Birmingham Poet Laureate, Casey Bailey, Pens Poignant Poem On Baby Loss For Woodland House Appeal

Poet Laureate for Birmingham, Casey Bailey, has thrown his support behind Birmingham Women’s Hospital Charity’s Woodland House Appeal to bring a standalone bereavement centre to the hospital, by penning a poignant poem which conveys the pain, anguish and heartbreak experienced by those who lose a baby. Read more

£1m needed to start work on bereavement centre at Birmingham Women’s Hospital

Birmingham Women’s Hospital Charity is on a mission to raise the next £1m for its Woodland House Appeal, which will allow it to break ground on its standalone bereavement centre for families experiencing pregnancy and baby loss. Read more

Game on for Birmingham Women's Hospital Charity

An avid gamer from Kings Heath has put his skills to the rest for Birmingham Women’s Hospital Charity, by taking on a 24-hour live streaming challenge and raising more than £1,200 for parents experiencing pregnancy or baby loss. Read more

Christmas comes early as Cliff Richard Fans help Woodland House Appeal hit £1m milestone

‘Congratulations’ are in order, as Birmingham Women’s Hospital Charity has hit the £1m milestone in its £3.5m Woodland House Appeal Read more

Bereaved Mum and Dad step up to make Woodland House a reality

Bereaved parents, Sophie and Rich Newman have taken steps to help improve bereavement aftercare for families experiencing pregnancy and baby loss, by walking 24 miles and raising over £1,900 for Birmingham Women’s Hospital Charity’s Woodland House Appeal. Read more

Hospital Colleagues Take To The Saddle Raising almost £37,000 For Poorly Babies In Memory of highly-regarded Consultant Neonatologist

A group of colleagues from Birmingham Women’s Hospital and other Neonatal hospitals in the West Midlands have taken to the saddle, raising almost £37,000 for the hospital’s charity, in memory of a well-respected and much-loved Consultant Neonatologist, who sadly passed away in April following treatment for COVID-19. Read more

Fitness clothing giant Gymshark goes the extra mile for local charities - Over 9,000 to be exact

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital Charity has relied on local businesses for a helping hand as it continues to support the vital work our two hospitals provide to patients from across the region. One such company is Solihull-based fitness clothing brand Gymshark, who as well as donating almost a quarter of a million pounds, has also given more than 650 hours of volunteering time, and travelled more than 9,217 miles to help the hospitals. Read more

Hospital colleagues take to the saddle in memory of highly regarded Consultant Neonatologist

Colleagues from Birmingham Women’s Hospital, and across a network of Neonatal hospitals in the West Midlands, will be taking to the saddle in memory of a well-respected and much-loved Consultant Neonatologist, who sadly passed away in April, following treatment for COVID-19. Read more

Grant awarded to support inclusion, diversity and equality at BWC

Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital Charity is thrilled to have received a grant of £50,000 from NHS Charities Together, which will be used to further support the health and wellbeing of the Trust’s colleagues of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds. Read more

Birmingham and beyond rally to support our hospitals during pandemic

More than £1.4m of donations and gifts have supported the NHS heroes and patients at our Trust during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

Gymshark's #NHSSweatySelfie Challenge raises £180,000 for Birmingham Women's and Children's Hospitals Charity

Gymshark's #NHSSweatySelfie Challenge raises £180,000 for Birmingham Women's and Children's Hospitals Charity. Read more

Bereavement Centre Appeal Reaches £500,000 Mark

Woodland House fundraising appeal reaches £500,000 in its quest to bring a brand-new, purpose-built bereavement centre to the hospital. Read more