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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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Birmingham lawyers get painting for BIRT service

21 October 2015

Specialist serious injury lawyers at Irwin Mitchell’s Birmingham office swapped their pinstripes for paintbrushes to support Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust’s (BIRT) West Heath House.

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Unique therapy at The Woodmill

20 October 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service The Woodmill is delighted to welcome a new member to their therapy team. Ruski the Labrador has joined the team as part of an initiative which provides unique therapeutic visits.

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Caked in Victory

12 October 2015

Service users from The Brain injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service York House entered The Great Retreat Bake off competition at the Retreat in York to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Epilepsy and brain injury seminar

12 October 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Kerwin Court in West Sussex, is presenting a seminar 'Epilepsy and brain injury', an annual free educational seminar.

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BIRT Conference Highlights 2015

12 October 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) hosted its sixth biennial conference in Manchester on 30th September and 1st October 2015. 42 highly prestigious expert speakers from across the globe spoke at this year's event.

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Developments in brain injury rehabilitation seminar

06 October 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) service, Graham Anderson House in Glasgow, is presenting a free educational seminar ‘Look what we found - Research and developments in brain injury rehabilitation', on Wednesday 11th November.

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The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust launches free brain injury toolkit for councils

01 October 2015

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) has launched the Brain Injury Needs Indicator (BINI) as part of a free package to help social workers identify the support needs of people with brain injury.

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