Smartening up thanks to Irwin Mitchell

Thanks to a generous donation from Irwin Mitchell Solicitors, Headway Devon are now able to offer clients, learners and conference guests improved facilities with a state-of-the-art Smart board and sound system. The new resources, which have been installed in the conference room at the charity’s headquarters – the XCentre in Exeter – have brought Headway Devon’s […]

Kick start your weekend with a Zumba Party for Headway!

Headway Devon are hosting a fun-filled Zumba Party at Riverside Leisure Centre in Exeter to raise money for local people with brain injuries! On Saturday 29th March at 10am, qualified local instructor Johanna Morgan of JM DanceFit will be leading an hour-long Zumba class at the Riverside Leisure Centre, near Exeter Quay. The class is […]

Introducing the XCentre

Headway Devon are delighted to introduce you to the XCentre: a state-of-the-art training centre in Exeter and the new home for our admin office and Exeter-based day centre. This distinctive building is available to hire for a range of conferences, courses, meetings and events and all profits from rentals will be used to support the […]

Headway’s New Home Formally Opened by the Lord Mayor of Exeter

In January 2014, Headway Devon hosted the official opening of their new building: the XCentre in Exeter. After nearly two decades of providing vital support to people in and around Exeter with acquired brain injuries, the group’s Trustees made the brave decision to invest in the XCentre as a permanent home for the charity. The […]

Locking Horns for Headway

An exciting new jazz orchestra will be “locking horns” in public for the first time at a charity gig in Exeter on Sunday 2nd February. Formed in Autumn 2013, the Locked Horns Jazz Orchestra features musicians from all over the county and plays a range of jazz from across the ages. This, their first ever […]

Latest supporters’ newsletter available now

Our latest newsletter is now available to read online. Click here to open the document and read all our latest news, including our exciting move to the XCentre.   Please note, following the move our registered address has also been changed. Our new correspondence address is Headway Devon, The XCentre, Commercial Road, Exeter, EX2 4AD.

John Lewis finishes a fantastic first year with donation to Headway

Headway Devon were delighted to receive a cheque for £1,860 from John Lewis in Exeter at a special presentation to mark their first anniversary in the city. The money was raised through the store’s Community Matters scheme, which distributes £3,000 to local charities every three months, and was topped up by staff, who have taken […]

Paddling and Pedalling from Edinburgh to Exmouth!

Over the past four weeks, intrepid fundraiser Alistair Cope has been cycling and canoeing his way from Edinburgh to Exmouth to raise money for three charities – Headway Devon, the Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education, and Blesma. This unique challenge has become known as “papete” – paddle and pedal Edinburgh to Exmouth – and […]

A new home for Headway Devon

Headway Devon are delighted to share the news that, after nearly two decades of providing vital support to local people with acquired brain injuries, we will finally have a place to call home in the city. In September 2013, Headway Devon will be moving to the XCentre on Exeter’s Quayside. With its expansive learning spaces; […]

Sun is shining on Headway Devon fundraising

Recent fundraising events have put a real spring in our step here at Headway Devon. From bucket collections and raffles to coffee mornings and grants, our supporters have gone above and beyond to support local people with brain injuries. This seasonal fundraising began with a coffee morning at the Meads in Silverton in May raising […]