Posted: 17/04/2019If you are 16-24 years and would love the chance to make a difference to the lives of patients in hospital then you could sign up to be a Pears Youth Volunteer! Funded by the Pears Foundation and Nottingham Hospitals Charity, new roles are being developed at the hospital to help with projects such as: ‘Boredom Busters’ which involves working alongside activity coordinators to provide opportunities for patients to do activities, puzzles and games ‘Fitness ...read more
Posted: 26/02/2019Callum is one of our fantastic volunteers. He has recently secured a part-time Youth Work job with Nottinghamshire County Council. Read his Blog below about his journey: My journey into NUH Youth Service started when I was 12 years old. Back then I was a socially awkward boy who would rather tackle someone on a football pitch and take their ankles out than speak to someone and have a conversation; oh how times have changed! Now ...read more
I have met loads of new friends and done stuff I would never imagined I would. Having a chronic condition does not have to hold you back!