The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) is calling for all pharmacists to have equal access to a service to support their mental health and wellbeing.
I was genuinely humbled to catch up with Alastair McMurray who is undertaking one of the most epic challenges I have come across. He is undertaking a mammoth Sportathon for three charities over the months of August and September this year. In completing this he is hoping to raise £100,000 to split […]
Currently, demand for the Pharmacist Support’s services exceeds its income. The leadership team at the charity have said that the need to raise funds is therefore of great importance.
Pharmacist Support, the pharmacy profession’s independent charity, is delighted to announce an expansion of its partnership work with Boots UK. Following a successful coaching pilot in 2017, both Boots UK and Pharmacist Support have shared an aspiration to develop this work further to reach more of those in the profession who are encountering […]
Well Pharmacy announced the results of its first official charity partnership with the Stroke Association. The partnership raised over £200,000. Launching in January 2017, the key aim of the partnership was to raise awareness of the link between high blood pressure and stroke, to encourage the general public to get their blood pressure […]
PharmaDoctor (owned by Escripts Marketing Ltd), and the Encephalitis Society (Registered Charity No. 1087843) are pleased to announce a long-term partnership whereby PharmaDoctor becomes the official sponsor of the Encephalitis Society’s online travel health guidance portal. The Encephalitis Society is launching a new section on its website to increase travellers’ awareness of infectious […]
Knights Oakwood Pharmacy in Birstall has won first ever Turn it PurpleTM Pharmacy of the Year Award. The award encouraged pharmacies across the country to further their knowledge of the disease and raise awareness of pancreatic cancer in their local communities. The award was created to commend pharmacy teams for the important role they play in aiding […]
In June 2017 I was facing crisis point. I was facing financial ruin due to debts in excess of £60k, living way beyond my means and working 50+ hours a week to try and make ends meet. I was in danger of losing my house and stress and pressures of work were also […]
World Pharmacists Day this year saw the start of the Pharmacist Support third annual #GoGreen4PS fundraising campaign. This is a month-long campaign that saw pharmacy students, pre-reg trainees, pharmacists and retired pharmacists all come together to have some fun and raise money for the charity. Pharmacist Support kicked off this year’s festivities Glaswegian style at […]
The call for proposals for the Commonwealth Partnerships for Antimicrobial Stewardship project is now open. In September, the Fleming Fund announced the Commonwealth Partnerships for Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS) which will support links between NHS staff and peers in hospitals in Commonwealth countries across Africa. This project will be delivered by the Tropical Health and […]