Our charity supports initiatives that help to improve the health and wellbeing of our patients, people and wider communities through compassionate and innovative healthcare, education and research.
Your donations and involvement in our charity help us to make an impact for the 13,500 staff and the 1.72million patient contacts that take place through the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust each year.
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS trusts in the UK and is rated ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
Our Charity supports a wide range of flagship specialist services across the Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI), the Freeman Hospital (FH) and in the community.
- Northern Centre for Cancer Care
- Great North Children’s Hospital
- Institute of Transplantation
- Renal Services Centre
- Cardiothoracic Centre (Heart and lung)
- Great North Trauma and Emergency Centre
- Newcastle Dental Hospital
- Newcastle Eye Centre
- Newcastle Urology
- Campus for Ageing and Vitality
- Newcastle Fertility Centre and Northern Genetics Service
With your help we want to ensure that every patient experiences the best possible outcome and the highest quality of care available, and that we can support ongoing developments in the services and departments across Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and in the community.
The charity is based in Peacock Hall at the Royal Victoria Infirmary which was originally opened on 11 July 1906 by King Edward VII.
The charity began supporting the local community and has grown over the years to support initiatives that benefit Newcastle Hospitals patients, staff and communities.
What we support
Newcastle Hospitals Charity funded over 400 projects in the financial year 2019-2020 ranging from a sensory room, to play equipment and decoration of children’s hospital areas, memory boxes, to complimentary therapy items and staff development and training.
Visit our Donate section to explore which donation route best suits you.
If you would like to fundraise for The Great North Children’s Hospital Foundation you can find lots of fun ideas for all the family on our fundraising factsheet. Contact our charity team for help and support on 0191 213 72 35 or nuth.donorrelationscharity.nhs.uk
Visit our online shop which offers a small, quality range of products including our Newcastle Hospitals Charity face coverings, Tree of Hope decorations (to hang at home), tote bags, GNCH Christmas cards and the recently launched Hatty the Hyena book all available for delivery. Every order will help us to support compassionate and innovative healthcare, education and research across our hospitals and in the community at The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust