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


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