Spring blooms in Teddy Bear Nursery at UHW

Posted on 25th March 2019

Children from Teddy Bear Nursery at the University Hospital of Wales have been busy making flowers to welcome in spring, supporting Cardiff & Vale Health Charity’s RHS Cardiff Blossoming Beds competition entry. The children made beautiful colo...

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Braille embosser improves communication with patients at Dental Hospital

Posted on 22nd March 2019

Cardiff & Vale Health Charity, the official charity of Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, is delighted to have supported a bid to provide a braille embosser to the University Dental Hospital.Eira Yassien, Directorate Manager at...

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Health Charity Stars commended at Staff Recognition Awards

Posted on 20th March 2019

Cardiff & Vale Health Charity are delighted to announce that Paul Harrison and the Cardiac Nurses have been crowned Health Charity Stars of the Year.At a glittering awards ceremony in City Hall, Cardiff, over 350 staff members from Cardiff an...

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Cinema room helps patients feel ‘more at home’ when in hospital

Posted on 13th March 2019

Cardiff & Vale Health Charity’s Staff Lottery has recently funded a cinema room on Meadow Ward,Llanfair Unit at University Hospital Llandough for patients suffering from mental health conditions, helping them feel more relaxed and at ho...

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Music therapy for brain injury patients

Posted on 8th March 2019

This week, we chatted to Lucie Phillips, Music Therapist from Nordoff Robbins   Lucie is currently working with patients on ward 7 at Rookwood Hospital on a weekly basis, providing music therapy, which can support people on a journey of adjustment...

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