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Policy & Campaigns Update 21st June 2016

21 June 2016

Read our round-up of articles relating to the referendum on whether Britain should remain in the European Union, which takes place on Thursday 23rd June, and how it will affect those with disabilities.

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New Brain Injury Linkworker Service report released

20 June 2016

The Foundation has just released its Brain Injury Linkworker Service Report (2016 edition) which combines Outcomes Reports from our work in prisons and young offender institutions.

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Lloyds Banking Group volunteers at Ty Aberdafen

17 June 2016

Six volunteers from Lloyds Banking Group visited Tŷ Aberdafen to take on a gardening project at the service. The volunteers wanted to get involved as part of Volunteer Week.

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Sing along! West Heath House celebrate Action For Brain Injury Week

15 June 2016

West Heath House hosted a series of events and activities to celebrate May's Action for Brain Injury Week. The highlight of the week was the arrival of a karaoke machine.

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'Changing Lives' - a new publication from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

15 June 2016

'Changing Lives' is a new booklet from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) which launches a year of anniversary celebrations. It includes interviews with experts from the field of brain injury and a free poster.

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News roundup from Osman House

14 June 2016

Staff and service users from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust's Osman House have had a busy few weeks with fundraising activities, day trips and taking part in the Tour De Yorkshire celebrations.

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Redford Court raise funds for local charity

14 June 2016

BIRT's Redford Court in Liverpool recently held a Super Hero Day to raise funds for a local children's hospice. Service users and staff got dressed up, baked cakes and raised over £250.

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Redford Court host annual ball

10 June 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust's (BIRT's) Redford Court in Liverpool recently hosted their annual ball. An evening of celebration for service users and staff with an awards ceremony.

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Thomas Edward Mitton House welcomes Irene Sobowale, CEO of The Disabilities Trust

10 June 2016

The Disabilities Trust CEO, Irene Sobowale, visited Thomas Edward Mitton House in Milton Keynes during Action for Brain Injury Awareness Week. It was a busy week of activities from camping to gardening with a bit of smoothie making thrown in.

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The Woodmill launches a new brain injury rehabilitation outreach service

06 June 2016

The Woodmill has launched a new, flexible outreach service for individuals living in a home setting. This is a service for people who would benefit from structured rehabilitation to help them gain independence.

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