For patients
& visitors

Help your hospital

We are incredibly grateful for the offers of support we have received from our local community wanting to help care for our frontline staff and patients during this difficult time.

We are incredibly grateful for the offers of support we have received from our local community wanting to help care for our frontline staff and patients during this difficult time.

To enable them to continue supporting our hospitals, in a safe and co-ordinated way, we have put in place some specific contact lines for members of the public who wish to donate gifts in kind, funds, staff benefits or to volunteer:

Gifts in kind

To help us keep both patients and staff safe we ask that you refrain from coming to the hospital. If you would like to contribute by donating gifts in kind please contact the charity team on:

fundraising@southend.nhs.uk /  fundraising@meht.nhs.uk or call: 01268 524900 x2897

Donations

Donations will aid the wellbeing of staff through this difficult time and provide vital equipment needed to support our patients.

Please go online at:

www.justgiving.com/campaign/MSEhelpyourhospital

Volunteering

Our hospitals urgently need volunteers to support us during this time.  If you are under the age of 70 and in good health, and are able to offer a minimum of 4 hours a week you will be provided with full training. 

If anyone wishes to volunteer their time please contact the site specific contact:
For Broomfield Hospital -  Voluntary.Services@meht.nhs.uk
For Basildon Hospital  - BTUH.Volunteers@BTUH.nhs.uk
For Southend Hospital  - volunteers@southend.nhs.uk

Staff benefits

If you are a local business who would like to offer an NHS discount or benefit please contact Caroline Porter on:  01702 3855085 or email stay@southend.nhs.uk

 

We are prioritising employment of clinical and medical staff to keep our hospitals safe. 

If you are specifically clinical or medical please email mse.recruitment@nhs.net

If you are kindly volunteering, please email voluntary.services@meht.nhs.net

Non-clinical or non-medical jobs will be advertised via NHSJobs.