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Sam puts pen to paper

28 March 2018

Sam, a service user at Graham Anderson House, has started writing poetry and recently performed to audiences at a pub in Glasgow.

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The Huw Thatcher Trust publishes latest report

27 March 2018

The Huw Thatcher Trust has just published the 2016 / 17 report. Since 2011 it has raised over £114,000 for the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust which has helped purchase IT, physio and therapy equipment.

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Ferenc’s passion for glass-blowing

22 March 2018

As part of World Autism Awareness Week 26 March – 2 April, The Disabilities Trust wants to celebrate Ferenc’s considerable artistic talents. Ferenc is a service user at The Maples in Reading.

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Taking steps towards an autism-friendly workplace

20 March 2018

A team of people at EDF Energy in Crawley attended a presentation by Danielle Prendergast of The Disabilities Trust, about the types of adaptations they can make in their workplace to enable an employee with autism to work in an office successfully.

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Mother's Day cards with a difference

15 March 2018

The service users at Eastbourne's Shinewater Court are a creative bunch and were busy making Mother's Day cards with the help of volunteers from Tesco in the Langney Shopping Centre.

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Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust Outcome Report 2017

14 March 2018

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) is proud to be one of the very few specialist brain injury providers which publishes its outcomes and we have now released our latest Outcome Report 2017.

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Latest news from annual networking event

14 March 2018

Dr Brian O’Neill, consultant from Graham Anderson House in Glasgow, gave a keynote speech at the at the British Psychological Society’s Division of Neuropsychology’s Annual Networking Event.

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The Disabilities Trust leads the way on gender pay

07 March 2018

Initial analysis for the year to the end of April 2017 reveals that The Disabilities Trust had a small negative gender pay gap. This means that, against the national trend for all employers and for the third sector, women earned slightly more than men.

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Wonderful achievements at The Maples

02 March 2018

A round up of some wonderful accomplishments from the service users at The Maples. These include a watery surprise from Fergus and some new creations from Ferenc!

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The Woodmill service users take up swimming

02 March 2018

Service users at the Woodmill, in Devon, wanted to take up therapeutic swimming lessons. The exercise within the swimming pool helped with relaxation and all the service users enjoyed the experience.

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