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Merlin Magic Wand Donation to NRH Paediatric Programme

We were very lucky this week to have a visit to the NRH Paediatric Programme from Elin and Rebecca of Merlin’s Magic Wand, as they personally delivered their donation of a brand new Entertainment Mobile Unit to the Service.  Merlin’s Magic Wand is the international children’s charity partner of Merlin Entertainments, dedicated to providing magical experiences for children and families who need them most.

May 31, 2024

Actioning an integrated approach to Neurogenic Bowel Care - NRH - NRH Foundation

Back in 2017 the NRH Foundation support funded a new educational video on neurogenic bowel care for the spinal cord injured population. Recently, we were thrilled to provide additional funding for an update of this education video aimed at healthcare professionals.

May 31, 2024

resuscitation equipment for NRH - NRH Foundation

Thanks to Mitie and their fantastic staff fundraising event in November 2023, the NRH Foundation has now been able to fund new very specialist resuscitation equipment for the National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH), which includes a Symbio Rhythm Generator, QCPR Free Standing device, AED Trainers and Child Airway Head.

May 31, 2024

Digital Piano Donation to NRH Music Therapy Service and Brain IN jury Programme

The NRH Music Therapy Service has recently received an extremely generous donation from the O’Brien Family, in acknowledgement of the difference that Music Therapy played in Darren’s rehabilitation journey in the NRH.  During his journey as an inpatient of the Service, Darren received both individual and group Music Therapy input.  

May 13, 2024

Janssen CSR Volunteering Day in the NRH for the NRH Foundation

A Big Thank You to the Janssen – Johnson & Johnson Team who very kindly dedicated a day in April to volunteering in the NRH, clearing the weeds in the NRH Occupational Therapy Garden.

May 13, 2024

Toys for Daisy Unit

The NRH Foundation is thrilled to have funded over €1,000 worth of toys and equipment for the Daisy Unit at the NRH Paediatric Service.

These resources are now being utilised during children’s rehabilitation stays at the NRH. The toys not only aid in their rehabilitation sessions but also assist children in transitioning between therapies.

May 3, 2024

Med day 2023 Cheque Presentation - NRH Foundation

Every year, the Medical students in Trinity College Dublin (TCD) come together to fundraise for Health Care Organisations the College has an affiliation with.  In 2023 the National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) was lucky enough to be chosen as one of the beneficiary organisations for Medday 2023. 

April 23, 2024

NRH School in the NRH Paediatric Programme - National Rehabilitation Hospital - NRH Foundation

Did you know there is a school in the National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH), linked to the Paediatric Programme? Meet Oisin, a first-class student and patient in Daisy, the NRH Paediatric Programme, proudly sitting under his Spring masterpiece.

April 11, 2024

McCullagh Family Cheque Presentation to the NRH Foundation

After a family member spent time in the NRH, the McCullagh Family from Donegal held a fundraiser to support 3 Hospitals. €15,450 was raised to support the National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH).

April 9, 2024

The Toughest Trek - Fergus Farrell - NRH Foundation

October 2023 marked the 5th anniversary of Fergus Farrell’s workplace accident that resulted in him becoming a patient of the National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) Spinal Programme. One year after his accident Fergus walked from Athenry, Galway to the NRH, Dún Laoghaire over 5 days to raise vital funds to support the Spinal Service and the Physiotherapy Service in the NRH.

April 8, 2024

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