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Brain Injury Workshop at West Yorkshire conference

25 May 2016

A brain injury workshop hosted by staff from The Disabilities Trust Foundation Social Exclusion team was well received at the West Yorkshire Finding Independence conference 2016.

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Discussing autism with URC Fellowship

24 May 2016

Cat Hogan, Senior Learning Coordinator at Hollyrood in Lindfield recently gave a talk to the local URC Fellowship group about autism and the work the team at Hollyrood does.

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Cisco Systems volunteer day at The Maples

16 May 2016

An incredible 45 volunteers from Cisco Systems went to The Maples to offer assistance gardening around the grounds and painting fences around the bungalows.

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Louis Theroux documentary A Different Brain

15 May 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust is delighted to be at the heart of a brand new Louis Theroux documentary: 'A Different Brain'. Find out more about our involvement.

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Holiday activities from The Maples

12 May 2016

Service users from The Maples have recently been on some fascinating trips across the country, such as visiting Blackpool aquarium and attending a glass blowing class.

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Policy & Campaigns Update 11th May 2016

11 May 2016

A look back to the elections that took place on 5th May for the Scottish Government, Welsh Assembly and local authorities in England; and a look ahead to the Louis Theroux documentary 'A Different Brain'.

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Volunteer team creates new sensory garden

10 May 2016

Volunteers from consultancy firm Huntswood visited The Maples and set to work on decorating the service and creating a sensory garden.

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BIRT Sponsor special brain injury conference in Glasgow!

05 May 2016

BIRT is a premium sponsor at a Neuropsychological Rehabilitation conference in Glasgow. We will be taking the opportunity to share the results of some of the pioneering work that is being done in our services.

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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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Watch Louis Theroux's new film for a rare peek inside the world of brain injury rehabilitation

04 May 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust is delighted to be at the heart of a brand new Louis Theroux documentary: 'A Different Brain' , due to be broadcast on Sunday 15th May 2016 at 9pm on BBC Two.

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