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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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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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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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Daniel Yorath House to host free seminar for professionals

08 April 2016

In November 2016, BIRT's Graham Anderson House in Glasgow will host a Neurobehavioural Skills Training workshop for Occupational Therapists working in the field of acquired brain injury.

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Nick Thatcher announced as Ambassador of The Disabilities Trust

07 December 2015

The Disabilities Trust is pleased to announce, Nick Thatcher, founder of The Huw Thatcher Trust as our new Ambassador. Since setting up the Trust, Nick, along with other family members and Huw’s friends have raised over £100,000.

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Hitting the decks

08 April 2015

Lee, a service user at Daniel Yorath House, has been showing just what can be accomplished whilst undergoing therapy and rehabilitation by going from strength to strength engaging in a tailored fitness training programme.

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New technology supports physiotherapy rehabilitation

03 March 2015

With money raised by the Huw Thatcher Trust, Daniel Yorath House has been able to purchase specialist equipment called SaeboFlex which has really made a difference to the rehabilitation and lives of services users.

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service user in physical therapy session with support worker in Daniel Yorath House

Daniel Yorath House announces 2014 outcomes

25 February 2015

Ahead of the publication of its Annual Report, Daniel Yorath House has announced its outcome data for its service users. In a service with only 23 beds, the outcomes demonstrate how much has been achieved in a short space of time for many individuals.

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