CAMHS


What is CAMHS? CAMHS stands for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. Teams across the UK work with children from birth to 18 who are suffering, or are at risk of, mental health disorders. It is estimated that one in ten… […]

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Royal Bolton Hospital – Blood Pressure Monitors


The Paediatric Inpatient Ward at Royal Bolton Hospital takes children from a catchment area across the north of Greater Manchester and parts of Lancashire. The medical team have asked us to supply six Mindray VS900 blood pressure monitors. It is… […]

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“Magic Medic” brings joy to kids in hospital


MedEquip4Kids was delighted to receive a grant of £10,000 in 2018 from the Postcode Community Trust. The funding  has enabled “Magic Medic” Louby Lou to visit children receiving treatment at Stepping Hill Hospital, Royal Bolton Hospital and Macclesfield General Hospital for… […]

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Salford Royal Paediatric A & E Observation & Assessment Unit (Panda) – Diagnostic Equipment


The Panda Unit at Salford Royal provides emergency care for over 20,000 babies and children each year. The care includes triage, assessment, treatment and observation for up to 24 hours for a wide range of conditions and injuries. Critical decisions… […]

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Calderdale Royal Infirmary – Sensory Room & Quiet Area


The Paediatric Unit at Calderdale Royal Infirmary treats over 8,000 babies and children each year. Often parents and siblings accompany children on the visits to hospital and wait while treatment is administered. A number of patients staying on the unit… […]

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North Manchester General Hospital Neonatal Unit & Outpatients- Sensory Voyager – Distraction Equipment


North Manchester General Hospital cares for babies, children and adolescents with a variety of needs. Sensory Voyager The Neonatal unit admits a large number of term and pre term babies and, as a Level 2 unit, also accepts a number… […]

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Hummingbird Project – improving happiness and wellbeing


The Hummingbird Project was launched with the aim of improving mental health in young people. It was devised by MedEquip4Kids in partnership with the University of Bolton and is currently being delivered in schools throughout Greater Manchester and Cheshire, and is… […]

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Macclesfield District General Hospital – Airvo Optiflow System & Syringe Drivers and Infusion Pumps


The Paediatric Unit at Macclesfield District General Hospital cares for children aged from 0-18 from across the East Cheshire area. During the winter months, more children need care for respiratory conditions meaning the ward is busier and the demand for… […]

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Royal Bolton Hospital NNU Special Care – Cardiac Monitor


Royal Bolton Hospital has a level 3 Neonatal Unit which offers the highest level of care available to new born babies. It serves the Bolton area and also takes babies transferred from level 1 and 2 units. This busy unit… […]

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Sheffield Children’s Hospital – AccuVein AV400


The Outpatients Unit at Sheffield Children’s Hospital treats around 10,500 babies and children each year. Blood tests are common procedures on the unit for diagnoses and assessment. Veins in children and babies are not always visible to the naked eye,… […]

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Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS – Trust Syringe Drivers


The Ormskirk & District General Hospital is a large facility serving West Lancashire including Ormskirk and Southport. The Paediatric Ward and Assessment Units treat over 4,848 children each year. A number of these children will need intravenous medication administered as… […]

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Lancasterian School, West Didsbury – Acheeva Graduate Bed


Lancasterian School in West Didsbury is a Specialist Support School for children 3-16 from the Manchester area who have physical, complex medical and or complex communication difficulties. A number of the pupils are awaiting pain reducing surgery and struggle to… […]

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Kings Mill School Driffield – Adjustable Sensory Bath


Kings Mill School in Driffield caters for pupils aged 2 – 19 with complex needs, including medical needs, and they also offer specialist provision for children on the autistic spectrum or with multi sensory needs. In addition, their Residence provides… […]

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East Lancs NHS Trust Burnley – Children’s Outpatients Play Equipment


Children’s Outpatients at Burnley General Hospital treats around 30,000 babies, children and young people per year. The department has recently been refurbished to make it a more child friendly environment but budget constraints did not allow for toys and activity… […]

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Blackpool Teaching Foundation Trust Paediatric Continence Service – Equipment


Blackpool Paediatric Continence Service provides community care for upward of 500+ children in schools, Clinics and their own homes. Incontinence in children may be caused by physical disability, a learning difficulty, or psychological or social problems. Bedwetting is a widespread and… […]

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Trafford Centre Fountain Funds 2020 – 2022

Great news! MedEquip4Kids has been shortlisted to benefit from the Trafford Centre’s Fountain Fund from 2020-2022!  We are up against 9 other charities with only 3 being chosen to benefit by public vote. Please take a few minutes today to... [...]

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A surprise visit from supporter Ray Hughes

This week we were delighted to welcome to our office a long-standing supporter of MedEquip4Kids, Ray Hughes (pictured above with our project co-ordinator Evelyn).  Ray popped in with a cheque for £300 from the Manchester City Supporters Club for which we’re... [...]

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