Volunteers from Enable pose after tidying up the gardens at York House

Enabling a new sensory garden at York House

23 August 2017

On 10th August, York House service users and staff welcomed volunteers and mentors from the charity Enable into their garden in order to turn an area of grass into a sensory garden everyone could enjoy.

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All the fun of the Circus

23 August 2017

Service users from Shinewater Court, in Eastbourne, have been enjoying day trips to the Circus; visiting the local marina and partying at their annual Summer Disco.

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BIRT outcome measure published in peer-reviewed journal

16 August 2017

Increasing a person’s independence and ability to participate in meaningful activities are key aims of neurorehabilitation, as greater participation is associated with better quality of life and general wellbeing.

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Support worker, Nick Fensome, holding his staff award

York House celebrates Excellence in Care award winners

15 August 2017

Staff at York House have been awarded the Cate Devane Award for Excellence in Care, given in memory of their much-loved Deputy Manager who passed away in 2016 after a year-long battle with leukaemia.

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Fundraisers pose before cycle expedition to Paris from Worthing

Friends take on epic journey to raise money for Ernest Kleinwort Court

09 August 2017

Nick Peniston-Bird and Dean Vince are taking an epic journey from Worthing to Paris. They'll be cycling over 320 miles in four days to raise money for Ernest Kleinwort Court, a cause close to their hearts.

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Autism community house rated ‘Outstanding’ by CQC

25 July 2017

Staff and the people they support at Beech Hill are celebrating after being awarded ‘Outstanding’ by care watchdog the CQC, which puts them in the top two per cent of care providers in the whole of England.

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Sell-out success for Birmingham seminar

17 July 2017

Bristol Road and West Heath House presented a free educational seminar: ‘Finding neuro: exploring hidden disability’. which was hugely popular and sold out in advance, with over 60 delegates attending.

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Louis Theroux: 'A Different Brain' repeated on REALLY

17 July 2017

Don’t miss your chance to watch Louis Theroux's BBC documentary: 'A Different Brain' again. The programme was filmed at our services and will be broadcast on tv channel REALLY on 25th July at 10pm.

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Adam Afriye poses with Ruth Bovil and Irene Sobowale in Heathermount school

Heathermount Headteacher in second retirement surprise

12 July 2017

Retiring Headteacher Ruth Bovill was "bowled over by the lovely gesture" after Heathermount School's new sports hall was named after her. 'The Bovill' Sports Hall was officially opened by local MP Adam Afriye.

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Our latest newsletter now available

11 July 2017

Welcome to the Victoria House newsletter where lots of things have been happening! We hope you have enjoy reading what we have been up to in the last few months.

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