service users from the woodmill enjoying spinning plates

Circus skills at The Woodmill

14 July 2016

Service users from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service, The Woodmill in Collumpton, had an interesting and exciting day after Ozzy the Clown came to teach them circus skills, helping them work on balance, co-ordination and reactions.

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service users from the woodmill working out

The Woodmill takes on ROC Football Tournament

08 July 2016

Service users from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service, The Woodmill, attended the Robert Owen Communities (ROC) Active Football tournament to celebrate the UEFA European Championships.

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Close up of service user Amanda

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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The Woodmill to host free seminar for professionals

21 March 2016

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Turst (BIRT) service The Woodmill is presenting a free educational seminar Social rehabilitation - what is its worth? on Tuesday 24th May. The event is aimed at health and social care professionals working in the field of brain injury.

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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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a guide dog

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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a service user from the woodmill

Former Woodmill service user creates road safety video

30 September 2015

Ash Cousins, a former service user of The Woodmill, has created a new road safety video entitled ‘Road Safety - I have a cunning plan’, to highlight the dangers of not wearing a seat belt and driving whilst under the influence.

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Tip top hat festival benefits The Woodmill

07 September 2015

On 5th of September 2015 the annual Bridport Hat Festival was held in support of the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust service The Woodmill which was chosen as one of the charities of the festival. There were superb live music acts at the festival plus some local trade stalls.

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The Woodmill 2016 Calendar

24 August 2015

By popular demand, The Woodmill are creating a calendar for 2016, compiled and created by service users who attended an art group, run by local artist Louise King, in collaboration with our Occupational therapy Team.

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Green fingers wins the day for The Woodmill

28 July 2015

Gardening guru and Woodmill service user Mark scoops up success by winning four awards for his home grown vegetables in the Mid Devon Agricultural Show! Well done Mark.

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