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CAB aims to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives. Provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. CAB values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination.
A free, confidential service available to anyone. Run by a team of trained nurses and non-clinical staff with expertise in supporting people with brain injury.
Headway UK produces award-winning and free publications on every brain injury-related issue.
Your local branches offer practical advice and support on a range of issues.
Grants of up to £500 are available in the immediate aftermath of brain injury, to help adult brain injury survivors and their families cope with the sudden practical implications.
Headway has developed an accreditation scheme open to residential care settings.
Headway UK maintains a directory of accredited specialist brain injury solicitors.
The Headway Brain Injury Identity Card is designed to help police officers and staff more easily identify brain injury survivors and ensure that they receive an appropriate response and support.
HealthUnlocked is a specialist online community tailored for people with a brain injury, their families and carers.
Headway is able to refer members for a weeks' holiday at an accessible cottage in Pickering, in conjunction with the Hull Children's Adventure Society
A hub to help relieve the pressure of keeping family and friends updated with your loved one’s progress
The Centre for Independent Living, covering Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire managed by Choices and Rights Disability Coalition. The Centre for independent Living (CIL) is a collection of key services for disabled people.. Choices and Rights staff members manage the Information Service,Direct Payments Support Schemes,Database of Potential Personal Assistants,Disability Information Service,Disability Equality Training, Consultancy,Equality […]
It provides free impartial advice for Hull residents on a whole range of issues including benefits, debt, housing, family, community care and employment.
Welfare advice, advocacy, information, house clearance, help arranging accessible holidays, gardening and decorating help, zimmer frame and wheelchair loans
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.