Tuesday, 25 June 2019

Duchess Kate's Official Patronages - Health Care

In an effort to kept things organized this section features only Duchess Kate's health care related patronages.  You can find links to all of her patronages here.

East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH)
Charity #: 1069284
Royal Patron (January 2012  - Present)

EACH was one of Kate's first patronages. The charity provides care and support (both physical, emotional, social & spiritual) for children with life-threatening conditions in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk, and Suffolk. It also provides support & relief for their families. EACH currently has three hospices in Ipswich (The Treehouse), Milton (Cambridge) and Norfolk (Nook).

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Charity #: 213280
Patron (Feburary 2018 - Present)

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists is a professional association founded in 1929 for people working in the field of obstetrics and gynecology.  The association includes both people with and without degrees in medicine. The association was granted it's royal charter in 1947. 

Queen Mum was Patron (1947-?). 

Nursing Now Campaign
Charity #: 1089849 (Burdett Trust for Nursing) 
Patron (Feburary 2018 - Present - May 2021)

Nursing Now is a 3-year international campaign to raising the profile and status of nursing worldwide. The campaign was officially launched in February 2018 by Duchess Kate. 

The campaign was created as a result of the 2016 Triple Impact report. The report found that empowering nurses would help to improve health globally, gender equality and build stronger economies. The Campain is being run by the Burdett Trust for Nursing, in collaboration with the International Council of Nurses and the World Health Organization.

Evelina London Children’s Hospital
Charity #: 1160316 (Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust)
Patron (December 2018 - Present)

Evelina London Children’s Hospital is a London hospital for children and young people. It is a part of Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. They provide comprehensive health services from before birth, throughout childhood and into adult life. They provide an extensive range of specialist services for children with rare and complex conditions from across south London, Kent, Surrey, and Sussex.

Charity #: 1186569 (Association of NHS Charities)
Joint Patron (December 2020 - Present)

NHS CHarities Together is a membership organisation representing, supporting, and championing over 140 NHS Charities. NHS Charities Together provides a forum for nationwide fundraising and advocacy campaigns; specialist advice and guidance; bespoke conferences and training opportunities, as well as access to online resources and support.

Prince William has been Joint Patron along with Duchess Kate since December 2020. 

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