Thank you to all of those in our community who donned a hat and supported us on our Hats For Headway Day last week. From hat wearing in the work place to cake selling at the hospital, your support of donating and raising awareness of acquired brain injury is SO appreciated. Headway Guernsey receives no … Continue reading
A great day was had yesterday at a Brain Injury conference in London. There were some fantastic presentations by a range of experts in their field who explored clinical practice following major trauma for those in their ‘silver’ years or life. Talks included:
- Barriers to progress in rehabilitation
- Nutritional strategies to for rehab and recovery
- Sleep in older people
It was lovely to see Big Ben with no scaffolding on for the first time in years….perfect opportunity for a tourist selfie! Slater and Gordon Lawyers – UK STEPS Rehabilitation #silvertrauma
Bethan’s celebration fundraiser
Headway member Bethan Batiste is hosting a music event at St James on September 23rd! So much effort has gone into this event and we are very grateful to Bethan for her endeavours. Please show your support! https://www.facebook.com/events/2398523200288466?ref=newsfeed
Headway Guernsey Board of Directors
The Headway Guernsey Board of Directors featured in yesterday’s Guernsey Press! Headway Team Members from left to right: Director Stuart Anderson, Service Director Orla-Marie Manning, Chairman Nick Bennett, Executive Director Philippa Stahelin, and tresurer Richard Stapley. Click on the link below to read the article. http://guernseypress.com/news/2022/08/11/headway-goes-from-strength-to-strength/
Produce Day at Headway House!
Tomatoes, red onion and potatoes for our members to take home
Outhouse to Saumarez Park
Lovely morning at Saumarez Park. Great to see so many members joining us today. Have a fantastic weekend everyone!
Government House Fete
Geraldine and Aimee attended the Charity Government House Fete on Sunday 26th June! The sun was shining and we had a lovely day. We managed to engage with lots of people and bring more awareness to what Headway does in the community. The Brain Game and Mega Connect 4 definitely helped draw people to us … Continue reading
A morning of boccia and curling!
A throwback to our time at Beau Sejour with our Friday gang a few weeks ago. We had the pleasure of playing boccia and curling under the guidance of Paul Wheatley from Guernsey Mobility Let’s Go. It was such a great morning and we have now established who the closet competitive members are!!!! Our volunteers … Continue reading
Trip to the Bathing Pools
Glorious sunshine and company for our Wednesday group for our 6-8 weekly jolly! Our choice of venue was based upon a recommendation from our group member Sarah who had told us that wheelchair accessibility was great. Sarah wasn’t wrong! What a beautiful building with amazing access for wheelchairs. Thank you La Vallette Bathing Pools for … Continue reading
GARDEN UPDATE! 🍓🥦🥒🧅🥔
Here are some recent updates of our growing garden and produce. It really is blooming! Janice our resident sparrow has been busy making a nest above her conservatory and earlier this week Geraldine found a chick of Janice’s had fallen from the nest It looked like it had attempted its maiden voyage but had got … Continue reading