Who are Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care ?
Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care offers staffed custom-made vehicles to transport outpatients, free of charge, to and from Hospital who are undergoing Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy cancer treatment.
The regions to be covered by Daft as a Brush are: Northumberland, North Tyneside and Newcastle upon Tyne. There would be no charge to the patients for our Service. The service would entail collecting and transporting the patients in a safe and comfortable environment, from where they are living, taking them to where they will be having their treatment. If required staying with the patient whilst they have their treatment and then bringing them back home in readiness for their next course of treatment.
National Walk monument now in place !
Read all about the Daft as a Brush National Walk and the installation of the Stone Obelisk at Kielder to mark the source of the Tyne (North).
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New office now open!
Our fantastic new HQ is now open on Great North Road in Gosforth. This state-of-the-art building boasts high-sepc communication links with the Freeman Hospital and enough parking for all our ambulances, in addition to the new fleet arriving in 2014. Click here to view our new contact details.
Daft as a Brush Videos !
Our thanks to Gateshead College Media Department for producing this great video for Daft as a Brush.
A special ITV report.
Daft as a Brush help with the anxiety and expense of travelling to and from The Freeman hospital for Cancer patients.
Daft as a Brush need your help!
Daft as a Brush Cancer Care needs you ! Lots of great volunteer positions available - don't miss your chance to be part of this fantastic charity - Call (0191) 28 55 999
Don't forget you can catch up with the latest happenings at HQ in the "Daft News' section. Click here to view news articles.
Are you as 'Daft as a Brush ?'
If you would like to be involved with Daft as a Brush, please call into our NEW office at Daft as a Brush House, Great North Road, Gosforth,
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2DR.
Tel: (0191) 28 55 999 Fax: (0191) 28 56 199.
We need volunteers & fundraisers to make a real difference - download the Application Form by clicking here.
Reach the sky from Daft as a Brush House!
On Wednesday 4th December the Head Teachers of three local schools went to great heights above their pupils for Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care...
Read more by clicking here.
Evening Chronicle Wish Tokens
Daft as a Brush are collecting the Evening Chronicle Wish Tokens, please collect as many as you can from 14th October to 4th January 2014 and hand then in the Daft as a Brush House in Gosforth - Thank you!
Can you help Daft as a Brush reach it's 2013 target?
You can make a safe and secure donation by credit or debit card by clicking here.