Home away from Home


University Hospitals Birmingham Charity has so far opened three home away from homes including Fisher House, SACA’s home from home, and Karen’s home from home. We are always raising money to fund this accommodation for the families of patients who are being treated at our hospitals.

We are now raising funds to open a new home from home at Heartlands Hospital, to provide accommodation for the families of poorly children being treated there. You can donate to our Home from Home appeal to make this a reality.

For patients and their families, visiting the hospitals can be a stressful experience without the added pressure of trying to find somewhere to stay to be near a loved one. We provide these home away from homes to alleviate that stress, and make visiting the hospital, under what can be very difficult circumstances, as easy as possible.

With your help we can help to provide these added extras that comfort and support patients and their families when they need it the most.

Click on the boxes below to find out more about each of our home away from homes, and visit fisherhouseuk.org to find out more about Fisher House.

Transplant patients and their families

QEHB is performing an increasing number of transplants each year, and the number of people on the transplant waiting list is also rising. Following an operation, transplant patients require...

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SACA's Home from Home

  The Sikh Arts and Cultural Association’s (SACA) home from home provides a home for families of children and young people with cancer here at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital...

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Heartlands Hospital Children's Home from Home

  University Hospitals Birmingham Charity is raising funds to provide a home-from-home for children receiving treatment at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital. Heartlands Hospital treats...

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