Other sources of help

The Brain Tumour Charity  There to help if you or a loved one has a Brain Tumour

Somerset Village Agents  CCS Village & Community Agents provide confidential, practical and community-based solutions for you – wherever you are in Somerset

The Stroke Association    Here to support you

The Encephalitis Society   The Brain inflamation charity

Brain and Spine Foundation Tailored support and specialist information for anyone affected with a neurological problem

Mind in Somerset and Mindline  For better mental health

Interactive Brain Check out this great visual of an interactive brain


Financial Information and Advice

Citizens Advice Somerset    www.citizensadvicesomerset.org.uk

Citizens Advice Somerset provide a telephone line – Advice Line 08082787842  10am to 4pm Monday to Friday

www.citizensadvice.org.uk – national information, factsheets and information on a wide range of topics including benefits, work, debt and money, family, housing, law and courts, immigration & health

www.turn2us.org.uk has a useful benefits entitlement calculator as well as lots of other information


Open Support Group for Relatives and Friends

Open Support Group for Relatives and Friends

An opportunity for people to touch base, share experiences, listen to experts and gain support  Our next sessions by zoom are: Tuesday 16th August 7.00 - 8.15pm and Wednesday 9th November 7.00 - 8.15pm       additional dates will be added The group will be facilitated...

Brain Injury Course – By Zoom

Brain Injury Course – By Zoom

Understanding Brain Injury Course by Zoom, six sessions - specifically for relatives and friends of people who have sustained an acquired brain injury in Somerset. You will learn about the brain, its functions, some of the possible consequences of brain injury as well...

Talking Headway – Next Cafe Session

Talking Headway – Next Cafe Session

Come and join us in Coffee#1 Fore Street Bridgwater 10am – 11:30 Thursday 4 August    2022 Do you want to know more about acquired brain injury?  Do you have personal experience or support someone who has?  Are you a professional with a question? Just come and join...