Doncaster and Bassetlaw Birth Appeal

Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals is hoping to raise £100,000 for maternity services.

We need your support!

We are hoping to raise £100,000 to provide additional equipment and enhance the environments in the Trust’s maternity and neonatal units to give women, babies and their families in Doncaster and Bassetlaw the very best possible care.

What are we raising funds for?

We don’t currently have the furniture to allow partners or family members to rest during a longer labour or to stay with a new mum who needs extra support. This can add unnecessary worries to a significant, exciting life experience.

Funds from the appeal will help the Trust to provide items such as:

  • Reclining chairs for partners/ family members to stay with women who are in labour on our labour wards
  • Chair beds for partners/ family members to stay with women post birth who need extra support after a caesarean or induction
  • Updates to furniture, décor and blinds to help give both units a homely, calm and relaxing environment
  • Updates to décor and furniture in the family room, to support families during difficult times

How can you get involved?

Local residents and businesses wishing to support the appeal can contact the charity office on 01302 644244 or donating at www.justgiving.com/fundraising/DBTHBirthAppeal

Alternatively, you can do something extra special to raise funds for the appeal. Whether you run, swim or bake – do whatever it takes, just donate! It’s thanks to your kind efforts and commitment that help us to go above and beyond for the patients in our care.

If you need some fundraising inspiration, check out our suggestions to make it memorable, and above all, fun! Download our support pack including sponsor sheet, gift aid certificate and your own event poster.

How can I promote the appeal?

You can print the Doncaster and Bassetlaw Birth Appeal poster here and display it proudly in your place of work or community centre.

Alternatively, if you’re a whizz on social media you can save the below graphics and share them on your profile, showing your support for our worthwhile campaign!

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Have a further question?

Contact us on 01302 644244 or email dbth.charity@nhs.net


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