Brigg and Goole MP Andrew Percy visited Goole Neurorehabilitation Centre (GNRC) on 20th May. Mr Percy has always been a great supporter of GNRC and it was a pleasure to welcome him back. He met with people living at GNRC and spoke about local brain injury pathways with staff.
Following the recent Louis Theroux documentary featuring people supported by BIRT, we have received warm messages from politicians across the country. Watch this space for details about future visits by Members of Parliament and the Welsh Assembly to our centres.
The referendum on whether Britain should remain a member of the EU will take place on Thursday 23rd June. The deadline to register to vote is midnight, Tuesday 7th June.
The Law Commission published their interim statement on their consultation of November 2015 into Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. The full response to the consultation is expected later in 2016. The Disabilities Trust responded to the consultation last year – please get in touch to read our submission.