Category: Organ donation

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust urges people to talk to family and ‘Leave them Certain’ about organ donation

Posted on 02/10/21 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust is backing a new NHS campaign to urge families in Bradford, Airedale and Craven to talk about organ donation following research that less than half of adults in England have had the conversation. The Leave Them Certain campaign aims to highlight the impact not knowing has on the families who are […]

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Craven college students help support organ donation week

Posted on 09/05/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

Students at Craven College have joined forces with staff at Airedale Hospital to encourage people to join the organ donation register. The 2nd year media students produced the film to help save lives by supporting Organ Donation Week, September 3 to 9. The short Film shows students talking about the importance of organ donation and […]

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Plaque unveiled at Airedale Hospital to man whose organs helped 5 lives

Posted on 09/12/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

The daughter of a Skipton man who donated his organs to help others, proudly unveiled a special dedication in his honour at Airedale Hospital last week, in celebration of his life and the lives he saved. 23 year old Patsy Hofman visited the ICU at the hospital to unveil the plaque of her dad, Matthew […]

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Hospital staff support organ donation at special event

Posted on 04/26/17 by AireAdmin No Comments

Pictured L to R: Rachel Wiseman, Specialist Nurse, Organ Donation, Peter Allen, Governor for Skipton and Dr Eleanor Checkley, Consultant Anaesthetist and Clinical Lead for Organ Donation  It’s a fact that over 6500 people are currently waiting for a transplant in the UK and 3 people die every day due to the shortage of people […]

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