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Jane Woodgate

Skydiving for the ME Trust March 2019

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]ME/CFS is an illness more misunderstood than any other. Yet most people seem to know someone whose health has been devastated by this illness, often starting as a teenager or young person, with long term unmet needs, seemingly being overlooked.[/p][p]There are very limited resources in the NHS for the treatment and care of people with ME/CFS. The ME Trust is the only charity dedicated to providing medical care for people with ME, which is why I doing a sponsored Skydive to support the growing work of The ME Trust.[/p][p]I worked as a village GP for 28 years, journeying alongside many families struggling over that time.Then I had the privilege of "joined up working" at Burrswood Hospital, where a team of Counsellors, Physios, Chaplains and Nurses offered love, care and expertise to many people with ME/CFS. In that caring environment, where all aspects of a person's health and 'being' were acknowledged, amazing advances in people's health were often witnessed.[/p][p]The ME Trust continues to offer that 'whole person care' for those suffering ME/CFS, and their carers and families, through a combination of telephone consultations, home visits and outpatient clinic in East Sussex which opened in 2018. I help manage the clinic in my role as Clinical Governance lead.[/p]
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Event

Personal Challenge Date

27 Mar 2019

Supporters

Jun 10, 2019

Cecila

£23.00

Apr 11, 2019

Clare Nichols

Well done Jane, having taken the plunge out of a plane myself a few years ago I know what an amazing experience skydiving is, but it does take a certain amount of bravery, all for a cause you obviously passionately believe in though!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 10, 2019

Emma T

Well done Dr Jane for you fund raising efforts for the M.E Trust!😊. You looked after me at Burrswood in 2016. Thank you for all your love and care. Sending you lots of love, and best wishes, from Emma T.

£50.00

Apr 10, 2019

Anonymous

Well done Jane

Apr 8, 2019

Anonymous

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 3, 2019

Steve

Great work on all fronts

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Apr 3, 2019

Kerry

Well done Jane!

Apr 3, 2019

Brian and Wendy Hall

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Apr 3, 2019

Phil and Sheila

well done Jane

Apr 2, 2019

Rev Arthur and Jill Bromley

£15.00