facing immediate financial pressures until their personal financial affairs are sorted eg having weekly bills to meet and no immediate access to bank accounts
Wednesday 22 July 2020
Celebrating our nurses and midwives through the DAISY Foundation
Last week we saw four members of staff chosen as the winners of an international nurse and midwife scheme. We are proud to be partnered with the DAISY Foundation to...
Tuesday 7 July 2020
‘Belongings to Loved Ones’ launches in Leeds hospitals
Belongings to Loved Ones is a new initiative to help relatives get personal possessions to their loved ones in hospital and make their time as an inpatient easier and more...
Friday 20 March 2020
Leeds Cares launches urgent appeal to support NHS Hospitals
The unexpected arrival of coronavirus is placing continued pressure on our local NHS services in Leeds, following a difficult winter. As the official charity partner of Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds...
Tuesday 17 March 2020
Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)
The NHS in Leeds and Public Health England (PHE) are well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to protect patients, our community...
Monday 23 December 2019
Carer Dementia Training Workshops 2020
Are you caring for a family member or friend with dementia?
Carers Leeds is offering 4 free workshops to help carers find out more about:
• Understanding dementia
• Coping with unusual behaviours
Monday 18 November 2019
Dementia Information Roadshow
Come along to the Dementia Information Roadshow.
Learn about dementia, how to seek diagnosis and find support.
Hear from people with lived experience, health professionals and local services on Friday 6 December,...
Monday 18 February 2019
Cannula sleeves improve the patient experience
Thank you to Lynne and Heidi from Handmade for Dementia who have donated these fantastic cannula sleeves for our patients.
They will be used in our Emergency Departments and Older People's...
Tuesday 24 July 2018
Pyjama day to raise awareness of PJ paralysis
On Wednesday 25 July all staff at Leeds Teaching Hospitals have been invited to wear their nightwear to work to help promote the Sit up, Get dressed, Keep moving campaign....