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Have you taken part in the Get Active Challenge? If so – thank you, and In the last two weeks of the challenge, we need your help. The challenge, organised by Run Series, the fantastic team behind Run Reigate, Run Gatwick and more, has brought together (not in person!) over 1,000 people to raise funds for the local hospitals during … Read More

Olive’s Appeal Passes £100,000!

We’ve had a sneak preview behind the scenes as the new unit takes shape. Here’s a quick update from Andrew at SASH Charity on how things are developing. Olives Appeal  In September 2019, inspired by Olive, who is now 4, but who was born more than 3 months early, we launched Olive’s Appeal, to invite our local community to help … Read More

Community rallies to support SASH NHS staff as they respond to coronavirus

A new rest area and wellbeing packs are being provided for Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust (SASH) staff thanks to fundraising from the local community. From running or cycling hundreds of kilometres to performing live lockdown DJ sets, the local community has rallied to raise over £50,000 to support NHS staff at East Surrey Hospital and the other SASH … Read More

Covid 19: New staff welfare appeal launched

In response to huge support from the local community, we have officially launched an appeal to help support the NHS staff who are going above and beyond in providing outstanding care for patients and local people, during the unprecedented challenges posed by coronavirus. Staff at East Surrey Hospital, Redhill, and across Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust (SASH) are (along … Read More

Community gets in the festive spirit to support Olive’s Appeal (East Surrey Hospital new neonatal unit)

Local people from Caterham to Crawley are getting into the festive spirit to raise money for East Surrey Hospital’s new neonatal intensive care unit. Individuals, groups and organisations across the community have embraced Olive’s Appeal – the campaign launched by SASH Charity earlier this year, with a series of festive fundraising activities springing up across the region. Olive’s appeal is … Read More

SASH scoops national award for best dementia friendly hospital

East Surrey Hospital has been named the best dementia-friendly hospital in England at the national Dementia Care Awards 2019. A range of improvements for people living with dementia have been made across the hospital in recent years. An ambitious dementia strategy has been developed which focuses on four key areas; patient engagement, the patient experience, training and the environment. This … Read More