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£390raised of £200 target by 12 supporters

    Weʼve raised £390 to The Friends of the Special Nursery

    Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Funded on Sunday, 29th January 2017

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    My daughter was admitted into the neonatal unit from birth until she was one week old. The staff there were caring and attentive, using their own resources to help Eilidh. When we had to do the laundry she was given baby clothes, when we ran out of nappies they used their own supply and colourful knitted blankets and toys were used to brighten up her cot space. Craig and I stayed in the neonatal unit for three nights, we stayed in one of their en-suite rooms which were made to feel homely rather than like in a hospital. Tea and coffee was supplied and you were only asked to supply your own food. we were so grateful to all the professionals involved in her care and grateful that Eilidh got better and was discharged home after a week.

    As you know I'm getting married on 28th January 2017. This is a cause close to me and Craig from our personal experience and so we have decided that we will not be buying wedding favours but instead donating money to this cause. Craig and I would also prefer that if guests were considering getting us a gift that they instead consider putting money to this unit for all the sick and premature babies, like Eilidh, that benefit from its resources. A lot of these resources mentioned above (and more) are only available to babies from the donations they receive from the charity.

    If you have a spare moment please have a look at their website



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      • Anne Morrison

        Anne Morrison

        Jan 28, 2017

        Wishing you and Craig all the best for your future together as man and wife xxx


      • Kevin Gray

        Kevin Gray

        Jan 28, 2017

        Hope you and Craig have great day!


      • Mark Ritchie

        Mark Ritchie

        Jan 28, 2017

        Hope you and Henny have a great day and love to see this done for a deserving place.


      • Emma


        Jan 11, 2017

        This is a lovely idea :)


      • r leslie

        r leslie

        Dec 5, 2016

        Have a lovely Wedding Day and may it continue forever,enjoy.xxx


      • Maureen/Andy Downard

        Maureen/Andy Downard

        Dec 5, 2016

        Great idea Lorraine and Craig. Best wishes from us in Oz.


      • Alexis Morgan

        Alexis Morgan

        Dec 1, 2016


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      Lorraine Christie

      Lorraine Christie

      Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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