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  • FES Video 01 New FES Video Creates a Buzz!Thanks to kind donations and fundraising, the Specialist Functional Electrical Stimulation Team at West Midlands Rehabilitation Centre (WMRC) have been able to produce an educational video to help patients and their families prepare for appointments for functional electrical stimulation (FES) treatment.
  • BSOL logo New NHS body to change health services in Birmingham and SolihullA new NHS organisation has been formally established today, marking a new direction for health and social care in Birmingham and Solihull.
  • LD Happy & Healthy Learning Disabilities Week 2022It's Learning Disabilities Week; read on to find out how BCHC Charity have supported BCHC Learning Disabilities servies to enhance patient care and experience.
  • BCHC arch graphic Policy on identifying, reporting, investigating and learning from deaths in careThis policy describes the framework for identifying, reporting, investigating and learning from deaths in care. The purpose of this policy and associated processes is to provide direction and guidance for the coordinated approach to identifying, responding to and learning from deaths of patients who die under our management and care.
  • MHH entrance Jan 2022 Visiting inpatient sitesHaving reviewed the current situation and the latest national guidance about hospital visiting, we are pleased to welcome visitors to our inpatient facilities - by appointment only
  • Activity Station Dementia Action Week 2022This Dementia Action Week, BCHC Charity takes a look at the ways in which we have supported BCHC services to deliver dementia-friendly activities and items to enhance the patient experience.
  • Snow White Panto Making Precious MemoriesFind out how BCHC Charity supports our palliative and end of life care teams to help families build wonderful memories together, provide treasured keepsakes and aid families and carers in processing their grief.
  • Project Wingman Richard & Frank All Aboard for Relaxation!As part of BCHC Charity's ongoing efforts to support colleague wellbeing, for 2 weeks in March Team BCHC staff were able to access the Project Wingman mobile wellbeing lounge to boost morale, take a well-deserved break, and access support for their mental health and wellbeing.
  • With All Our Hearts Event 001 With All Our Hearts: An NHS Remembrance EventOn Friday, 11 March, NHS Charities Together hosted an event at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire to mark the second anniversary of the declaration of the COVID-19 pandemic by the World Health Organisation, in order to remember those lost to the pandemic.
  • Charity 6th Birthday BCHC Charity Turns 6!This week sees BCHC Charity turn 6 years old. Although the past couple of years have been incredibly difficult, BCHC Charity have worked hard to support our Team BCHC colleagues, patients and service users. It has been heartening to see the displays of support for the charity; find out how we've been making a difference over the last year!
  • LD Party Bringing Communities Back TogetherThanks to funding from the ASDA Foundation, the Learning Disabilities Service User Group and their carers enjoyed an afternoon of festive fun, food and magic at Monyhull Church Hall.
  • MHH W6 TV 02 TV Triumph for Ward 6Patients on Ward 6 at Moseley Hall Hospital can now enjoy watching television even if they are unable to visit the day rooms, thanks to charity funded wall-mounted and portable trolley TVs.
  • Nurse and patient Letters to loved onesTo help friends and family stay in touch with our patients while visiting is not allowed, we have introduced a special, dedicated email service.
  • ASDA Katey Titley The ASDA Foundation Supports Families in Need Thanks to a very kind donation from the ASDA Foundation, BCHC Charity were able to provide much-needed emergency food parcels for families accessing the Birmingham Forward Steps service during the height of the pandemic.
  • Winter Appeal Banner Spread the Sparkle this Winter!Find out about how you can help BCHC Charity spread the sparkle across Birmingham for our patients, service users and colleagues this festive season & beyond!
  • Dental Hygiene Bag Contents Hygiene Bag Boost for Birmingham Homeless150 patients accessing the BCHC Dental Service for Homeless Adults in Birmingham will receive a hygiene bag thanks to an initiative from Dental Nurse Kelly Brown and funding from BCHC Charity.
  • Olivier Jamin Donation 3 An 'Art'felt Thank YouLocal artist Olivier Jamin has donated 3 pieces of art to BCHC Charity to say thank you to the NHS staff and key workers who have helped care for the population of Birmingham throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Schwartz Rounds Schwartz Rounds Offer Support for Team BCHCAs part of our ongoing commitment to providing wellbeing support to Birmingham Community Healthcare (BCHC) staff, BCHC Charity have funded a years' license to provide Schwartz Rounds™ sessions to help colleagues decompress and share their experiences of working in healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Ward 7 Calendar Clock In Memory Fundraiser Provides Boost for Ward 7Thanks to an in memory fundraiser, BCHC Charity have been able to provide Ward 7 (previously Ward 8) at Moseley Hall Hospital with 'extras' to enhance patient rehabilitation and care.
  • Tim Hartill Tim's Triumphant Challenge Makes a Difference For Ward 9Last May, star supporter Tim Hartill raised over £1,800 in thanks for the care he received from the team on Ward 9 at Moseley Hall Hospital in 2019. Today, we're taking a look at how that fantastic fundraising has been spent to enhance the assessment experience through communication and sensory aids on the ward.
  • RMC Wellness Library NHS Charities Together supports Team BCHCThanks to the overwhelming swell of public support for NHS Charities Together over the last 18 months, BCHC Charity have been able to access funding to help us deliver a crisis response for patients, service users and staff across Birmingham, including health and wellbeing boosts for staff.
  • MHH Garden A Blooming Good Idea!Garden and recreational areas across the Trust have be spruced up with flowers, plants and furniture to help provide peaceful and beautiful spaces for both patients and staff, thanks to donations to BCHC Charity.
  • Award trophy Who is your VIP?We are calling on the public and our partners to nominate those who have gone that extra mile for our next Values in Practice (VIP) Awards. Voting for the 2021 awards closes on July 30.
  • ASDA Chq Pres Local ASDA Store Supports Patients During COVID Crisis Thanks to a kind donation from the ASDA Foundation, BCHC Charity were able to provide 76 toiletry sets for patients on Ward CU27 at Good Hope Hospital. The bags contain shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, toothpaste, toothbrush and even an eye mask to promote good sleep and enhance well-being.
  • Big Tea Logo Join Us For An Outpouring of Love!Monday 5th July is the birthday of the NHS, and we'll be celebrating the NHS Big Tea throughout that week! Join us in sharing a cuppa for a national outpouring of thanks for our healthcare heroes. The NHS Big Tea is about showing support for the people at the heart of the NHS and BCHC; the people who go above and beyond to care for us even in the darkest of times.
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