Jamie Hepburn MSP visits Graham Anderson House

26 January 2016

Staff at Graham Anderson were delighted to welcome Jamie Hepburn MSP, Scottish Minister for Sport, Health Improvement and Mental Health on a visit to the service.

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service users from the woodmill being presented with a cheque from MASS

A MASSive cheque donation for The Woodmill

11 January 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust was delighted to receive a cheque for £9,640 from The Motor Accident Solicitors Society on 11th January at BIRT’s service The Woodmill. The money was raised through the MASS gala dinner in Manchester, October 2015.

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Occupational therapists attend the OT show

06 January 2016

In November, Occupational Therapists Julie Parker (Goole Neurorehabilitation Centre) and Philippa Shaw (Daniel Yorath House) represented Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) at the OT Show at the NEC, Birmingham.

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Book your FREE brain injury roadshow

05 January 2016

Tŷ Aberdafen, the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service in Llanelli, is offering free educational roadshows to health and social care professionals across South Wales. The roadshows are presented by management and clinical staff from Tŷ Aberdafen

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The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust nominated as official charity by MASS

24 December 2015

The Motor Accident Solicitors Society has nominated the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust as it's official charity for 2015-16 and has already raised over £9,000!

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Fen House receives donation

22 December 2015

Former service user Terence Wilby presented a cheque for £2,500 to staff and service users at BIRT's Fen House in Ely. Terence spent 12 weeks at Fen House where he received rehabilitation to help him regain independence.

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A first for the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

08 December 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust held the Trust’s first ever webinar on Wednesday 18th November and hosted by Trust’s behavioural scientist; John McCrea, covering the effects of brain injury and a session on how to use our Brain Injury Needs Indicator.

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Nick Thatcher announced as Ambassador of The Disabilities Trust

07 December 2015

The Disabilities Trust is pleased to announce, Nick Thatcher, founder of The Huw Thatcher Trust as our new Ambassador. Since setting up the Trust, Nick, along with other family members and Huw’s friends have raised over £100,000.

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Nadia joins Prince's Trust for 12 weeks of adventures

23 October 2015

Staff at The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Redford Court recently supported service user Nadia to enroll with The Prince's Trust to help her gain independence and build her confidence.

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Concert raises over £1000

23 October 2015

This week service user Paul Hagan and his wife Kate presented Kerwin Court with a cheque for over £1000. The money was raised as part of a concert and will be used to pay to improve the CD collection and garden at Kerwin Court.

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