Recent News

Recent News

Grants During the pandemic, the activities of the Friends have largely been curtailed to making grants to individuals.  We have, however, had a constant stream of requests for grants for a variety of needs, particularly from service-users living in the community who frequently do not 

Our annual Christmas tradition at Fulbourn Hospital

Our annual Christmas tradition at Fulbourn Hospital

Through the outstanding commitment, tireless energy  and leadership of Suzanne Roy, with the support of the Council Chairman and Leader, the staff of South Cambridgeshire District Council were able under very difficult and different circumstances to maintain the longstanding tradition of their providing presents for 

Major transformation of springbank garden

Major transformation of springbank garden

As the pictures below testify, a donation from the Friends can make a huge difference to the environment experienced by patients. Karen Hogan, Springbank ward’s Occupational Therapist,  has recently updated her report on the progress with their sensory/mindfulness garden by sending us the following pictures: showing that 

Christmas gifts from South Cambridgeshire District Council to Fulbourn Hospital

Christmas gifts from South Cambridgeshire District Council to Fulbourn Hospital

2018 is the thirteenth year in a row that workers at South Cambridgeshire District Council have sent Christmas presents to the wards at Fulbourn. They will be received by approximately 55 patients at Fulbourn on the Denbigh, Willow, George Mackenzie and Mulberry wards. These gestures of