Today is no smoking day and I.M.P.S. is asking you all to inspire a smoke free generation. Click here to make a pledge today.
Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. has joined the mannequin challenge craze. Click here to see what happens during an I.M.P.S. CPR session.
Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. is supporting road safety week by encouraging people to take the Brake Pledge to become safer drivers. A road safety stall was held in the main concourse of the John Radcliffe Hospital and 100 members of staff and visitors engaged with the team to discuss road safety and safer driving. We managed to […]
Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. would like to thank the wonderful Outdoor Traders Cycling Club for their donation of £2775 raised by organising a ride to remember Richard Kell. Richard, one of their members, tragically died on 23rd August 2016 from injuries he sustained in a crash during the Prudential Ride London 2016 event. 40 members braved the rain […]
On Tuesday 11th October, I.M.P.S. (Injury Minimisation Programme for Schools), run by City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) celebrated 15 years of helping year 6 pupils to help save lives. The Injury Minimisation Programme for Schools is an innovative health education programme for 10 and 11 year olds that teaches them how to manage […]
Following a crash during Ride London, OTCC club member and friend, Richard Kell, very sadly died on 23rd August 2016 as a result of his injuries. On Sunday 16th October, the club are organising the OTCC 50-50-50 Ride for Richard: (at least) 50 riders cycling 50 miles and each trying to raise £50 for our chosen […]
Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. trainer Clare Hamer is on target to swim the channel at her local swimming pool. Clare’s target of 1416 lengths/22 miles is set to be achieved by December 4th and she is asking for sponsorship to support I.M.P.S. which is a charity close to her heart. Clare said “I am a trainer for I.M.P.S. […]
“My life flashed before my eyes” said Richard Branson following his involvement in a cycling accident. Luckily he was wearing a helmet that saved his life. Read Richards story in his own words here. We always recommend wearing a cycle helmet every time you go out on your bike – it won’t stop you falling […]
A team of 20 brave souls hung out on Sunday at the hospital abseil, John Radcliffe Hospital to raise funds for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. The weather was kind, the supporters enthusiastic and Radio Cherwell was on hand to play inspiring music. Team member Associate Chief Nurse Mark Statham said, “My son Angus had a fantastic experience […]
Thats Oxfordshire TV came along to Witney Community Hospital to take part in an I.M.P.S. visit recently and you can watch the film they made here. Thank you to Lynnie our fantastic trainer, the children from Queen Emma’s Primary School and Amy our I.M.P.S. co-ordinator for their contribution.