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The Freeman Heart & Lung Transplant Association (FHLTA)

The FHLTA is a voluntary organisation consisting of heart and or lung transplant recipients, families and their supporters. We hope you find our website informative and helpful.

The Freeman Hospital is located in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England.

Aims and Objectives of the FHLTA

  • To relieve Heart & Lung transplant patients of the Freeman Hospital, who are sick and convalescing or in need of assistance, advice or facilities for recreation in order to improve their conditions of life and generally support the charitable work of the said hospital.
  • To advance the education of the public in the needs of transplantation and to mobilise, encourage, foster and maintain the interest and support of the public.
  • To give and exchange information and advice to promote education in all matters relating to transplantation.
  • To provide or assist in the provision of amenities in the Freeman Hospital including equipment, which may be needed for the benefit of Heart and Lung transplant patient

Latest News

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Feb 18

Joan Whitney, Rest In Peace

As you are aware our dear friend and fellow member of the FHLTA, Joan Whitney passed away surrounded by family on the 16th January. Joan has always been an active...
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Feb 18

Newcastle Cares Newsletter

Newcastle Cares provides a regular insight into what is going on in the Newcastle hospitals as well as the community setting across Newcastle. Read the latest issues of the Newcastle Cares newsletter  
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Latest Sports News

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Jan 18

British Transplant Games 2017

2017’s Transplant Games took place in North Lanarkshire Scotland We had a team of 47 Competitors and 65 supporters representing the Freeman Hospital. Nine of those were newly transplanted patients and...
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Dec 16

New Sport Team Manager

Hello Everyone I have now taken over as The Freeman Sports Team Manager and Louise Mclellan will be Assistant Team Manager. We are a team of all ages and abilities...
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