Find out how the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) enables people with an acquired brain injury (ABI) to become more independent.

  • Luke: After experiencing a traumatic brain injury in a road traffic accident Luke was admitted to Fen House for an intensive period of rehabilitation. Through an inter-disciplinary approach which focused on Luke returning to rehabilitation, he has now become a support worker himself at Fen House where he can draw on his own experience. Read Luke's story.
  • Samantha: Days before she was admitted into hospital Samantha had complained about dizziness and headaches. She was then found unconscious, having suffered from a subarachnoid haemorrhage, and spent ten days in an induced coma whilst neurosurgeons operated to stop the bleeding on her brain. After three months of treatment in hospital Samantha was admitted to Fen House where she began her rehabilitation. Read Samantha's story.