Haematology Cancer Care, UCLH Charity 


Haematology Cancer Care (HCC) is the charitable arm of the Blood Diseases (clinical haematology) service at UCLH, the largest of its kind in Europe with more than 200 specialist nursing staff, nearly 30 consultants and a large multidisciplinary team of expert support staff. The charity brings together haematology patients, families, supporters and staff to raise funds for the service. It uses the money to improve the experience of haematology patients and their families at UCLH, providing vital medical equipment, additional training for staff and a variety complementary therapies for patients and families.

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The London Bridgathon Sunday 17th September 2017

Our flagship annual fundraising event! Please join us for our sponsored walk along the River Thames, crossing six bridges and raising funds for UCLH Haematology Unit. Sights en route include the Houses of Parliament, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, the London Eye and the Tower of London. It’s a fun day out for all ages and abilities and a chance to bump into old friends and make new ones! Registration is free and Bridgathon walkers receive a T-shirt, map, walking notes and a certificate on the day. For more information call 020 3447 9526 / 07930 260 985 or email hcc@uclh.nhs.uk

The amazing Jules Mountain

Jules Mountain: Having beaten the odds to survive an aggressive tumour, Jules Mountain decided to sell his businesses and concentrate on fulfilling a life-long ambition to climb Everest. He cheated death again when he was in the group of climbers who survived the avalanche triggered by the 2015 earthquake.

Jules said ‘I thought the book might inspire people at UCLH that are having treatment - I know it would have inspired me if I had heard that a chap had had treatment and then climbed Everest. I would also like to thank the cancer team at UCLH for their fantastic treatment and the UCLH Haematology Cancer Care Charity which has been a source of inspiration to me.’

Part of the proceeds from the book are being donated to HCC, if you would like a copy visit us on the 5th floor Cancer Centre or call 0203 447 9526 or online

Haematology Cancer Care supports the experience for patients and families throughout the UCLH Haematology Unit. Their funds directly help where the need is greatest and can make the biggest difference.

Raising four million and rising is absolutely phenomenal. HCC has not only brought extra funding into the organisation but also this feeling of how worthwhile it all is and the feeling of the need for everybody to put something back'. Professor A H Goldstone CBE, Founder.

HCC Photographer in Residence – Daniela Sbrisny

Over the past few months Daniela has expertly captured the patient journey, and brought to life the impact made by Haematology Cancer Care to the Haematology Unit. We are about to embark on a publication following this journey which will be a valuable resource for new patients.

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 Contact us

Sara Goldman
Head of Fundraising HCC
C/O 4th Floor
University College Hospital
235 Euston Road
London, NW1 2BU

Telephone 020 3447 9526/07908 258272
Email: sara.goldman@uclh.nhs.uk

Simon Tolhurst
Fundraising Officer HCC
C/O 4th Floor
University College Hospital
235 Euston Road
London, NW1 2BU

Telephone 020 3447 9526/07930 260 985
Email: simon.tolhurst@uclh.nhs.uk

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