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Just announced: Poster presentation spaces available at BIRT Conference
20/02/2017

BIRT Conference.jpg BIRT announces a number of spaces available for the BIRT Conference 2017 for abstracts and poster presentations for any research or clinical developments in the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of people with ABI.

The Disabilities Trust Annual Review 2015 / 16
17/02/2017

Annual_review_2016 The Disabilities Trust Annual Review 2015-16 is now available to download from our website. Also in 'Easy Read' format. We are pleased to have seen many high points in what has been a very demanding year.

Brain injury knowledge boost for social workers
16/02/2017

BISWG workshops5.jpg Social workers in London and Birmingham have been learning about brain injury, including the Brain Injury Needs Indicator (BINI) developed by the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT).

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The BIRT Conference 2017: Pioneering approaches, research and practice

BIRT_Conf_Brain_400px.png We are delighted to welcome you to the seventh biennial BIRT Conference. This event will showcase talks and workshops by leading brain injury rehabilitation experts, academics and practitioners from around the globe.

Pioneering Linkworker service launched at women’s prison HMP Drake Hall

Foundation IMG.jpg Female offenders with a brain injury at HMP Drake Hall near Stafford are receiving support from a specialist Linkworker from the Disabilities Trust Foundation – the first scheme of its type in a women’s prison in the UK.

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