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Your help and support allows us to continue to help sick children. Take a look at some of the latest news and events to see what we’ve been up to at Helping Hand, and don’t forget to visit the ‘Ways To Help’ page to find out how you can get involved!

**Virtual & Live Stream Fundraising**

Posted by on Apr 1, 2020 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on **Virtual & Live Stream Fundraising**

**Virtual & Live Stream Fundraising**

**Virtual & Live Stream Fundraising** Over the past week, we have been exploring new ways of fundraising. Like many charities, our traditional fundraising has completely stopped for the time being. However, we really like the sound of Virtual or Live Stream Fundraising using platforms like Youtube, Facebook Live, Twitch, Zoom & Houseparty in association with our JustGiving page. An example idea is to have a ‘Pub Quiz’ via the Houseparty App. Prior to the event, you set up your JustGiving Page (Our link –...

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**Announcement**

Posted by on Mar 24, 2020 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on **Announcement**

**Announcement**

**Announcement** Good afternoon everyone, we just wanted to let you know that due to the outbreak of COVID-19, from today our office will not be manned. However, we want to assure you that we are still fully operational during office hours. Nigel can be contacted via mobile on 07484047982 and our office email is helpinghandrbhsc@btconnect.com. Our social media will be monitored too. We understand many of you had fundraising plans in place, which will now have to be postponed, in particular the dozens of you who have been training for the...

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Ballygowan Dance Group

Posted by on Mar 17, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Ballygowan Dance Group

Ballygowan Dance Group

Edna and Sam from the Ballygowan Dance Group presented a total of £6,000 to local charities. The money was raised by donations from the group’s loyal dancers who meet every Thursday night in the Community Hall and have an annual presentation night to help out local good causes. Many thanks to everyone for their support #RBHSC...

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Ashlea Walsh Family Fun Afternoon

Posted by on Mar 17, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Ashlea Walsh Family Fun Afternoon

Ashlea Walsh Family Fun Afternoon

A huge huge thank you to Ashlea Walsh and everyone who helped and supported her Details below from Ashlea herself! #RBHSC #HelpingSickChildren We held a Family fun afternoon at Glenmore Activity Centre, Lisburn on 29th February 20. We had a massive turn out of friends who came to support us.Sam managed to sleep the whole way through!!!! Activities included: A Bouncy Castle, soft play area, penalty shoot out, tattoos, nails and hair Stations, arts and crafts, Tombola, balloon modelling, face painting. Baby Sensory and Toddler Sense provided...

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Medical Support Services

Posted by on Mar 9, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Medical Support Services

Medical Support Services

Huge thank you to Medical Support Services, £533.30 for the #RBHSC 🙂 #HelpingSickChildren    

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In Memory of Joey English

Posted by on Mar 2, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on In Memory of Joey English

In Memory of Joey English

A huge thank you to Lauren, Jasmin and Forthill Integrated Nursery for the support in memory of Joey English. #RBHSC...

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Olympians Swim Group

Posted by on Mar 2, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Olympians Swim Group

Olympians Swim Group

Huge thank you to the Olympians Swim Group who have donated £100 to the #RBHSC 🙂...

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Easter Baskets 2020

Posted by on Feb 14, 2020 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Easter Baskets 2020

Easter Baskets 2020

Prep this week for the Easter Baskets 2020 Do you know someone who would like one? Great for staff rooms, pubs, cafes, hairdressers etc £1 per square, 120 spaces and we provide everything you need. Please email helpinghandrbhsc@connect.com or call 028 9027...

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Derrylee Community Group

Posted by on Feb 14, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Derrylee Community Group

Derrylee Community Group

Big thank you to the Derrylee Community Group who have donated £300 to the #RBHSC from their annual fundraising efforts...

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Mid Ulster Hospital, Medical Records

Posted by on Feb 4, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Mid Ulster Hospital, Medical Records

Mid Ulster Hospital, Medical Records

Mid Ulster Hospital, Medical Records team held a Christmas Jumper day in aid of the #RBHSC. They raised £440.00 🙂 Huge thank you to everyone for your...

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