Find out how we support people at Daniel Yorath House to live independent lives.

Nigel's Story

After Nigel was found unconscious, it was discovered had sustained an acquired brain injury and he spent many months in hospital with severe cognitive and behavioural problems. Initially spending some time at our York House service, where staff worked with Nigel to follow our neurorehabilitation model before moving to Daniel Yorath House. He is now living at one of our Community Houses. Read Nigel's story

Adam's Story

Following an alleged assault at a part, Adam sustained a brain injury. Since being admitted to Daniel Yorath House Adam has been working on returning to supported independent living in the community. He has been working with the Occupational Therapist on life skills including budgeting, shopping and cooking as well as road safety and increasing safety awareness in the community. Read Adam's story

Byron's Story

In August 2010 Byron was seriously injured in an unprovoked attack and was admitted to hospital with a fractured skull and an acquired brain injury.

Through the specialist skills, knowledge and training of the staff at Daniel Yorath House Byron is now able to enjoy a fully independent life.Read Byron’s story.

Alicja's story

Alicja* sustained a hypoxic brain injury following an acute period of mental ill health and, after her initial medical care, was admitted to Daniel Yorath House.

As part of her rehabilitation, Alicja began music therapy provided by Nordoff Robbins. The sessions have developed her experience of herself, and allowed her to explore her strengths and wellness. Read Alicja's story.

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