Events

Balnabroich Open Day: Hog Roast

8 September, 2017 - 19:00

Balnabroich Farm, Strathardle, PH10 7NW Blairgowrie

In support of PATCH: The Balnabroich Open Day starts with a hog roast.

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Balnabroich Open Day: Charity Highland Cattle Show

9 September, 2017 - 09:30

Balnabroich Farm, Strathardle, PH10 7NW Blairgowrie

In support of PATCH: A show of pedigree Highland Cattle, guided countryside tours, a three-course dinner, charity auction, ceilidh, …and more.

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About Patch

PATCH is the first charity specifically to support 24/7 specialist palliative care for patients in hospital.

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News

Nurse working in the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh graduates with a certificate in palliative care

16 August, 2017

Carol Ann Smith, who works in an acute surgical ward in the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, recently graduated with a certificate in palliative care. The funding for her course, which is organized by St Columba’s Hospice and Queen Margaret University Edinburgh, was provided by PATCH.

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Doddie and PATCH are a winning team

22 May, 2017

Charity dinner raises over £8,000 to help fund palliative care projects in Borders.

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Dundas medal launched to commemorate Aberdeen consultant

27 April, 2017

Scottish charity PATCH and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and collaborate to recognise those delivering best palliative care.

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The size of the problem

Many patients in hospital who have pain or complex symptoms do not have access to a palliative care specialist. PATCH is committed to changing this.

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Our people

The Board would like to thank everyone who has made PATCH possible.

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What is PATCH?

Patch is the first charity specifically to support 24/7 specialist palliative care for patients in Scottish hospitals. We will do this by funding hospitals to provide resources such as dedicated beds, staff, advisory services and research.

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Contact us

Contact us by email or by post.

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