service user standing outside Chalkdown House with support worker

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust to close Chalkdown House

28 June 2017

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT), part of national charity The Disabilities Trust, has reluctantly decided to close its centre for people with brain injury and mental health needs, Chalkdown House in Swindon.

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sweets and card celebrating carers day at Redford Court

Carers week celebrations

27 June 2017

Carers Week celebrations took place at Redford Court with a special treat to thank staff for all their dedication to the service. Staff were treated to a delicious lunch at the centre, to thank them for all their hard work.

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High Sherriff and Lord Mayor attend an open day at Redford Court

Welcoming the community for Care Homes Open Day

27 June 2017

Redford Court was proud to open their doors to the community as part of the Care Homes Open Day 2017 initiative and were delighted to be joined by the High Sherriff of Merseyside and the Lord Mayor of Liverpool.

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Volunteers from Lloyds pose outside Bristol Road

‘Day to make a difference’ at Bristol Road

27 June 2017

A team of staff from Lloyds Bank visited 1101 Bristol Road to take on some gardening and decorating tasks whilst the staff and residents kept them supplied with drinks and cake during the day.

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support worker and service user walking down a corridoor in Redford Court

Open day at Redford Court

14 June 2017

Redford Court is taking part in the Care Home Open day on 16/06/2017 to encourage local people to visit care homes in their community and to work together to develop better relationships.

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Michael O’Reilly after completing a one mile swim for Redford Court

Great North Swim success for Michael

13 June 2017

Huge congratulations go to Michael who completed a one mile swim on Lake Windermere in the Great North Swim, on behalf of the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service Redford Court.

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Rob Cracknell poses before his London to Paris bike ride challenge

Volunteers Week 2017: Rob’s London to Paris Bike Challenge

05 June 2017

As a thank you for the help and support Rob Cracknell received at Fen House following a severe brain injury, Rob has been fundraising over the last three years and has already raised £3,000!

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support worker going through paperwork with service user in the therapy rooms of York House

Lecturer from the University of Surrey visits Kerwin Court

02 June 2017

Dr Hannah Thompson introduced some of the most recent conceptualisations of how knowledge is organised at the May edition of the continuing professional development session in Kerwin Court.

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service user working with occupational therapist in Daniel Yorath House

Daniel Yorath House is recognised with a ‘Good’ CQC report

25 May 2017

Staff at Daniel Yorath House were delighted that one of their supported houses achieved a ‘Good’ rating in it’s latest CQC report. The report highlighted: "Staff supported people in the least restrictive way possible."

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Gemma Chaplin before raising money for Fen House

Gemma runs the Edinburgh Marathon for Fen House

25 May 2017

Gemma Chaplin is running the Edinburgh Marathon for Fen House, the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service in Ely. Her initial fundraising target was £325 but she has already raised £530.

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