Tag: volunteer grant

Building confidence in emergencies

In this blog resuscitation officer and educator Margaret Baron-Catuday explains how she’s helping to build staff knowledge and best practice for managing emergencies at Samar Provincial Hospital in the Philippines, while growing her own confidence as an educator.

Equipping rural communities with lifesaving skills

Max Burroughs, a therapy radiographer at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, used a CGHP grant to travel to Mwanza, Tanzania to help deliver training in four lifesaving areas. CGHP’s Grant Scheme supports Cambridgeshire-based healthcare staff to undertake voluntary healthcare placements with low- and middle-income countries. Max used his grant to travel to Mwanza, Tanzania with Pre-Hospital Care & …

Ripples of Kindness

Margaret Baron is a Resuscitation Officer at Cambridge University Hospitals. In 2018, Margaret returned to her native Philippines to support dementia awareness and establish a Meals on Wheels service for the vulnerable and disabled in the community. Margaret has been awarded two grants from CGHP to assist and facilitate her volunteer work in the Philippines. …