Welcome to Tŷ Aberdafen, The BIRT Centre for Wales

Situated in Llanelli, Tŷ Aberdafen has 24 beds and 18 of those have en-suite rooms in the main centre. The Centre also contains two independent living flats and four fully furnished self contained apartments. The Centre forms a part of the UK-wide network of services provided by national charity the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT).

The BIRT Centre for Wales offers flexible options of specialist care and support for people with acquired brain injury and complex needs.

All options include:

  • High quality service and excellence in care guaranteed
  • Specialist team trained in brain injury rehabilitation
  • New and modern environment
  • Full range of activities through the week, led by our Activities Coordinator and Occupational Therapist
  • Clinical overview from Consultant Neuropsychologist
  • Activities Handbook to take home

Individuals may have severe cognitive, physical and / or emotional problems which could include:

  • Verbal and physical aggression
  • Impaired social functioning
  • Disinhibited behaviour
  • Neuropsychiatric symptoms

It is our goal to enable service users to function as independently as possible, develop their lives as they choose and participate in the wider community.

Support options are:

  • Day care and support
  • Getting ready for home
  • Longer term care and support
  • Independent living options

For more information:

Latest news

04 December
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Music therapy at Tŷ Aberdafen

Nordoff Robbins music therapist Lucie visits Tŷ Aberdafen each week to deliver music therapy sessions. Here she shares what the group sessions are like for the service users.

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