NHS Education for Scotland have kindly provided some bursary funding, for up to £250 per applicant, to support attendance at the BIRT Conference, 2017. Learn more about how to apply for the funding.
See how we celebrated Action for Brain Injury Week 2017. It's not too late to get involved! See the photos of what our centres have been up to and enter our competition to find the best photo of how you 'Show Your Brain Some Love'!
Service users and staff from BIRT centre, Redford Court in Liverpool, celebrated their annual ball on Friday 12th May 2017 – which also recognised Action for Brain injury week (8th-14th May).
Featured in Brain Injury News, Dr Sue Copstick, Director of Clinical Services, introduces Duncan and Gary, who have made substantial progress in their rehabilitation through engaging in volunteering.
Find out the latest about the people who featured in the Louis Theroux documentary ‘A Different Brain’, one year after broadcast on BBC Two, including a special update from Louis himself.
Nursing staff throughout the country are celebrating nurses day on Friday 12th May which is the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth. Although we highlight the work we do throughout the year, this day gives us a platform to shout about our good work.
On Wednesday 25th April, the BIRT centre; Redford Court in Liverpool, hosted a free educational seminar for professionals working in the health and social care with special interest in brain injury.
Spaces are 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.
BIRT Centre York House in York has been judged to be ‘Good’ in its recent CQC report. The York House team were particularly pleased that the service was reported to demonstrate a very person-centred culture.
Since moving to BIRT’s Tŷ Aberdafen in 2015, service user Rachel has gradually gained more confidence and has now started attending a jewellery workshop.