Roald Dahl's Marvellous Childrens Charity

Find a Roald Dahl specialist nurse

Providing the best possible healthcare for seriously ill children and young people in the UK.

We are very proud of our Roald Dahl specialist nurses* around the UK.

Scotland – 8 Roald Dahl nurses

  • Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital - epilepsy 
  • Dundee, Ninewells Hospital - 2 epilepsy nurses
  • Edinburgh, Royal Hospital for Sick Children - epilepsy
  • Glasgow, Royal Hospital for Sick Children - neuropaediatric
  • Inverness, Raigmore Hospital - 2 epilepsy nurses
  • Paisley, Royal Alexandra Hospital - epilepsy 

Wales – 5 Roald Dahl nurses

  • Cardiff, University Hospital of Wales - 2 epilepsy nurses
  • Newport, Royal Gwent Hospital - 3 epilepsy nurses

Northern Ireland - Roald Dahl nurse

  • Belfast, Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children - neurodisability nurse

England – 44 Roald Dahl nurses 

North East (2)

  • Newcastle, Royal Victoria Infirmary - 2 neurology nurses

North West (5)

  • Bolton, Halliwell Children's Centre - epilepsy 
  • Liverpool, Alder Hey Children's Hospital - epilepsy 
  • Manchester, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital - bone marrow transplant coordinator
  • Preston, Royal Preston Hospital - 2 epilepsy nurses

Yorkshire and the Humber (2)

  • Bradford, Bradford Royal Infirmary - haematology 
  • Leeds, Leeds General Infirmary - epilepsy 

Midlands (6)

  • Birmingham, Birmingham Women and Children's Hospital - 3 rare diseases nurses (1 of which is a transition nurse)
  • Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre - epilepsy 
  • Shrewsbury, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital - epilepsy 
  • Sutton-in-Ashfield (Notts), King's Mill Hospital - epilepsy

East (5)

  • Billericay, Mayflower Community Hospital - epilepsy
  • Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital - 3 nurses (epilepsy, haematology & neuromuscular)
  • Luton, Luton & Dunstable Hospital - haematology

 South East (12)

  • Brighton, Royal Sussex County Hospital -  acquired brain injury
  • Chertsey, Ashford and St Peter's Hospital - epilepsy
  • Dartford, Darent Valley Hospital - epilepsy/neurology
  • Guildford, The Royal Surrey County Hospital - 2 epilepsy nurses
  • Portsmouth, Queen Alexandra Hospital - epilepsy 
  • Southampton, Southampton General Hospital (Wessex Neurological Centre) - acquired brain injury 
  • Southampton, Southampton General Hospital - 2 epilepsy nurses and 1 haemophilia nurse
  • Tadworth, The Children's Trust - acquired brain injury
  • Tring, Rennie Grove Hospice Care - palliative 

 London (11) 

  • Boleyn Medical Centre, East Ham - epilepsy 
  • Chelsea and Westminster Hospital - epilepsy
  • Great Ormond Street Hospital - undiagnosed (SWAN - Syndromes Without A Name)
  • King's College Hospital - 2 occupational therapists (neuro-rehabilitation) and 1 haematology transition nurse
  • North Middlesex Hospital (Edmonton) - haematology
  • St Mary's Hospital (Paddington) - haematology
  • The Royal London Hospital - epilepsy
  • The Whittington Hospital - haematology
  • University College London Hospital - Play Specialist focusing on rare diseases and complex long-term conditions

South West (1)

  • Poole, Poole Hospital - acquired brain injury 

6 new Roald Dahl nurses coming soon at:

  • Liverpool, Alder Hey Children's Hospital - community epilepsy nurse
  • Liverpool Alder Hey Children's Hospital - neuromuscular nurse
  • London, Barts Health NHS Trust - transition nurse
  • London, King's College Hospital/Princess Royal University Hospital - epilepsy nurse
  • Portsmouth, Solent NHS Trust - community epilepsy nurse
  • Oxford, Oxford Children's Hospital - haematology nurse

*The term 'Roald Dahl specialist nurses' is inclusive of other healthcare professions funded by the charity, which encompass seriously ill children's holistic needs, including psychological needs.

This list is accurate as of 30th September 2017.