of the Helston Community Hospital,Lynda McHale, Andrew
Abbott from NHS Kernow, Steve Jenkin, Chief Executive
of Peninsula Community Care, Anne Russel, Chairman,
Dr Ken Whittle President. This was taken at our Annual
General Meeting in November 2013.
of this meeting are available by clicking on this link
Committee Members are weeding the Sensory Garden every
couple of months and this was taken at our October
Thank you to all the helpers!
year we have purchased the following for the hospital:-
2 Nimbus 3 Mattress and Pump, Trauma Stretcher (Couch/Trolly
MIU), Roof Blinds for Conservatory, 6 Soft Form Premier
Mattresses, Christmas monies for patients, 4 Flo-Tech
Contour Cushions, Maintenance of Aquarium in Outpatients'
Waiting Room, Replacement TV in Rooms 5, 6 & 18,
Sundry repairs to TVs, Plants and Bulbs for Sensory
Garden, Easter Eggs, Replacement light fitting for
Aquarium, replacement remote handset for TV totalling
of the League is to relieve patients and former patients of
the Helston Community Hospital who are sick, convalescent;
disabled, handicapped, infirm or in need of financial assistance
and, generally to support the charitable work of the Hospital.
The League supplements the service by providing facilities,
buildings and equipment which may be required for the treatment
of such patients.
works closely with the Primary Care Trust and the Matron and
Staff to make this one of the best Community Hospitals in
Cornwall. The League provided the "Jack Johns Suite"
which was built onto the hospital for the use of patients
families when they need to be with their "loved ones"
for long periods of time. It gives them the opportunity to
prepare a snack for themselves, shower and just relax for
an hour without leaving the hospital. The League is also providing
a Conservatory and Sensory
Garden at the request of the Matron
and Staff. (Click
on "Purchases" for more photos