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Weʼre raising £500 to Help Children in Hospital in Sri-Lanka receive the Nursing Care they deserve.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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My ambition in life has always been to care for those who are less fortunate than myself. Therefore, as part of my university nursing placement I have chosen to volunteer in a Children’s Hospital in Sri-Lanka, providing babies, children and young people with the quality nursing care that they deserve.
Limited access to health care is an issue in many countries therefore I want to experience first hand nursing in Sri-Lanka. I plan to use my nursing skills to be able to make a difference to the lives of these children and young people and endeavour to give them the best care possible.
I hope will gain a knowledge of tropical diseases, a better understanding of culture and diversity and learn to deal with emergencies with limited resources. All of these skills should enable me to develop into a more rounded and effective practitioner in the NHS.
As there is no university funding for my placement I am working hard to raise as much of the £2000 it will cost by running fund raising events. However, any donations to this page would be greatly appreciated.

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    • Steven Fletcher

      Steven Fletcher

      Nov 17, 2016

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Nov 17, 2016

      Donation on behalf of a college.

      £5.00

    • luke richardson

      luke richardson

      Nov 16, 2016

      £20.00

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    Olivia Copeland

    Olivia Copeland

    Nottingham, United Kingdom

    I am a second year Paediatric Nursing student at the university of Nottingham. I am passionate about caring for sick children and would love to use my skills in a developing country to help those less fortunate than those here in the UK.

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