Addenbrooke's Charitable Trust (ACT)
Addenbrooke's Charitable Trust (ACT) is the independent registered charity for Cambridge University Hospitals (including Addenbrooke's Hospital and the Rosie Hospital).
|Address:||Box 126, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge|
|Membership type:||Charity <100 staff (£50+VAT pa)|
Registered charity number: 1170103
Addenbrooke's Charitable Trust (ACT) is the independent registered charity for Cambridge University Hospitals (including Addenbrooke's Hospital and the Rosie Hospital). ACT's main aim is to support and promote the work of the hospitals to help make a difference for patients, by raising extra funds to enhance services, facilities and research.
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT), the only dedicated charity for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals, is once again selling festive cards to help transform patients’ lives at the hospitals.
9 October 2017Read in full
The first ultra-precision laser eye surgery service for NHS patients at a major teaching hospital has officially opened at the Cambridge Eye Unit at Addenbrooke’s, thanks to funding through The Cambridge Eye Trust and Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust.
18 September 2017Read in full
This year Remember a Charity Week takes place from 11-17 September. The annual awareness week is designed to encourage more people to consider leaving a gift to charity when writing a Will.
8 September 2017Read in full
Cambridge University Hospitals has opened a state-of-the-art medical suite named after a much missed colleague who tragically died while on a trip of a lifetime to celebrate her 50th birthday.
7 August 2017Read in full
Most patients that are critically ill require artificial ventilation, often for prolonged periods of time while awake. Ventilation is facilitated by an artificial airway, which stops vocal cords from working and therefore the ability to talk is removed.
24 July 2017Read in full
Over 40 fundraisers from across the region came together last week to join Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) in celebrating their success at raising over £28,000 for Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals in the past three months.
18 July 2017Read in full
CamProbe, an innovation project for prostate cancer patients supported through Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust’s (ACT’s) Innovation for Patient Benefit funding stream, has recently secured £800,000 further funding from the National Institute for Health Research.
29 June 2017Read in full
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust is pleased to announce that Dame Mary Archer DBE has agreed to take up the honorary role of Vice-President of the charity.
16 June 2017Read in full
Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) is pleased to announce the appointment of two new trustees: Dr Hugo Ford, consultant oncologist and head of Cancer Services at Addenbrooke’s and Dr Mike Knapton, former general practitioner and existing non-executive director at Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) – the Trust that runs Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals.
25 April 2017Read in full