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Sheffield Children’s celebrates signing the Armed Forces Covenant and gaining Veteran Aware accreditation.

Sheffield Children’s celebrates signing the Armed Forces Covenant and gaining Veteran Aware accreditation.

19 April 2024

Sheffield Children’s is proud to have signed the Armed Forces Covenant and been accredited as ‘Veteran Aware’ by the National Steering Group for the NHS Veteran Covenant Healthcare Alliance. Signing the Armed Forces Covenant signifies a commitment to making...

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Sheffield Children’s partners with Choices College to provide internships for young people with learning difficulties, disabilities, and Autism

Sheffield Children’s partners with Choices College to provide internships for young people with learning difficulties, disabilities, and Autism

09 April 2024

Sheffield Children’s has partnered with Choices College, a specialist college delivering a supported internship course for young adults aged 16-24, to offer a range of 12-week placements for young people with learning difficulties, disabilities, and Autism. To learn more...

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Meet Leia!

Meet Leia!

04 April 2024

Meet Leia! At just a year old, Leia was diagnosed with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) and has been receiving treatment at Sheffield Children’s for over seven years. Now nine years old, Leia sat down with us and chatted all...

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Meet Shreya and Ivy-  the newest members of our Youth Forum!

Meet Shreya and Ivy- the newest members of our Youth Forum!

04 April 2024

We’ve welcomed two new members into our Youth Forum! We’re really excited to introduce Shreya and Ivy, who chatted to us all about their ambitions as they begin their Youth Forum journeys. As a former patient, Shreya relished the...

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It’s Healthcare Science Week 2024!

It’s Healthcare Science Week 2024!

15 March 2024

It’s Healthcare Science Week! We’re raising awareness about a profession which brings together over 50 scientific specialisms and professional groups. To mark the occasion we’re highlighting a few of our fantastic healthcare scientists and celebrating the fantastic work that...

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Sheffield Children’s Head Orthoptist partners with travel company to create eye-catching donation scheme in Sri Lanka

Sheffield Children’s Head Orthoptist partners with travel company to create eye-catching donation scheme in Sri Lanka

12 March 2024

An orthoptist at Sheffield Children’s has plans to develop an eye-catching scheme after donating 40 pairs of glasses to help children and adults when visiting a local clinic in Sri Lanka. Julia Ennis, Head Orthoptist at Sheffield Children’s, had...

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The second Sheffield Young People and Healthcare Transition Annual Conference 2024: Meet our Transition team!

The second Sheffield Young People and Healthcare Transition Annual Conference 2024: Meet our Transition team!

06 March 2024

Sheffield Children’s hosted The second Sheffield Young People and Healthcare Transition Annual Conference, a free virtual conference held jointly alongside Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for colleagues supporting young people moving from children’s healthcare to adults. To mark...

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Congratulations to our amazing Long Service Award recipients!

Congratulations to our amazing Long Service Award recipients!

05 March 2024

36 members of our Sheffield Children’s community reached impressive milestones in 2023 and had the chance to celebrate their long service together at a lunch event. Between them, these amazing individuals have over 760 years of experience at Sheffield...

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Overseas NHS Worker Day: Meet Prathibha and Anshika

Overseas NHS Worker Day: Meet Prathibha and Anshika

01 March 2024

We’re celebrating Overseas NHS Workers Day! Today, we’re highlighting the amazing contributions of our international nursing workforce across Sheffield Children’s and the NHS as a whole. To mark the occasion, we caught up with Prathibha and Anshika. They’re two...

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Stay alert to the risk of measles

Stay alert to the risk of measles

29 February 2024

Earlier in the year the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), the public health authority, declared a national incident over measles due to a rapid rise in cases in London and the West Midlands. Health services in other parts of...

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Meet Claire and Simon: our new Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioners

Meet Claire and Simon: our new Trainee Advanced Clinical Practitioners

26 February 2024

Meet Claire Dawson and Simon Gosling. Claire and Simon have each been at Sheffield Children’s as Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) for 13 and 12 years respectively, working in their core profession as a Specialist Orthoptist and Highly Specialist Orthoptist...

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We’ve appointed our first Lead Sepsis Nurse

We’ve appointed our first Lead Sepsis Nurse

18 January 2024

Sheffield Children’s has created a new post to support patients, families and colleagues to detect and treat cases of sepsis as quickly and effectively as possible. Emma Nicholson has taken on the role of Lead Sepsis Nurse alongside her...

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