FUNDRAISING CHARITY NIGHT

A big thanks to Victoria and her sister Adele who are organising a Fundraising Charity Night ‘Goodwill & Giving’ on Saturday 17th December, 2016 (7pm – 10pm) Victoria, a young single mum working full time as a Police Officer, was diagnosed with a...

Raising funds for respite services

We are currently raising fund to develop our services, in offering a few hours respite during the day, to support families after brain injury.  Dr Annie Hickox heard of this venture and decided to go alcohol free for 100 days!   Annie said “I hope to raise...

Jean shortlisted for major award!

A TENACIOUS charity worker has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. Jean Martin-Savage, from Gainford, is one of just three people from across the UK to reach the finals of the Volunteer of the Year competition, hosted by Headway Annual Awards. Ms Savage...
Cycling for all disabilities!

Cycling for all disabilities!

A number of our members recently enjoyed a Sunday afternoon cycle with the support of the Gateway Wheelers in Darlington. Gateway Wheels Mission is to enable people with disabilities to enjoy cycling and create opportunities for personal development by providing...

10% increase in Acquired Brain Injury

New official statistics are being published today on the increase in cases of Acquired Brain Injury (ABI). There were 348,934 UK admissions to hospital with acquired Brain Injury (ABI) in 2013-14. ABI admissions in the UK have increased by 10% since 2005-6 There were...