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Support Our New Build With Christmas E-Cards

Headway Suffolk is inviting businesses to support its building of a new brain injury rehabilitation hub and housing centre in Ipswich by using its Christmas E-Cards in return for a donation. The brain injury charity is building the £5 million Professor Stephen Hawking Centre, which includes 24 homes in two bungalows and a new rehabilitation […]

Brain Injury Survivors Recognised at Headway Awards

Significant achievements made by three brain injury survivors in Suffolk were celebrated at an Awards Dinner by charity Headway Suffolk on 22 November. Every day, Headway Suffolk sees remarkable strides made by its 250 service users against adversity after having their lives affected by a brain injury or a neurological condition. The charity’s rehabilitation team […]

Housing Plans Boosted By Large Donations

Plans for a new brain injury rehabilitation hub and housing centre in Ipswich have been boosted thanks to some large donations towards the cost of the build. Brain injury charity Headway Suffolk is embarking on exciting plans to build the centre, which will include 24 homes in two bungalows for local people with acquired brain […]

Staff Training and Recruitment Open Day

Headway Suffolk will carry out its annual training day for its staff on Saturday 10 November at its Ipswich hub at Epsilon House, West Road on Ransomes Europark. Staff at the charity, which supports individuals with an acquired brain injury or a neurological condition and their families, will take part in a full day of […]

Awards Dinner – Celebrating Clients’ Achievements

Headway Suffolk will mark the achievements of local brain injury survivors and those living with neurological conditions at its annual Awards Dinner on Thursday 22 November. Every day, the brain injury charity sees remarkable strides by its 250 service users against adversity after having their lives affected by a brain injury or a neurological condition. […]

250 Enjoy Fourth Annual Neuro Conference

250 guests attended Headway Suffolk’s fourth annual Neuro Conference at Kesgrave Conference Centre near Ipswich on October 17. The delegates, made up of healthcare professionals, solicitors and service users, enjoyed a full day of insightful talks from six distinguished speakers across a range of subjects related to brain injury and neurology. Professor the Lord Robert […]

Neuro Conference preview

Headway Suffolk hosts its fourth annual Neuro Conference on Wednesday 17 October at 10.30am at Kesgrave Conference Centre, Twelve Acre Approach in Kesgrave, near Ipswich. Around 250 people are due to attend and hear from six eminent keynote speakers in presentations on a range of subjects, including the human brain, migraines, family carer roles, early-onset […]

Exciting Plans for New Rehabilitation Hub and Housing Announced

Headway Suffolk is today announcing ambitious and exciting plans to build a new rehabilitation hub and housing for clients – with the centre to be named after renowned physicist Professor Stephen Hawking. The Stephen Hawking Neuro Centre will be built on the edge of Ipswich, and will include facilities for rehabilitation and support for clients […]

Brainy Dogs awarded £350,000 of National Lottery funding

Headway Suffolk has been awarded £350,000 of National Lottery funding to train rescue dogs to provide life-changing support to adults living with neurological conditions. The project will also help ex-offenders and young people who struggle at school to gain new skills by training the dogs. Living with a neurological condition can leave people feeling isolated […]

Brain injury survivor to share experiences at Conference

Neurology charity Headway Suffolk is delighted to announce that brain injury survivor Andrew Pearson will talk about his experiences at its fourth Neuro Conference on Wednesday 17 October 2018 at Kesgrave Conference Centre, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave. Andrew suffered an acquired brain injury while riding his mountain bike on his way home after marshalling in […]