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Rapid Relief Team donates care kits for children in hospital


Oct 15, 2022

MORE than 2,660 Rapid Relief Team Care Kits and Comfort Snack Packs have been donated to families with hospitalised children.

A lot of these kits have been donated to the Ronald McDonald House at Oxford Children’s Hospital.

The donation from the charity has been made in partnership with the Ronald McDonald House Charities UK, who provide free ‘home away from home’ accommodation for families with children in hospital.

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The RRT, a charity comprised of volunteers from the Plymouth Brethren Christian Church, donated the care packages to parents staying at Ronald McDonald Houses in an effort to provide home comforts and raise spirits.

The packages contain supplies including aloe cleansing wipes, a toothbrush and toothpaste, and treats such as Peperami sticks, crisps, and dried apricots.

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This story was written by Gee Harland. She joined the team in 2022 as a senior multimedia reporter.

Gee covers Wallingford, Wantage and Didcot.

Get in touch with her by emailing: Gee.harland@newsquest.co.uk

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