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Alice dons her running shoes to boost brain injury funds!

Brave runner and fundraiser, Alice Carlo, has been inspired by the experience of her father to take on the Bournemouth Half Marathon. Alice, who is currently studying at the University of Bournemouth, tells us, “In 2014 my Dad suffered from a severe stroke, causing him to be partially paralysed and leaving him with little speech, […]

Help to improve life after brain injury as a collection box volunteer

We are in need of volunteers across the Devon community to help us place and manage our charity collection boxes. Collecting boxes are a great way to raise funds and awareness for people with acquired brain injuries, so if you know a local pub, shop or centre that you think you could persuade to provide […]

Find out more at our Brain Injury ID Card information event

Headway Devon are delighted to be hosting a free information event taking place in Exeter in October. The event is aimed at local professionals whose work brings them into contact with the general public including those from the private, public and voluntary sectors. Delegates will be able to learn about acquired brain injury and understand […]

Expanding our support for carers

Headway Devon are celebrating Carers Week 2019 with the news that we will soon be expanding the support available to carers in Devon. Since 2017 we have been operating a monthly carer support group in Exeter. Thanks to a generous donation, we will soon be expanding this support to include a carers’ portal with online […]

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Looking for work? Headway Devon is recruiting

Are you a caring and compassionate person? If the answer is YES and you are looking for work, look no further. Headway Devon is recruiting for a variety of positions in locations across Devon. CLICK HERE for all the details Our latest recruit, Fundraising Manager and part-time Community Support Worker, Victoria Johnson, shared a little […]

Popular Autumn Bazaar returns to raise funds for brain injury survivors

Our popular Autumn Bazaar will be returning to the Open Door Centre on Church Street in Exmouth on Thursday 25th October from 10am-2pm. Entry is free and as well as delicious homemade cakes and hot drinks, there will be a second-hand stall and a raffle with fantastic prizes. Organised by the people who attend and […]

Headway Devon Joins “Friends Against Scams” Scheme

Headway Devon is proud to have joined a national scheme that aims to prevent people falling victim to scams. Friends Against Scams is an initiative run by National Trading Standards which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering communities to “Take a Stand Against Scams”. As part of the […]