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Free Education Sessions

Free Education Sessions

  We have been lucky to receive some funding from The Henry Smith Charity, which has enabled us to offer a range of free education sessions to individuals who have an acquired brain injury. Our next set of sessions will be running on Fridays from 19th April at...

We are recruiting

We are recruiting

We are actively recruiting for the following positions: Come and join us at our new Making Headway Volunteer Coordinator. If you are experienced in running small projects, working with volunteers, and are proactive to achieve results you could be just who we are...

Fundraising Challenge

Fundraising Challenge

Derek and Claire are amazing and are climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to support Headway Somerset. They are hoping to raise lots of money for our wonderful charity This is what they had to say 'We were looking for a real challenge and think we have found one. It's a long...

Sloppy Slippers

Sloppy Slippers

Sloppy Slippers Somerset" is a new campaign by NHS Somerset and Somerset Activity and Sports Partnership. The campaign aims to address a critical public health issue: the high risk of falls in adults, particularly the over-65 population, due to poorly fitting...

A new long-term strategy for Headway UK

A new long-term strategy for Headway UK

A new long-term strategy for Headway UK Headway – the brain injury association (Headway UK) is currently developing a new long-term strategy.They would like to hear as many voices and views as possible from a range of stakeholders, including brain injury survivors,...

Calls for stronger action on concussion

Calls for stronger action on concussion

Brain injury charity Headway wants stronger action on concussion protocol following a "concerning" incident with Manchester United defender Harry Maguire on Saturday.https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/67330542

Welcome Kathryn

Welcome Kathryn

Hi, I’m Kathryn White and I am absolutely delighted to be joining Headway Somerset as the new CEO. To tell you a little about myself, I have worked in the charity sector for over 25 years with a range of organisations including Mencap, Harrow Association of Disabled...