Charity funded dementia friendly garden shortlisted for national award

The Camomile Courtyard, here at East Surrey Hospital which was made possible thanks to your donations, and fantastic support from our local community has been shortlisted for a national award. East Surrey Hospital as a whole has also been shortlisted for Best Dementia Friendly Hospital. We are super proud of this achievement. The full press release about the nominations is … Read More

You ran Reigate – thank you!

team photo of our runners at Run Reigate 2019

On Sunday 15 September, we had a record breaking day, thanks to you, and everyone who made Run Reigate a fantastic event. We had our largest ever team running for SASH / East Surrey Hospital, with thirty seven of you hitting the streets of Surrey for us. We were lucky enough to have runners in each race, Half Marathon, 10k, … Read More

Local dad to climb Europe’s highest mountain for hospital charity

Local dad, Ashwini (Ash) Gopu will climb the highest mountain in Europe on Thursday 20 June 2019 to raise funds for SASH Charity, the charity for East Surrey Hospital, Redhill. Ash, a self-funded amateur mountaineer, will attempt to climb 18,510 feet to the summit of the highest mountain and one of the world’s deadliest on the European continent, Mount Elbrus … Read More

Local nursing assistant takes on 60th marathon ahead of 60th birthday

Kate is a nursing assistant here at East Surrey Hospital, and we think she is amazing. For a couple of years now Kate been taking on some incredible personal challenges, while also raising funds for SASH Charity. This weekend, Kate will take on her 60th (yes, sixtieth!) marathon or ultra marathon, walking over 100 kilometres, through the day and overnight, … Read More

Thank you – you did some more amazing stuff this morning.

We love showing you the difference which your donations make. Alongside our public fundraising campaigns, most recently the Camomile Courtyard, which is a wonderful new dementia friendly space you made possible, we also help staff across all areas of the Trust to get funding for their ideas, to help create great experiences for patients, families, and staff. Each month we … Read More

Thanks to our London Marathon runners

On Sunday 28 April, three intrepid runners took to the streets of London to run the 26.2 miles of the London Marathon for SASH Charity. We think this is an amazing, generous, and inspiring thing to do, so just wanted to say a public, thank you to Laurel, Mark and Ed, for the miles they put in, for modelling our … Read More

You did something lovely today. Thank you.

Sometimes small things can make a big difference to how it feels to be in hospital. Alongside major fundraising appeals (most recently for the Camomile Courtyard), your donations help enable a whole range of smaller things which make a difference for patients, staff, and visitors to the hospitals. We meet every month to review ideas submitted by staff (from any … Read More