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, Durham Newcastle upon Tyne and surrounding areas. 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.
New arrivals !
Our brand-new ambulances are now in action. Say hello to Polly Pebble, Speedy Squirrel, Starlight, Sparkle, Goldheart and Gosforth Guardian. These new Ambulances offer the patient more comfort, convenience and extra room. More Ambulances are due to arrive very soon.
Daft as a Brush - WINNER of the Evening Chronicle Wish List 2014 !!
A huge thank you to everyone who collected tokens for the Evening Chronicle Wish List 2014. Read more by clicking here.
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
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.
Donate to Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care and 'Local Giving' match the first £10 !
Local Giving are a donation website that are now matching the first £10 of any donation to Daft as a Brush. So, if you donate £10, the Charity receives and another £10 for free! If you are a UK tax payer, we also receive Gift Aid which means your £10 turns into £21.55. Daft as a Brush rely on donations only to keep our services running for cancer patients throughout the North East - A huge THANK YOU to all those who have helped Daft as a Brush.
Please click here to donate with Local Giving.
Can you help us reach our goal in 2014?
Daft as a Brush require £100,000 per year to operate this fantastic service. Can you help?
You can make a safe and secure donation by credit or debit card by clicking here.