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York House Retains a ‘Good’ Rating from CQC

16 January 2018

York House, was recently rated overall ‘Good’ by CQC following the latest inspection in the categories of Effective, Caring, Responsive and Well-led.

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Dedication + Motivation = Success!

16 January 2018

Nine runners of the London Marathon who are raising money for The Disabilities Trust have so far raised £6,000 in just one month! They are now half way towards their target of £12,000.

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New Year New You… AGAIN?

05 January 2018

Do you keep making the same old New Year’s resolutions year after year? Are you planning to get fit, be more charitable, or challenge yourself? Why not make 2018 the year of action and take part in the Great North Run for The Disabilities Trust?

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Don’t forget your brain!

03 January 2018

Starting a new health and fitness regime for 2018? Don't forget your brain! There’s evidence that a balanced diet and regular exercise can keep your brain healthy, as well as improving physical fitness and well-being.

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Tech company supports #ConnectAbility Hub

21 December 2017

This Christmas, local technology company thewealthworks have donated £500 towards ConnectAbility appeal as an alternative to sending traditional Christmas cards

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Daniel Yorath House celebrates generous fundraising donation

13 December 2017

Angela Ord recently climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Daniel Yorath House and celebrations were held to thank for her fundraising efforts and to congratulate her on the incredible accomplishment.

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Inspirational hero visits West Heath House

11 December 2017

Dave Watson, who competed in the Invictus Games in Toronto 2017, and won Gold in discus and Bronze in shot put, visited West Heath House and shared many stories with the service users.

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Huw Thatcher Trust raises over £110,000 for BIRT

11 December 2017

Nick Thatcher has raised over £110,000 and has recently funded state of the art physiotherapy equipment at Daniel Yorath House in Leeds, on behalf of the Huw Thatcher Trust.

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Help #ConnectAbility this Christmas!

11 December 2017

We would like to raise £5,000 this Christmas through our ConnectAbility campaign which could buy myGaze Power machines that enable an individual to use their PC with just their eyes.

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Neuropsychologically Informed Rehabilitation (NIR)

30 November 2017

Dr Ivan Pitman, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist with the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) delivered one in a series of courses in Neuropsychologically Informed Rehabilitation (NIR) as part of our Forensic In-Reach Brain Injury Service (FiBiS).

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