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The Woodmill takes on ROC Football Tournament

08 July 2016

Service users from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service, The Woodmill, attended the Robert Owen Communities (ROC) Active Football tournament to celebrate the UEFA European Championships.

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Free brain injury roadshows from Thomas Edward Mitton House

07 July 2016

Thomas Edward Mitton House in Milton Keynes this week launched their FREE brain injury roadshows, designed specifically for busy professionals working with adults with brain injury.

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Open afternoon at Thomas Edward Mitton House

07 July 2016

Thomas Edward Mitton House in Milton Keynes are holding an open afternoon on Thursday 21 July to meet and greet health and social care professionals in the Milton Keynes area.

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Birt represents the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust at BISWG conference

01 July 2016

Staff from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust attended the annual BISWG (Brain Injury Social Work Group) conference at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, which was attended by over 120 delegates, including local authority social workers.

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Siemens donate £1000 to BIRT service

01 July 2016

Service users and staff from Daniel Yorath House turned out in force to thank General Manager, Peter Thorpe from Siemens for a £1,000 donation to celebrate their health and safety record.

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Forensic in-reach brain injury service launched

01 July 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) has launched a brand new service which will work with people in prison, young offender institutions and those on probation who have a brain injury.

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Gary completes charity mile and raises £2,500!

23 June 2016

Gary, a service user at Daniel Yorath House near Leeds, recently took part in a sponsored walk. This was a huge achievement for Gary as he was dependent on his wheelchair when he first arrived.

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Take part in groundbreaking memory research with the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

22 June 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust has updated and extended a set of materials used in the assessment of memory: the BIRT Memory and Information Processing Battery (BMIPB) for testing in clinical settings.

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Sing along! West Heath House celebrate Action For Brain Injury Week

15 June 2016

West Heath House hosted a series of events and activities to celebrate May's Action for Brain Injury Week. The highlight of the week was the arrival of a karaoke machine.

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'Changing Lives' - a new publication from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

15 June 2016

'Changing Lives' is a new booklet from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) which launches a year of anniversary celebrations. It includes interviews with experts from the field of brain injury and a free poster.

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