Neurocare is a charity that raises money for the Neurosciences and Neurology departments at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, the Northern General Hospital, the Sheffield Children’s Hospital and the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN). Our team is made up of 5 members of staff and lots of amazing volunteers.
Finance and Administration Manager
Clare joined the Neurocare family in February 2015. Clare was born and bred in Sheffield and has a husband Paul, two daughters Amy and Sophie, a dog and a horse! Clare loves spending time with family, friends and going to the theatre.
Sophie joined the Neurocare team in January 2016. Sophie is originally from Dorset but came to Sheffield to study Events Management at Sheffield Hallam University in 2011. After graduating she decided that she really loved Sheffield so stayed and took on a role at Barnsley Hospice where she started her career in Fundraising. In her spare time Sophie enjoys playing football for a local Sunday League team called AFC Unity, creating art and spending time with friends and family.
Retail Manager at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital
Lynne has worked for Neurocare for many years and is our retail guru. She knows all there is to know about the gifts that people like to buy for their relatives or friends in the hospital and for birthday and Christmas presents! Lynne works with our wonderful group of volunteers selling gifts and books 4 days a week and she says she loves making a difference to people in hospital and making a difference to what can be done there by raising funds for the Neuro Wards.
Sales Assistant at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital
Laura has been a loyal and hardworking volunteer for a while now at RHH helping Lynne and Pat. In October 2015 the trolleys began opening on a Friday and Laura joined the staff at Neurocare as Neurocare Sales Assistant.
Retail Assistant at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital
Pat joined us in 2013 and works with Lynne. She has worked in sales for many years and has always wanted to be a nurse! She loves books and reading and really enjoys picking out books to sell to patients and staff. Pat has been married has 2 children and 8 grandchildren so she has a great idea what will appeal to all age groups! She says she loves working for Neurocare to give hope and help to patients and their families.