Project information

37000 Leaflets

Sepsis claims 37000 lives per year in the UK, raising awareness aims to save 15,000 lives per year. Sepsis does not discriminate and claims the lives of newborns, babies, toddlers, infants, juniors, teenagers, adults and the elderly. This project aims to give out 37000 public information leaflets.

May 2013 - May 2014

Charity information: United Kingdom Sepsis Trust

United Kingdom Sepsis Trust logo
  • Need

    Need

    Sepsis is the bodies overwhelming response to an infection. There is widespread poor knowledge amongst both the public and professionals. Simply early recognition and treatment may save lives.

    Solution

    By distributing leaflets so the public can know about this devastating illness may help people to present at their GP or hospital earlier.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Raise funds for the printing and distribution of information leaflets

    Activities

    » Raise funds to print 37000 leaflets
    » Distribute 37000 leaflets to the public via fundraising events, hospitals and GP surgeries

    Achieving the required funding


  • Impact

    Impact

    Through national data collection we can see how many people present with sepsis. We can display national survival rates, which will be attributable to a multi-action approach.

    Risk

    Lack of funding, lack of awareness. We are constantly working to raise awareness through multiple sources

    Reporting

    We will communicate through multiple social communication sites

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £1,640

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      Amount Heading Description
      £900 Leaflets To print 37000 leaflets
      £740 Distribution Postage and packaging of leaflets to distribute
  • Background

    Location

    National

    Beneficiaries

    Everyone

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    Are charity is set up to raise awareness of Sepsis

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Fiona Lawrence

    Trustee and Director of finance

    Sarah Evans

    Administrator

    Georgina McNamara

    Trustee and Secretary

    Rhian Oliver

    Trustee and directory of patients and relatives