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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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Eastfields opening at Graham Anderson House

27 August 2015

BIRT is delighted to announce that their new development: Eastfields, at the Graham Anderson House service, Glasgow, will have a ribbon cutting ceremony with guest of honour, Bailie Allan Stewart, on the 2nd of September 2015.

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The Woodmill 2016 Calendar

24 August 2015

By popular demand, The Woodmill are creating a calendar for 2016, compiled and created by service users who attended an art group, run by local artist Louise King, in collaboration with our Occupational therapy Team.

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Family Celebration Day marks end of term

11 August 2015

On Wednesday 22nd July, Heathermount School invited 140 guests, including students and their families, School Governors and the Chief Executive of The Disabilities Trust to their Family Celebration Day

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David Lidington MP visits Kent House

11 August 2015

Kent House welcomed David Lidington MP to the service to have a sit down with staff and take part in a Q&A session with service users. Topics covered included, local transport issues, welfare benefits and improving access to education.

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Breakthrough research at the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

07 August 2015

Dr Ivan Pitman presented his research findings after conducting the largest ever investigations into the prevalence of brain injury amongst prisoners at the 34th International Congress of Law and Mental Health.

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Consultant Psychologist attends Australian conference

31 July 2015

Dr Brian O’Neill, Consultant Psychologist at BIRT’s Graham Anderson House recently attended the International Neuropsychology Society (INS) in Sydney Australia where he shared innovative rehabilitation approaches with the international community.

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Green fingers wins the day for The Woodmill

28 July 2015

Gardening guru and Woodmill service user Mark scoops up success by winning four awards for his home grown vegetables in the Mid Devon Agricultural Show! Well done Mark.

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Planning for the bigger goal

27 July 2015

Since moving into Osman House, Jay’s physical, cognitive, social and everyday skills have dramatically improved, helping him become more independent and participate more in his rehabilitation programme.

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Names announced for new GAH development

24 July 2015

We are pleased to announce the names for the new developments at Graham Anderson House, providing new additional services for people with brain injury, allowing the service to extend its provision and facilities in Glasgow.

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