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. Organising your event to raise funds for Daft as a Brush? Download a sponsorship Form by clicking here. or, 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.
Daft as a Brush receives £2,387.92 thanks to YOU collecting the Chronicle's Wish List tokens!
Daft as a Brush, which transports patients to and from Newcastle’s Freeman Hospital for free, collected 164,300 tokens, scooping £2,387.92. Wishes have come true for this good cause.
Outstanding token collections have helped them triumph in this year’s Chronicle Wish campaign, bagging each group a share of much-needed cash.
Thank you! You helped Daft as a Brush with over £103,000.00 in donations!
A BIG Daft as a Brush thanks to everyone who has helped reached our goal for 2014! We can help more patients than ever with free transport to and from hospital.
You can make a safe and secure donation by credit or debit card by clicking here.