Service User Hannah playing with the Soundbeamz at the ConnectAbility Hub

New ConnectAbility Hub opening soon

26 September 2017

We are delighted to be opening our new ConnectAbility Hub in October, at Shinewater Court in Eastbourne, Sussex. This exciting new resource will be free for disabled people to visit and trial the latest in assistive and communications technology.

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Great North Run victory

15 September 2017

Congratulations to all the runners who were raising money for The Disabilities Trust in the Great North Run. Read more to find out how you can raise money for us.

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Coast to coast cycling for the Huw Thatcher Trust

04 July 2017

On 24th June David Briggs completed the 150 mile cycling challenge; Coast to Coast across the north of Britain in memory of Huw Thatcher. It took him 10 hours, which is an amazing feat. Well done, David.

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A fantastic experience: Edward Dodson in the Edinburgh Marathon

31 May 2017

Huge congratulations to Edward Dodson for his motivation and hard work in training for the Edinburgh Marathon; and raising money to help enhance the facilities and treatment for people living at Fen House.

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Karyn raises £1,700 for Daniel Yorath House

22 May 2017

Karyn Hoggard has raised over £1,700 for Daniel Yorath House after participating in The Hardmoors 55 Ultra Marathon. The gruelling run takes competitors through the North York Moors and the Cleveland Hills.

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Spitfire take on 10k run for Heathermount

18 May 2017

On Sunday 13th May, Alan Durrans and Steve Farrall from Spitfire Bespoke Homes Ltd, ran in The All Nations 10k Run 2017 around in support of The Disabilities Trust.

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Vicky runs London Marathon and raises £2,200

28 April 2017

On Sunday 23rd April, Vicky Seymour ran the Virgin Money London Marathon, raising £2,200 for The Disabilities Trust. This was Vicky's first ever marathon and she ran it in an amazing 3hrs 58mins!

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Jeff Upton runs London Marathon for Fen House

28 April 2017

Former BIRT service user, Jeff Upton ran the London Marathon for the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust centre, Fen House in Ely, Cambridgeshire. So far he's raised £1,700 for Fen House!

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Team Giles raises £700 for assistive technology

27 April 2017

On Sunday 9th April service user Giles, from physical disability service Ernest Kleinwort Court in Burgess Hill, completed the Brighton Marathon, raising £700 to buy assistive communications technology.

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Former service user to take on London to Paris ride

24 February 2017

Former Fen House service user Rob Cracknell will be taking on the London to Paris bike ride from the 19th to the 23rd of July 2017, to raise money for the BIRT centre.

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