Volunteers and stall holders were ready at the Victory Hall in Dalston on Saturday 11 November 2017 for the Headway North Cumbria Christmas Fair. Promptly at 10 o’clock the first customers arrived. Throughout the morning there was a steady flow of people keen to sample the home-made mince pies, scones and biscuits […]
Headway’s range of e-booklets and factsheets cover many of the symptoms and practical issues associated with a brain injury. Subject areas are: About Brain Injury Effects of Brain Injury Employment and Education Family Issues and Relationships Legal Issues Practical Issues These documents are written for survivors/families/carers and brain injury professionals. […]
John Stevenson MP made a familiarisation visit to Headway North Cumbria on Monday 30 October 2017. He met thirty members who regularly attend, along with family and carers. The members were participating in a variety of activities ranging from arts & crafts, pool, dominoes and table tennis to a cooking […]
Stu Falder reports on the Headway visit to Platty + on 5th August 2017: Hi folks. Well what can I say but we had a brilliant time yet again at Platty + (a small friendly family run water sports centre based on the shores of Derwentwater). Everyone arrived on […]
Located within historic Carlisle Castle, Cumbria’s Museum of Military Life tells a 300-year story of courage, loyalty and service through the memories and treasures of soldiers, their families and communities, during periods of conflict and times of peace. The museum houses a huge variety of items including uniforms, medals, weapons and […]
Read Headway UK News Autumn 2017 All the latest brain injury news and features from Headway including: Prince Harry returns to Headway – new brain injury ID card launched in style, New website, “His life mattered”, First dance delight, Through the good times and the bad and much more!