Consultant Clinical Psychologist shortlisted for top award

22 September 2015

We are delighted to announce that Dr Miles Rogish, Consultant Clinical Psychologist at the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust’s (BIRT) York House has been shortlisted for the Laing Buisson Awards 2015 in the Excellence in Training category.

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The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust sets out approach to concussion

21 September 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) wants to ensure a better prognosis for people (including rugby and football players) who sustain a concussion, and to highlight the role that friends and family can play in identifying the symptoms.

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Drypool Community Grant benefits Victoria House service users

18 September 2015

Service users and staff at Victoria House in Hull are delighted to receive a £2500 donation from the Drypool Community Grant. This generous grant has been used to purchase iPads as part of the ConnectAbility Appeal.

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Our #ConnectAbility appeal reaches £100,000

14 September 2015

We would like to thank everyone who has helped our #ConnectAbility appeal reach £100,000 before the end of its first year. This three year appeal aims to raise £250,000 to buy 'assistive technology' for our Disability Lifestyle service users.

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Ernest Kleinwort Court celebrates thirty years

08 September 2015

The Disabilities Trust celebrated its first service, Ernest Kleinwort Court, 30th Anniversary on 4th September. The service hosted a ceremony from 4pm – 6pm on Friday 4th September with tours of the service and a plaque unveiling.

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£2.5 million development ‘Eastfields’ opens at Graham Anderson House

07 September 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust is delighted to announce that a new development; Eastfields, located at Graham Anderson House, Glasgow, had a ribbon cutting ceremony with guest of honour, Bailie Allan Stewart.

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Tip top hat festival benefits The Woodmill

07 September 2015

On 5th of September 2015 the annual Bridport Hat Festival was held in support of the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service The Woodmill which was chosen as one of the charities of the festival. There were superb live music acts at the festival plus some local trade stalls.

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Victoria House raises funds with Summer Fair

07 September 2015

Victoria House recently hosted its annual summer fair to raise funds for the #ConnectAbility Appeal – a national £250,000 fundraising appeal for assistive communications technology for Disability Lifestyle service users.

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EKC Summer Fair

07 September 2015

Service users and staff were delighted to welcome visitors to Ernest Kleinwort Court’s Annual Summer Fair Saturday 22nd August at 2pm. Visitors enjoyed a range of stalls, including a raffle with one lucky winner taking home the prize of a mini iPad.

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Service user hires new team member

01 September 2015

Andrew, a service user from Autism Spectrum Partners’ (ASP) service The Maples, has been supporting the service in recruiting a new member of the team. This is the first time ASP have formally had service users contribute to the interview proces

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