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‘Looking out for our neighbours’ is a West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership social marketing campaign that aims to prevent loneliness and its associated health risks by encouraging communities to look out for their neighbours people.
Graham Willis set up Pat’s People in memory of his late wife Patricia in 2010. It has raised over £39,000 to support research into cancer conditions of the liver at Leeds Teaching Hospitals, through the Leeds Cares-operated Rays of Hope Trust Fund.
Last year, 10 young people enrolled on the NCS (National Citizen Service) autumn programme decided to collaborate with Day One on their project. ‘Team Jackman’ met Day One peer support volunteers and the Day One Case Worker at the LGI to find out more about the needs of the Day One trauma support service.
In December 2018, Leeds Cares funded a new Clinical Research Fellow in the Neurosciences Department at the LGI. We spoke to Helen Ford, Clinical Neurologist on the Adult Neurology Ward about what this new appointment means for staff and patients.
A book that recounts the history of clinical specialties at Leeds Teaching Hospitals is now on sale via Leeds Cares – with all proceeds going to the charity.
Leeds Cares is the main fundraising partner for this major cycling event in September.
‘A History of the Clinical Specialties’ – book now on sale.
A book detailing a fascinating insight into the history of the clinical specialties in Leeds, with proceeds from sales going to Leeds Cares.