Covid-19 Charity Statement

Covid-19 Charity Statement

Last updated 25 January 2021

With the on-going development of Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are dedicated to ensuring that our donors and fundraisers are supported at this time.

As a charity we are taking this matter seriously and will continue to monitor and adhere to government guidelines and local/national restrictions.

Donations

If you are fundraising in aid of SPRING , we advise that you adhere to government guidelines when choosing to organise or carry out fundraising activities. In addition, we advise all of our fundraisers and supporters to follow government guidance:

  • Wash hands – keep washing your hands regularly
  • Cover face – wear a face covering in enclosed spaces
  • Make space -stay at least 2 metres apart – or 1 metre with a face covering or other precautions.

Further details of this guidance can be found at www.gov.uk/coronavirus

The SPRING Office

Our SPRING office is located at Maple Place (by the gravel car park at St Mary’s Maternity Unit). SPRING’s Administrator is currently working a mixture of on site and working from home. Working hours are Mondays between 0900 – 1730, Tuesdays and Thursdays between 0900 – 1500. Emails and voicemails will be checked and responded to during this working times.

SPRING Administrator can be contacted on 07785 441861 or email spring.support@uhd.nhs.uk

Sponsored events

For our fundraisers who have booked a place on a national run or challenge in aid of SPRING, we advise that you not only follow government guidelines and medical advice, but that you also monitor the information released from the event organiser.

As a charity we are taking this matter seriously and will continue to monitor and adhere to government guidelines.

Donations

Due to infection control measures, we are unable to accept physical donations. This includes food, refreshments, used and new items.

Instead, please consider making a monetary donation which will enable the charity to provide support where it’s most needed in the safest way for our donors, staff and patients.

Email spring.support@uhd.nhs.uk for further information.