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Irish Examiner Children’s Healthcare Week, in association with CUH Charity (7th-12th December)

The Irish Examiner 'Children's Healthcare Week', in association with CUH Charity, will run from 7th-12th December. It will feature contributions from Cork University Hospital children's services teams spread across a range of departments, working to deliver top healthcare services to children right across Munster. As part of the awareness week, a special 'Let’s Talk Children's [...]

‘Sam’s Walk of Life’ Fundraiser supports paediatric emergency team heroes

Three-year-old Sam is from Cork and was born with a brain abnormality called PVL. This means he will have difficulty in all aspects of development and in addition to this he also suffers life-threatening seizures. Sam’s heroes are the paediatric emergency teams who, on a daily basis, are responsible for saving the lives of countless [...]

Jackson McCarthy fundraising for Children’s Unit with his Christmas book ‘Santa’s Toy’

Five-year-old Jackson McCarthy has written and illustrated a short Christmas storybook called 'Santa's Toy' and is very kindly donating all proceeds to the Children's Unit, where his sister Abby spent a few weeks as a baby when she was unwell. It is on sale now in SuperValu, Glanmire for €3. Thank you Jackson for all [...]

‘Shop Local 4 Cancer Care’ Fundraiser in support of the Oncology Department

Many thanks to Sarah Kelly who is supporting the Oncology Department through her 'Shop Local 4 Cancer Care' fundraiser. As well as supporting the Oncology Department Sarah also wishes to support Irish businesses. Sarah will use funds raised from this campaign to buy vouchers from different Irish businesses including those in hospitality,catering, hair and beauty [...]

‘Can U Help?’ fundraising week running from 16th-20th November

We are delighted to have the 'Can U Help?' fundraising event, hosted by UCC Biomedical Science Society and seven other collaborating societies from UCC, back again for a second year of fundraising for CUH Charity. This year the event will be held over a week (16th - 20th November). The people of Cork are encouraged [...]


We are very grateful to Slimming World Frankfield, Grange and Douglas members for supporting our fundraising campaign for a game-changing cancer sequencing machine at CUH by walking or running in the Echo Virtual Women's Mini Marathon. Thank you so much for your support. This groundbreaking machine will give clinicians greater capability to identify personalised targeted [...]


The Irish Examiner Stroke Awareness Week will run from September 5th- 11th. As part of the awareness week, which is in association with CUH Charity and Pfizer, a special 'Let’s Talk Stroke Awareness' booklet (free with the Irish Examiner on September 5th) has been produced which includes information about the main causes and effects of [...]