Heads Up – Spring 2016 Issue

This Spring we have lots of news to share with you! We are delighted to have 3 new support workers, Paul, Kate and Helen join the team. In March and April we were very pleased to welcome some local councillors who visited Headway House to find out more about our work. The clients have been busy in the various sessions that take place here … Read more…

Grassroots Sport Urged to be Concussion Aware

A new charity campaign is urging grassroots and junior sports clubs across the UK to be concussion aware and take an ‘if in doubt, sit it out!’ approach to head injuries. The Headway Concussion Aware campaign has the backing of a number of national sports governing bodies, including the FA and Rugby Football Union, as … Read more…

Heads Up (New Year 2016 Issue)

Heads Up Newsletter - January 2016 - The New Year Issue

At our first team meeting of 2016 we made time to look back on the past year and reflect on what we’ve achieved – and there was plenty to celebrate! With the appointment of Trudie Mackay to our new Advice and Support Services Coordinator role we have been able to respond more quickly to new referrals and have seen an increase in the number of … Read more…

Heads Up (Winter 2015 Issue)

We’ve had another busy few months with lots going on in all areas of the service. Since mid-September we have been running a therapy project with the Neurotherapy Partnership and have been providing tailored occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech and language therapy programmes for some of our clients. We’ve had some excellent results already and it has been very exciting to see clients achieve their goals – from improved mobility … Read more…

Headway Hurstwood Park wins LaingBuisson Award

We are delighted to annouce that Headway Hurstwood Park is the winner of the LaingBuisson Awards 2015 for Brain Injury Rehabilitation. The Awards, held on 11th November in central London and hosted by former politician Michael Portillo, highlighted the excellent work, innovative thinking and dedication of independent organisations delivering vital support to clients. Headway Hurstwood … Read more…

Headway Autumn Fair 2015

Come and join us for the Headway Autumn Fair on Saturday 19th September. A fun day out for all the family!   We have plenty of attractions and entertainment for all ages, including: Vintage & Crafts Stalls Birds of Prey Punch & Judy Show Morris Dancers Childrens’ Activities & Games Novelty Dog Show Live Music … Read more…