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Enhanced rehabilitation for Tŷ Aberdafen service user

21 April 2017

Richard from Tŷ Aberdafen in Llanelli's speech is usually limited to yes or no answers, but his conversation has become more animated since staff began encouraging his interest in steam trains.

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A new sensory room for Tŷ Aberdafen

23 March 2017

A new sensory room for people needing more stimulation in the course of their rehabilitation has been created at BIRT centre, Tŷ Aberdafen, in Llanelli, using money raised from the Eyes Alight appeal.

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Ty Aberdafen welcomes Lee Waters AM with cake

27 July 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust's (BIRT) centre in south Wales, Tŷ Aberdafen, welcomed Assembly Member Lee Waters to join BIRT's 25th anniversary celebrations. Mr Waters heard from users of the service about the expert support provided at the centre.

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Nick Thatcher visits Ty Aberdafen

04 May 2016

Nick Thatcher recently visited Tŷ Aberdafen to see how the funds raised by the Huw Thatcher Trust have been spent at the service and how the service users have benefited from the donations.

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Plaid Cymru leader visits brain injury centre in Llanelli

16 February 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) was pleased to welcome leader of Plaid Cymru Leanne Wood AM to its centre in Wales, Tŷ Aberdafen. During their tour of the state-of-the-art environmentally friendly building Ms Wood and Ms Jones saw the fully accessible facilities.

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Book your FREE brain injury roadshow

05 January 2016

Tŷ Aberdafen, the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service in Llanelli, is offering free educational roadshows to health and social care professionals across South Wales. The roadshows are presented by management and clinical staff from Tŷ Aberdafen

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First birthday celebration – join us for one of our free events at Ty Aberdafen!

08 July 2015

Tŷ Aberdafen is celebrating its first birthday in style and you are invited to join in the festivities! Will you choose a guided tour, meet with the clinical team, enjoy a breakfast meeting, or partake of coffee and cake?

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Sit-skiing achieves Matthew’s ‘need for speed’

03 July 2015

Tŷ Aberdafen arrange a Ski-trial for Matthew at a Disability Ski Group based in Pembrey Country Park, a dynamic and social group lead by a local independent neurophysiotherapist.

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Ty Aberdafen seminar a success

03 July 2015

More than 40 people attended ‘Fatigue Management after Brain Injury’, a free educational seminar hosted by Tŷ Aberdafen at the National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne. The seminar was heralded as a great success.

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Specialist Occupational Therapist joins team at Ty Aberdafen

01 July 2015

Gemma Lerwell joins as a new Occupational Therapist at Tŷ Aberdafen. Gemma is an effective communicator, has a high level of experience providing effective goal-oriented therapy planning and interventions.

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