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Daniel Yorath House awarded £10k for music therapy from National Lottery Community Fund

20 March 2019

We are thrilled to announce that Daniel Yorath House has been awarded a £10,000 grant to fund music therapy sessions at the service thanks to the National Lottery Community Fund and National Lottery players.

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Success for Spring Seminar

18 March 2019

Brain injury specialists from a range of health and social care fields attended Redford Court’s Spring Seminar on Wednesday 13 March. Entitled “Neuro Triad: a conceptual shift in Neurorehabilitation”.

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Kerwin Court receives five ‘Good’ ratings in CQC report

11 March 2019

CQC have reported that Kerwin Court, our BIRT service in Horsham, West Sussex, is Safe, Effective, Caring, Responsive and Well-led; retaining the ratings it received previously.

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New kitchen allows more independence at Fen House

20 February 2019

Everyone at Fen House is excited about their new kitchen that allows service users greater independence and more control.

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Kent House therapy team get muddy

15 February 2019

The therapy team at Kent House are on a mission to transform the service for the people they support – and what better way to fundraise than to get muddy?

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CQC rates The Disabilities Trust's North West Community Services as 'Good'

05 February 2019

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) found that the North West Community services were ‘Good’ in all five categories inspected. This domiciliary service supports people with a range of disabilities including acquired brain injury , learning disabilities, sensory impairment, physical disabilities and autism.

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Graham Anderson House receives an ‘Exceptional’ grade in the latest Healthcare Improvement Scotland inspection

01 February 2019

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Graham Anderson House, in Glasgow, was judged to be ‘Exceptional’ in one of the three, graded, key quality indicators - ‘People’s experience of care and the involvement of carers and families.’

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The Care Inspectorate reports that Eastfields has ‘Very Good’ Quality of care and support.

01 February 2019

Eastfields, a service run by the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) in Glasgow, has received favourable grades in the Care Inspectorate's most recent inspection.

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A colourful addition to Thomas Edward Mitton House

31 January 2019

Service users at Thomas Edward Mitton House in Milton Keynes have recently had a colourful addition to their physiotherapy room.

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North East Community Services receives a ‘Good’ report from CQC

14 January 2019

The Disabilities Trust’s support living houses which form the North East Region, registered at the Trust’s Westgate Court, have been judged to be ‘Good’ in all categories following its most recent inspection.

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