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Daniel Yorath House celebrates generous fundraising donation

13 December 2017

Angela Ord recently climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Daniel Yorath House and celebrations were held to thank for her fundraising efforts and to congratulate her on the incredible accomplishment.

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Inspirational hero visits West Heath House

11 December 2017

Dave Watson, who competed in the Invictus Games in Toronto 2017, and won Gold in discus and Bronze in shot put, visited West Heath House and shared many stories with the service users.

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Neuropsychologically Informed Rehabilitation (NIR)

30 November 2017

Dr Ivan Pitman, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist with the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) delivered one in a series of courses in Neuropsychologically Informed Rehabilitation (NIR) as part of our Forensic In-Reach Brain Injury Service (FiBiS).

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New supported living opportunities in Blackpool

15 November 2017

We are pleased to announce details of our latest community supported living project for adults with acquired brain injury, in Blackpool, Lancashire. We are working in partnership with BEST Housing Association.

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Celebrating the end of summer at York House

14 November 2017

York House held an official opening party of the sensory garden to celebrate the hard work and dedication of both the service users and volunteers over the summer. A wonderful afternoon was had by all.

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Rehabilitation success at Thomas Edward Mitton House

14 November 2017

Read how Nigel has made huge progress since his discharge from Thomas Edward House in May 2016. His wife, Anne, wrote to the service to let them know how he was getting along.

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Community Services round-up 11th November 2017

11 November 2017

In this round-up: Julie, from Leeds, recently passed her wheelchair road test; Staff and service users at Hull, participated in all the fun of the fayre; and Stuart, from Brighton, recently visited the Emirates Football Stadium.

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Community Services round-up: 27th October 2017

27 October 2017

Service users from Reading invisited the O2 Arena, and had the chance to experience flying in an Emirates Airlines simulator; Staff at North Lincolnshire celebrated service user P’s 51st birthday ; and more!

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The benefits of sensory integration

13 October 2017

The benefits of sensory integration groups on the participation of children and young people with learning disabilities

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Highlights from the UK’s leading brain injury conference #BIRT2017

05 October 2017

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust was delighted to host the #BIRT Conference 2017 in September 2017. Over 260 delegates from the world of brain injury rehabilitation were inspired by sector-leading knowledge at the two day event.

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