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Award presentation evening at Heathermount

11 December 2015

Both former and current students from Heathermount School in Ascot were invited to an award presentation evening. They were presented their certificates by Heathermount’s Chair of Governors Eileen Jackman.

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A first for the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

08 December 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust held the Trust’s first ever webinar on Wednesday 18th November and hosted by Trust’s behavioural scientist; John McCrea, covering the effects of brain injury and a session on how to use our Brain Injury Needs Indicator.

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Nick Thatcher announced as Ambassador of The Disabilities Trust

07 December 2015

The Disabilities Trust is pleased to announce, Nick Thatcher, founder of The Huw Thatcher Trust as our new Ambassador. Since setting up the Trust, Nick, along with other family members and Huw’s friends have raised over £100,000.

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Nadia joins Prince's Trust for 12 weeks of adventures

23 October 2015

Staff at The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Redford Court recently supported service user Nadia to enroll with The Prince's Trust to help her gain independence and build her confidence.

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Concert raises over £1000

23 October 2015

This week service user Paul Hagan and his wife Kate presented Kerwin Court with a cheque for over £1000. The money was raised as part of a concert and will be used to pay to improve the CD collection and garden at Kerwin Court.

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Duchess of Northumberland visits Jane Percy House

23 October 2015

Service users and staff were delighted to welcome our Patron, the Duchess of Northumberland, to Jane Percy House, in Cramlington for afternoon tea on Thursday 22nd October.

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Birmingham lawyers get painting for BIRT service

21 October 2015

Specialist serious injury lawyers at Irwin Mitchell’s Birmingham office swapped their pinstripes for paintbrushes to support Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust’s (BIRT) West Heath House.

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Unique therapy at The Woodmill

20 October 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service The Woodmill is delighted to welcome a new member to their therapy team. Ruski the Labrador has joined the team as part of an initiative which provides unique therapeutic visits.

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Caked in Victory

12 October 2015

Service users from The Brain injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service York House entered The Great Retreat Bake off competition at the Retreat in York to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Epilepsy and brain injury seminar

12 October 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Kerwin Court in West Sussex, is presenting a seminar 'Epilepsy and brain injury', an annual free educational seminar.

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