Hull and East Riding
Here you can find out all about news, events and services in the Hull and East Riding area.
Formally established in 2007, we are an active branch run entirely by dedicated volunteers. We run social events as well as training events for survivors, carers and professionals. We even have a branch mascot – Headway the pony.
We regularly meet twice a month and provide a variety of services. Please check our ‘what’s on’ events below to see how we can help.
18/12/2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Please do join us for this event. If you want the traditional Christmas Dinner, you will have to book that at the next evening meeting on the 20th November, otherwise it is the carvery, or standard menu. Names need to be confirmed at that evening meeting.
Headway Hull & East Riding’s newsletter for November is now available, just click on the link below to download. November 2019 Newsletter Hard copies of the latest newsletter are available at our meetings. Check out the events section for more information.
We will be holding a fundraising tombola at Coletta & Tyson Garden Centre from 10:00a.m. on Sunday 17th November. We will have a wide range of prizes, so do come on down, say hullo and grab a prize. All proceeds go straight back to Headway Hull & East Riding. Thank you in advance for your […]
Headway Hull & East Riding’s newsletter for October is now available, just click on the link below to download. October 2019 Newsletter Hard copies of the latest newsletter are available at our meetings. Check out the events section for more information.
Headway Hull & East Riding’s newsletter for September is now available, just click on the link below to download. September 2019 Newsletter Hard copies of the latest newsletter are available at our meetings. Check out the events section for more information.
UPDATE: THIS EVENT IS NOW FREE Following on from previous successes, we are pleased to be able to offer places on this next event being held at the KCOM stadium on the 23rd of October 2019. This one day conference for health and social care professionals will consider topics affecting those working with people with […]
A recent announcement by the Local Government and Care Services Ombudsman highlights the importance of councils making sure that their procedures do not discriminate against people with hidden disabilities. This follows a review of three cases involving London boroughs which were found to be discriminating. The Equality Act 2010 requires councils to anticipate the needs […]
Services in our area
Headway UK's 'Improving life after brain injury' leaflet.
Brain injury explained leaflet Click the link above to download Headway UK’s ‘Brain Injury Explained’ leaflet. An acquired brain injury, or ABI, refers to any injury caused to the brain since birth. A brain injury can happen to anyone, at any time and can be caused by trauma (for example following a road traffi c […]
Stroke survivors and carers who attend offer each other friendship, support, empathy and inspiration in a safe and informal environment. People can share experiences, banter, social events and encourage each other.
Welfare advice, advocacy, information, house clearance, help arranging accessible holidays, gardening and decorating help, zimmer frame and wheelchair loans