Introduction

Introduction

Organisation Name
Friends of the Royal United Hospital Bath
Description

The Friends of the RUH provide amenities and comforts for patients and relatives which could not otherwise be provided by the NHS. This includes having volunteers across the hospital, fundraising and a coffee Shop and shop that are open 7 days a week.

When people think of the Hospital Friends, they perhaps don't realise that we have 20 different volunteer teams across the hospital doing a range of activities.

These teams seem to grow each year as more needs are met within the hospital. Quite apart from the satisfaction of helping others and feeling needed, by having so many opportunities it means that there is all sorts of work to suit every ones taste. So if you enjoy working with people, like the idea of working in a shop or prefer to be out doors gardening, there will be an opportunity that suits your interests.

Organisation Type
Registered Charity
This organisation provides support around
Socialising / Out and About
Regions
Bath and North East Somerset
Is there a cost for these services?
No
How can people access this service?
Telephone
Business Hours
MondayFrom 09:00To 17:00
TuesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
WednesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
ThursdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
FridayFrom 09:00To 12:30
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED
Out of hours answer machine

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
Royal United Hospital
Address 2
Combe Park
Town
Bath
County
Bath & North East Somerset
Postcode
BA1 3NG

Organisation Contact Methods

Telephone

Services

Helpline Details

Will calls I make to this helpline show on my bill?
N/A

Accessibility

General Accessibility

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Access Questions

Are there bus stops nearby?
Approx. distance?
15 metres
Bus numbers?
14
Is there a rail station nearby?
Approx. distance?
3.2 kilometres
Is there a car park nearby?
Approx. distance?
On site
Is there parking for disabled drivers on site or outside the building?
If so, how many spaces?
100
Is there on-street parking in close proximity to the premises?

External Access

Do the premises feature non-revolving automatic external doors?
Are external doors 900mm or more wide with flat thresholds?
Are external doors non sprung?

Internal Access

On internal doors are the handles a contrasting colour and tone to the door?
Do these steps have a handrail?
Is there a lift?
Are there visual alarm systems at the premises?
Do visitors have access to a telephone?
If so, does it have wheelchair access?
If so, does it have an induction loop?
Can people with an assistance dog access the service accompanied by their dog?
Does the toilet have a minimum size of 2200mm × 1500mm
Does the toilet have a minimum door size of 1000mm
Does the toilet have grab rails - 2x horizontal?
Does the toilet have grab rails - 2x vertical?
Does the toilet have grab rails - 1x drop-down?
Is the height of the reception desk at the premises between 750mm and 850mm?

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