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Memory Boxes for children and teenagers relating to Cancer.

East Riding of Yorkshire Macmillan Team require a quantity of Memory boxes for children and teenagers relating to cancer its treatment, death, dying and bereavement. From Winstons wish. 12 x each variety - white, forget me not and skyscrape

Ref: COW Ref 280
Wish Granted

Splashy Chair for Children’s OT

Assessment equipment for Children's Occupational Therapy. It will enable prompt and effective assessment using a piece of bathing equipment. This will provide an improved level of service for clients and will improve the efficiency of assessment.

Ref: Cow Ref 284
Wish Granted

Large Calendar Wall Clock

We would like a large calendar wall clock for Mill View Lodge lounge to help our patients be orientated to date, time and year, enable people with limited vision, memory difficulties or cognitive difficulties to see.
(Velleman WCF1GB Flipping Calendar Wall Clock, Multi-Colour, 31 x 31 cm from Amazon

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Ref: COW ref 288

Drip stands for Ryedale Hub

Within the Ryedale hub we care for patients who require sub-cut fluids at home, this can prevent hospital admissions. we have to rely on borrowing a drip stand from out community hospital which is not appropriate. my wish is for each hub to have a drip stand of our own

Ref: Cow Ref 283

Healthy Eating Plates for Dietitians

Dietitans support children with obesity. Information provided currently is written and these patients. We are wishing for as many healthy eating plates as possible, they are ideal for encouraging children to eat well.


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Ref: COW ref 263
Wish Granted

Ipods for use with a mobile ECG

We are working as part of a project with the CCG on early diagnoses of patient with Atrial Fibrillation (AF). Catching patients early leads to better outcomes ie reduce the risk of strokes/heart attacks .. In order to do this we'll need 8 IPods/iPads to use with our mobile ECG.

Ref: COW Ref 258
Wish Granted

Single use banana slide sheets

Bridlington Community Nursing Team would like some single use banana slide sheets for Palliative home based patients please.

Ref: COW REF 243
Wish Granted

“In-check DIAL” Device for Field House Surgery

To aid medication compliance within the diagnosis and management of COPD, practitioners within our GP practices would like access to an "In-Check DIAL" devise. This hand-held inspiratory flow measure, helps to identify which inhaler will be suitable for individual patients to use.

Ref: COW Ref 253
Wish Granted

A Supa-squashy sofa, set of 4 buzzers and a virtual petting zoo for Patients at Granville Courts

I would like to make a wish for a supa squashy sofa, set of 4 buzzers and a virtual petting zoo for the patients at Granville Court.

Ref: COW REF 251

Funding to make a video for clients using the CITOP service (Crisis and Intervention Team for Older People)

The Clinical Psychology department raised some money for Health Stars last year and I wondered whether we would be able to use this money to pay one of our service users to make a film about our other service users that could be used in a number of different ways. The first, for them (the service users) to present to the board about the work that is being done. The second is to help other service users (particularly at the beginning of their journey). The third is to promote the fact that older people suffer with mental health problems and often their voice is ignored. Thanks in advance.

Ref: COW Ref 249