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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!

Sleep Chairs

Posted by on Oct 15, 2019 in Current Projects, News Column | Comments Off on Sleep Chairs

Sleep Chairs

Over the past few years we’ve provided lots of ‘sleep chairs’ into the RBHSC. Although not medical equipment or items for children, we believe these chairs are absolutely fantastic for those adults staying by their child’s bedside. Some parents have spent months sleeping in an upright chair at the bedside. We’re so pleased to be able to bridge this gap and provided a little comfort in an already stressful time. Thank you for your continued support! #RBHSC#HelpingSickChildren ...

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Carrickfergus Golf Club

Posted by on Oct 15, 2019 in News Column | Comments Off on Carrickfergus Golf Club

Carrickfergus Golf Club

Huge thank you to Gwen, Diane & all the members of Carrickfergus Golf Club for their support  #RBHSC...

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Derrytresk Road Run 2019

Posted by on Oct 8, 2019 in News Column | Comments Off on Derrytresk Road Run 2019

Derrytresk Road Run 2019

Huge thank you to Derrytresk GAC and everyone who took part in the Derrytresk Road Run 2019  £1,612.00 raised for the #RBHSC!! #HelpingSickChildren   ...

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Olivia Patton Annual Fundraiser

Posted by on Oct 8, 2019 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Olivia Patton Annual Fundraiser

Olivia Patton Annual Fundraiser

This promises to be a fantastic evening! Please support the Patton Family & the...

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Kainos Derry

Posted by on Oct 8, 2019 in News Column | Comments Off on Kainos Derry

Kainos Derry

Thank you to this amazing bunch from Kainos Derry who climbed Errigal and raised £508.05 for the #RBHSC...

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Seafish, Seafood Week

Posted by on Oct 8, 2019 in News Column | Comments Off on Seafish, Seafood Week

Seafish, Seafood Week

Nigel collecting at St George’s Market on Sunday. Mano was doing a talk/guest appearance at the Seafish, Seafood Week  Thank you to all involved and for letting us...

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Casey Weir

Posted by on Oct 8, 2019 in News Column | Comments Off on Casey Weir

Casey Weir

Big thanks to Casey Weir & everyone at Barrington Rangers Supporters Club who raised £2,500.00 for the #RBHSC...

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WellFit Gym Carryduff

Posted by on Oct 8, 2019 in News Column | Comments Off on WellFit Gym Carryduff

WellFit Gym Carryduff

A huge huge thank you to Caron, Scott, Tom, Rose and all the members of WellFit Gym Carryduff who donated £2,160.00 to the #RBHSC! Raised via various charity events over the past few months...

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Funding Update

Posted by on Oct 1, 2019 in Current Projects, News Column | Comments Off on Funding Update

Funding Update

**FUNDING UPDATE** This is always one of our favourite posts! Last week our trustees met to approve this latest round of funding. Without you, this wouldn’t be possible! Theatres Recovery Sensory equipment, lighting, wall art etc to enhance the area. £4,000 Barbour Ward 8 Sleep chairs to augment the 4 trialled. £6,500 Barbour Ward Additional sensory equipment. £550 PICU Intubation Scope £9200 Play Department Sensory...

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Sammy Haveron

Posted by on Sep 24, 2019 in News Column | Comments Off on Sammy Haveron

Sammy Haveron

The amazing support in memory of Sammy Haveron continues! With Nigel visiting Wellington Rec to receive £1,420.00 for the #RBHSC. Huge thank you to everyone who supported their recent football tournament...

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