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21 04, 2021

Surviving necrotizing fasciitis – Robin’s story

2021-04-21T13:51:47+01:00 April 21st, 2021|Awareness, Charity|

Surviving necrotizing fasciitis – Robin's story We know that mortality rates can be low in some areas; here Robin tells us how he survived necrotizing fasciitis: "I developed NF in August 2014 in my shoulder. Initially I had severe pain in my right shoulder. As this week progressed, I developed some discolouration to my chest, [...]

8 04, 2021

Getting back to work after trauma

2021-04-08T12:26:22+01:00 April 8th, 2021|Awareness, Charity, Latest News|

Are you struggling with getting back to work after trauma? Whether it be finding a job, settling back into your old workplace, or struggling with your mental health; work can feel very different after the trauma of necrotising fasciitis. If you or a loved one are struggling with getting back to work after trauma, it [...]

18 03, 2021

Meet the Team – Trustee and Ambassador for Scotland, Elaine McCulloch!

2021-03-18T10:08:11+00:00 March 18th, 2021|Charity, Latest News|

We are pleased to announce the next in our 'Meet the Team' series and are proud to introduce Elaine McCulloch, Trustee and Ambassador for Scotland! Elaine tells us her story: "I became involved in The Lee Spark NF Foundation after contracting Necrotising Fasciitis after a emergency c-section on 14th April 2005. I spent many months [...]

18 02, 2021

Meet the Team – Our Founder, Doreen Cartledge!

2021-02-18T11:45:32+00:00 February 18th, 2021|Charity, Latest News|

Our Founder, the incredible Doreen Cartledge. Through personal loss of her son Lee Spark in October 1999 of the horrific infection necrotising fasciitis (NF); Doreen has campaigned endlessly to raise awareness by giving lectures including statistics and survey results from survivors and bereaved. Doreen Cartledge Doreen has been involved in world wide organisations [...]

1 02, 2021

Bereavement during COVID-19

2021-02-01T14:19:12+00:00 February 1st, 2021|Awareness, Charity, Latest News|

Bereavement during normal times is heartbreaking and can be extremely hard to comes to terms with. Bereavement during COVID-19 has been even harder. As you are aware these times, almost one year ago we all have tried our very best to remain positive . Hanging on to every news-bulletin in hope that later on that [...]

25 01, 2021

Donating through Smile Amazon

2021-01-25T09:48:55+00:00 January 25th, 2021|Awareness, Charity, Fundraising|

What is Smile Amazon? Everyone loves the convenience of shopping online and Amazon is at the forefront of the online shopping revolution. Now you can shop online and donate through Amazon Smile at the same time - it's so simple! Did you know when shopping through Smile Amazon you can request a donation to your [...]

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