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Higos Supports Time is PreciousTuesday 19th July 2016

Higos Insurance Services is delighted to support Time is Precious, a Somerset based charity which has been setup to support sick children who, because of illness or disability, find themselves in hospital for treatment. 

Flick Franks, a member of the Higos Community Fund and Louise Guise from the Higos Somerton office, presented a cheque for £2,000 to Louise Coate, Trustee of Time is Precious on Tuesday 14th June 2016, outside the Higos Somerton office.

Time is Precious work with Bristol Children's Hospital, Royal United Hospital Children's Centre & P.A.T Centre Bath and Yeovil Hospital to purchase items and provide the things that are essential to the hospital and their patients to create a more comfortable and relaxed atmosphere to help assist recovery.

Nicky Halford, Founder of Time is Precious commented “We would like to thank Higos Insurance Services for such an amazing donation. Time Is Precious, is a totally voluntary run charity, helping to improve our local hospitals environment to create a more relaxing atmosphere, to make time in hospital for children and their families little easier, by supplying equipment and refurbishing rooms. The £2,000 donation will go towards an amazing new upcoming project in Yeovil Hospital’s Children’s Ward, to be announced in the coming months.”

Flick Franks of the Higos Community Fund commented “We are thrilled to have donated £2,000 to Time is Precious. This fantastic charity bring a bit of normality into the lives of children who are suffering in hospital.  In addition to providing items such as iPads, DVD players and games for the children they also supply essentials for the parent and therapy rooms, sensory equipment, specialised seating and standing frames, as well as undertaking refurbishments of rooms. We wish them all the best for the Yeovil Hospital project and look forward to seeing the results.”

If you would like further information on Time is Precious please visit their website www.timeisprecious.org

Pictured below from left to right are Louise Coate, Trustee of Time is Precious, Louise Guise, and Flick Franks, Higos Community Fund member.

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