As the official charity of Tameside & Glossop IC NHS Foundation Trust, we support our staff, patients and their families who are receiving care from Tameside Hospital and in our community settings.  

Tameside & Glossop IC NHS Foundation Trust is the heart of our amazing, diverse community. Our hospital and community services provide care for a population of around 250,000 and are there for us all from day one of our lives and throughout. 

Your support helps us to enhance patient and staff experience across our sites, whilst making a meaningful difference to our local community. By supporting us, you are helping to provide care packages, run wellbeing support initiatives, as well as funding extra, new and exciting equipment. You are truly making a lasting impact in Tameside and Glossop.  

There are lots of ways you can get involved with supporting the charity, please click through the tabs below to find out more. 

Thank you for making a difference and supporting your local NHS charity. 

Donations to our charity are appreciated hugely and go a long way to enhance services and support patients and staff at Tameside & Glossop IC NHS Foundation Trust.  

To make a donation please visit our donations page.

If you prefer, you can also make a donation through the following methods: 

  • Cheque: Print and complete our Donation Form to post with your cheque to: Tameside & Glossop IC NHS Foundation Trust, Fountain Street, Ashton Under Lyne, OL6 9RW 

  • Cash: Print and complete our Donation Form and ensure you bring it with you to make a donation at Cashiers, Mellor House. If you would like to make a cash donation, please let us know in advance on 0161 922 5195 and we will meet you at Cashiers where possible.

If you would like to choose where your kind donation is allocated, please mention this when making your donation.

If you do not wish to choose an area, or would like it to go where the need is greatest, your donation will be allocated to our general fund. This allows the donation to be used by teams and services across the trust to make the biggest impact.    

Thanks to the generosity and support of our local community, we are able to fund a wide variety of initiatives, projects and equipment across the trust. This makes a real difference to our patients and staff every day.  

Recently we have funded lots of amazing things, including:  

  • A picnic bench with wheelchair access, which allows staff to relax in an outside space 

  • Rempod LCD fish tanks to improve patient experience on ward 41 

  • Apple blossom artwork in the Critical Care Unit that honours and remembers local organ and tissue donors 

  • High backed chairs to improve comfort for parents, especially for nursing mums and children post-surgery 

  • Breast cancer paradise pillows which make a great difference to patient comfort while the patient is recovering from surgery 

Learn more about NHS charities, how it works and the impact you make.

Gift Aid allows charities like us to make your donation go even further by claiming an additional 25p on every £1 you donate which is eligible for Gift Aid.

Before we can claim the Gift Aid on your donations, you must complete a Gift Aid declaration to confirm you are eligible. You will be asked if you would like to complete a Gift Aid declaration when you donate through JustGiving or when you make a cheque/cash donation.

You can learn more about Gift Aid here on the gov.uk website.
 

Gifts in kind provide our Trust with essential goods and services, and so save money. They can also help us to raise funds, when prizes are donated for raffles and other fundraising activities. If you would like to donate items or services, we would love to hear from you.

 

There are lots of ways you can choose to support the charity. These include fundraising, volunteering or even leaving a gift in your will. Click the tabs below to find out more. 

If you would like to fundraise for us, we would love to hear all about it.

Simply set up a JustGiving page and send an e-mail to charity@tgh.nhs.uk to let us know all about what you are up to! We are here to support you.

If you have a couple of hours to spare and want to make a difference, we often have projects or volunteering opportunities and would love to have you on board. 

Just complete the 'Contact us' form below if you are interested.

By leaving just 1% of your estate to us, you are making things better for future generations. If you would like to leave a gift to the charity in your will, we would love to discuss this with you.

Please contact us at charity@tgh.nhs.uk or complete the 'Contact us' form below.  

Set up a tribute page for your loved one

We work in partnership MuchLoved, the UK's leading in-memory platform, to provide a free tribute service where you can remember someone special, and fundraise in their memory. You can create a special, personalised tribute page for your loved one, where you can share memories, photos, stories, music and videos to celebrate their life, as well as donate to our work in their honour.

You can create your tribute page here and when asked, just add our charity number (1055818). Your loved one’s page will then be linked through to us.

We are here to support you every step of the way, so please let us know if you need any help or support.
 

Funeral collections

If you wish to support the charity in lieu of flowers at a loved one’s funeral, your funeral director will usually help with this.

Just let them know the full name of our charity (Tameside & Glossop IC NHS Foundation Trust Charitable Funds) and the charity number - 1055818. Let us know if you need any more information or help.

 

Contact us

We would love to hear from you! 

To discuss making a donation, fundraising or supporting the charity, please contact us via e-mail on charity@tgh.nhs.uk or complete the enquiry form below. 

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