Stroud Hospitals League of Friends

We are a small but highly effective local charity funding major infrastructure projects and state-of-the-art equipment for Stroud General and Maternity hospitals, and we provide community healthcare in the Five Valleys.

Stroud General Hospital

Over the years Stroud League of Friends has made significant contributions to the development of the operating theatre, and to the ultrasound, endoscopy and complex leg would services in particular, in addition to many other areas.

Community Projects

In addition to the Respite Care project at Horsfall, the League of Friends fund projects at Stroud Maternity (pre- and post-natal yoga, and singing), and at Weavers Croft (Men’s Shed and Gardening).

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Stroud Hospitals League of Friends is a registered charity whose aim is to support the two hospitals and the health and welfare of the local community.

Community Projects

Free Respite Care

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Stroud Hospitals League of Friends – Achievements

An outstanding year, thanks to local people

spent in 2018 on local healthcare by Stroud Hospitals League of Friends

Latest News

Dr Roy Lamb

It is with great sadness that we have to inform members and the wider hospital community of the death of Dr Roy Lamb. Dr Lamb was  intimately associated with the League of Friends for over fifty seven years, mainly as a Trustee, but additionally as President in later...

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It seems timely to give an update of what is happening with Stroud Hospitals League of Friends as we near the end of our initial emergency response to COVID 19 at both of the hospitals and within the community. So far we have distributed around £25,000 on PPE,...

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The Trustees of the League of Friends have made the decision to postpone the AGM, which usually takes place in September, until late spring/early summer 2021. Having recently converted our status to a 'Charitable Incorporated Organisation' we are allowed an extended...

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