Hoist for The Kennedy Suite

Those of you that attend Headway Northampton will be aware that we have been trying to raise money for a hoist that can be used in the Kennedy Suite bath, showers and Jacuzzi. We are pleased to announce that with the help of organisations such as the Boothville over 60’s Club, Nether Heyford Baptist Church,…

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Extraordinary General Meeting

This Extraordinary General Meeting was called to discuss the future of Headway Northampton and to seek approval to become a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO). Explaining that the need to become a CIO is mainly for administrative reasons, it was stressed that there will no obvious changes to the services provided by Headway Northampton. All in…

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Action for Brain Injury Week – 12th to 18th May 2014

Ticking time bomb: The false economy of cuts to brain injury support services. In Spring 2014 Headway – the brain injury association, conducted two surveys to examine the impact government reforms of the welfare benefits system and the cuts to local authority budgets are having on the lives of people affected by brain injury. Are…

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In Memory of Mickey

You will know in the last newsletter we had to let you all know about the sad loss of one of our service users Mikey Edwards. The service users of Headway Northampton wanted to organise some sort of memoriam for Mikey. It was decided after a group discussion that they wanted to raise the money…

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Well-Being Event – 21st November 2013

The Well-Being Event held in November was a great success and we had 2 VIP’s in attendence, The Mayor and Lady Mayoress of Northampton. Spending the evening with us and taking time to look around the unit, which looked fantastic decorated for our Christmas events, they visited the many stalls that had booked for the…

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