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Gary completes charity mile and raises £2,500!

23 June 2016

Gary, a service user at Daniel Yorath House near Leeds, recently took part in a sponsored walk. This was a huge achievement for Gary as he was dependent on his wheelchair when he first arrived.

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Take part in groundbreaking memory research with the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

22 June 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust has updated and extended a set of materials used in the assessment of memory: the BIRT Memory and Information Processing Battery (BMIPB) for testing in clinical settings.

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Sing along! West Heath House celebrate Action For Brain Injury Week

15 June 2016

West Heath House hosted a series of events and activities to celebrate May's Action for Brain Injury Week. The highlight of the week was the arrival of a karaoke machine.

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'Changing Lives' - a new publication from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

15 June 2016

'Changing Lives' is a new booklet from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) which launches a year of anniversary celebrations. It includes interviews with experts from the field of brain injury and a free poster.

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News roundup from Osman House

14 June 2016

Staff and service users from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust's Osman House have had a busy few weeks with fundraising activities, day trips and taking part in the Tour De Yorkshire celebrations.

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Redford Court raise funds for local charity

14 June 2016

BIRT's Redford Court in Liverpool recently held a Super Hero Day to raise funds for a local children's hospice. Service users and staff got dressed up, baked cakes and raised over £250.

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Redford Court host annual ball

10 June 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust's (BIRT's) Redford Court in Liverpool recently hosted their annual ball. An evening of celebration for service users and staff with an awards ceremony.

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Thomas Edward Mitton House welcomes Irene Sobowale, CEO of The Disabilities Trust

10 June 2016

The Disabilities Trust CEO, Irene Sobowale, visited Thomas Edward Mitton House in Milton Keynes during Action for Brain Injury Awareness Week. It was a busy week of activities from camping to gardening with a bit of smoothie making thrown in.

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The Woodmill launches a new brain injury rehabilitation outreach service

06 June 2016

The Woodmill has launched a new, flexible outreach service for individuals living in a home setting. This is a service for people who would benefit from structured rehabilitation to help them gain independence.

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Louis Theroux documentary A Different Brain

15 May 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust is delighted to be at the heart of a brand new Louis Theroux documentary: 'A Different Brain'. Find out more about our involvement.

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