Supporting sick and premature babies at St George’s

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Supporting sick and premature babies at St George’s Hospital

The Neonatal Unit (NNU) at St George’s Hospital cares for over 600 new-born babies each year (up to 39 at any one time) in the intensive, high dependency and special care nurseries at the hospital, which is based in Tooting, South West London.

Many of the babies we care for have simply been born prematurely. Some mothers have only just reached 24 weeks of pregnancy (40 weeks is generally considered normal). However, with the right care, these babies can grow up to be healthy, happy children.

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Neonatal Unit memorial Service


The NNU will be holding its annual memorial service on 2nd November 2014 at 3pm

Time to talk


Parents on the unit are being encouraged to come along to a fortnightly meeting where they can chat to other parents and share their concerns informally with nnu staff.

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  • Donations received so far - £50
  • Target of total funds for the year - £210,000

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Holding a babies hand in an incubator

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Holding hands with a young girl