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Westfield Health

By |February 1st, 2017|

Westfield Health is a not for profit health insurance company formed almost a century ago.

Since 1919 we’ve been at the forefront of keeping hardworking people fit and healthy. We’re here for people at every stage of their life, with a range of award winning health cash plans and hospital treatment insurance that work as hard as […]

British Heart Foundation

By |February 1st, 2017|

 

We are the nation’s heart charity and the largest independent funder of cardiovascular research.Coronary heart disease is the UK’s single biggest killer, but we are leading the fight against it. Our pioneering research has helped to transform the lives of people living with heart and circulatory conditions.Our work has been central to the discoveries of vital […]

NHS Blood and Transplant

By |January 31st, 2017|

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) is a Special Health Authority, dedicated to saving and improving lives through the wide range of services we provide to the NHS. Our ambition is to be the best organisation of our type in the world. We achieved the 50% increase in deceased organ donation which helped transform more than […]

Anthony Nolan

By |January 31st, 2017|

Anthony Nolan saves the lives of people with blood cancer and blood disorders

Every day, we match incredible individuals willing to donate their blood stem cells or bone marrow to people with blood cancer and blood disorders who desperately need lifesaving transplants.

It all began in 1974. With her three-year-old son Anthony in urgent need of a […]

Organ Donor Register

By |January 31st, 2017|

As one of the three arms of NHSBT, ODTs key role is to ensure that organs donated for transplant are matched and allocated to patients in a fair and unbiased way. Matching, particularly in the case of kidneys, is so important that donation and allocation needs to be organised nationally. The larger the pool of […]

British Transplant Games finish with a flourish

By |August 10th, 2016|

01 August 2016

The Westfield Health British Transplant Games in Liverpool concluded with a spectacular day of track and field yesterday (Sunday 31 July).

The four-day event saw over 900 athletes, all of whom are either transplant recipients or live donors, take part in 30 sporting events. They ranged in age from 3 to 89, and every […]

Kidney Research

By |July 19th, 2016|

Kidney Research UK is the leading charity dedicated to research into kidney disease in the UK. We rely almost wholly on the generous donations of the UK public and we believe that everybody deserves a life free of kidney disease.

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Children’s Liver Disease Foundation

By |July 19th, 2016|

Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF) was formed in 1980 and is a unique national charity dedicated to taking action against the effects of all liver diseases of childhood.
Based in Birmingham, CLDF is:

a comprehensive information hub for healthcare professionals and the general public
a tailored support service for children, young people and young adults with […]

Kidneys for Life

By |July 19th, 2016|

Kidneys for Life raises money research into kidney disease, transplantation, dialysis and related disease affecting the kidney; direct patient amenities for renal and transplant patients not usually funded; supports education of the renal multi-disciplinary team and patients; support for conferences & workshops relating to kidney disease and the purchase of medical equipment.

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NewcastleGateshead hosts most successful Transplant Games ever!

By |August 26th, 2015|

Monday 03 August 2015

With more than 850 Transplant Athletes from across the UK and overseas competing, the Westfield Health British Transplant Games NewcastleGateshead 2015 (30 July -02 August), were officially the best Games ever, attracting 2500 spectators.

Graham Wylie, Chair of the Local Organising Committee for the Westfield Health British Transplant Games NewcastleGateshead 2015, said: “The NewcastleGateshead Games […]