League of Friends has purchased a "Sensory Portaire"
for the Helston Community Hospital January 2014. This
is a piece of equipment that helps calm confused patients.
This equipment is portable and calms distressed patients
by playing music, displaying pictures, lights and movements
on the wall.
Teresa said it has made such a difference all the staff
have been impressed with the results.
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 £13939.54.
would like to say that all monies given to the League
of Friends at the Helston Community Hospital goes straight
into equipment for the Hospital and there are no
administration fees. So please remember we can
only continue to give the Hospital our support if you
continue to support us.
donations can be left at Reception at the Hospital or
sent to our Treasurer Sue Atkins c/o the Helston Community
Hospital, Helston TR13 8DR