Headway – A Haven

Away from Headway “out on the streets” I can’t help but feel different. I carry no physical signs of my accident, but I can’t shake the muddled different person that now lives in my head. Silly as it is, I know, but this causes me a great problem. At Headway though, this problem no longer…

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Kay Duffy, our Iron Lady – She did it!

A few months ago we told you about Kay Duffy, the intrepid Iron Lady who was supporting us at Headway Northampton in memory of her Mum, Margaret. But it’s the incredible lengths of her dedication, in a very literal sense, that has humbled and honoured us as Kay launched herself into long distance endurance racing…

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A New Donation

We are very happy to report of a large donation recently. The Sugar and Spice Club of Duston Northampton has been going for 50 years and has raised thousands of pounds for local charities over the years. And we are happy to say that in April, we were very grateful for a £500 donation to…

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Meet Kay – The Headway ‘Iron Lady’

We are grateful to anybody raising funds for Headway Northampton but some of our supporters warrant special mention. Definitely in that category is Kay Duffy. Unfortunately Kay lost her Mum, Margaret, to a brain haemorrhage and while Margaret never directly used our services, Kay is keenly aware of how we might have helped her and…

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Summer Barbeque – Thank You

It was the 30th August this year that we hosted our annual Summer BBQ. And although it must be said that the weather could have been kinder for our event, in true Headway Northampton style we still had a fantastic day. Because our BBQ is such an important day for everybody here. It’s the opportunity…

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Concussion Awareness Campaign

Sport forms an integral part of our community and plays an important role in keeping us fit and healthy. But even when safety regulations are followed accidents can happen and a particular danger are head injuries and concussions which are not always obvious. At Headway Northampton we want people to be informed of these risks,…

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