Department of Urology Charitable Trust

Department of Urology Charitable Trust

At a glance

Causes

  • Health and well being / research and care

Other details

Organisation type: 
Charity
Geographical remit: 
Local

Objectives

Our specific aim is "the relief of sickness in patients and former patients in care of the Urology Departments of the NHS Trusts in Oxfordshire by the provision of amenities for the patients and staff in the Urology Department. DUO has been very successful in doing this with help of patients, their friends and family and also the nurses and medical staff in the department who have been involved in supporting fund-raising events and raising donations.

The money raised has been spent on very necessary medical equipment and  services, including nurse training,  to improve patient care in both the main ward and for the many outpatients who return to follow-up clinics each year.

Activities

Runs fund raising events across Oxfordshire, promotes the charity and processes donations from patients, family and friends to be spent, in consultation with the Urology Department, on its needs.

Current opportunities

DUO (Department of Urology Oxfordshire Charitable Trust) is a small charity set-up raise funds to enhance the delivery of care to patients and...