Tiny Hearts Appeal launches signed Ronaldo shirt auction

Barnsley Hospital Charity’s Tiny Hearts Appeal is to benefit from a framed Ronaldo shirt, signed by the Real Madrid player which has been kindly donated by local businessman Derek Carpenter. The charity will be auctioning the item through Ebay which will go live for bids on Sunday 1 November. Although the current Neonatal Unit at […]

Outreach Centre’s Gift of Love to Barnsley Hospital’s Neonatal Unit

The Christian Outreach Centre, based at Darton, Barnsley attended the Neonatal Unit at Barnsley Hospital on Tuesday 13 October to donate gifts of love to the unit. Generous members of the outreach centre kindly helped Jane by donating brand new, unopened gifts of clothes, nappies, blankets and lots more for babies aged 0 to 3 […]

Barnsley Hospital holds Memorial Service to remember loved ones

      Chaplaincy representatives from Barnsley Hospital are holding a memorial service at St. Paul’s Church, Old Town, on Sunday 18 October at 2:00pm. The service will be held as a way of remembering all those who have passed away whilst at Barnsley Hospital over the past year. Everyone in the Barnsley area is […]

Barnsley Hospital’s Communication Toolbox wins Digital Award

Barnsley Hospital’s Assistive Technology team have won an award for their ‘Communication Toolbox’ app which they are developing to help people communicate when in intensive care (ITU) and unable to talk. The team won the award in the Digital Health category of the Medipex NHS Innovation Awards. The Assistive Technology team won against three other […]

Barnsley Hospital praised for Dementia Friendly Initiatives

      Barnsley Hospital’s Dementia Friendly work has been chosen as one of the top five in the sixth National Dementia Care awards in the Best Dementia Friendly Hospital category. Hospitals across the country were asked to submit applications about their dementia friendly initiatives and how they aim to create a dementia friendly hospital. […]

Barnsley Babies and Children to be remembered at Special Service

On Sunday 11 October Barnsley Hospital is holding a special memorial service for families who have lost a baby or child at any time during or after pregnancy. The service will be held in the hospital chapel from 2pm and is open to all family members and friends who wish to come together to remember. […]

Woman takes on Nidderdale Sprint Triathlon in aid of Barnsley’s babies

Barnsley Hospital Charity’s Tiny Hearts Appeal received a generous donation after a Yorkshire woman took part in the Nidderdale Sprint Triathlon on Saturday 12 September, raising in excess of £600 for the charity, which far exceeded her personal target of £200. Helen Apperley of Pateley Bridge in North Yorkshire took part in the challenge which […]