We offer a range of specialist residential, hospital and community based services for individuals with acquired brain injury, delivering high quality rehabilitation and support for people with complex needs across the UK.

News & Events

04 December
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Music therapy at Tŷ Aberdafen

Nordoff Robbins music therapist Lucie visits Tŷ Aberdafen each week to deliver music therapy sessions. Here she shares what the group sessions are like for the service users.

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27 November
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Paul is connected and in control thanks to assistive technology

Thanks to assistive technology, Paul is now able to be more connected to the world, accessing information online without support.

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23 November
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West Heath House welcomes new Clinical Psychologist

Dr Laura Clemens is a Clinical Psychologist, based at the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust’s service in Birmingham, West Heath House. Laura gives some insight into what a Clinical Psychologist does, and what it's like to work for the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT).

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About us

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) aims to provide the best quality neurobehavioural rehabilitation for people with complex and challenging needs after brain injury.

BIRT is committed to seeking new and imaginative solutions to meet the needs of our service users. Our clinicians regularly carry out research, working in close collaboration with academic institutions on a range of projects. Find out more information on our current research projects.

The BIRT Guide to Living has been highly commended by the British Medical Association for meeting the needs of patients.

NHS England’s Improving Rehabilitation Services Programme has recently launched new commissioning guidance for Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and their local partners. Read our Top Ten Tips response to the NHS Commissioning Guidelines.

Case studies and outcomes

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) is the charity provides a full continuum of services to meet the need of individuals at any stage and requirement. Meet some of the people that have benefited from our brain injury rehabilitation services and see how we could help you or your family. We invite you to meet some of the people who have benefited from brain injury rehabilitation with us.

We welcome your feedback about all our services. Let us know your thoughts via our satisfaction survey. Our annual Outcome Report highlights changes to service user behaviour during and after their rehabilitation at BIRT’s centres

With a full contiuum of services to meet the need of individuals at any stage and requirement, theBrain Injury Rehabilitation Trust(BIRT) is the leading charity providing brain injury rehabilitation across the UK.