Hayley’s GBS Story: Returning Home For Mother’s Day

This week, we’re delighted to share the story of Hayley, who came to our community in Cambridgeshire for specialist neuro-rehab therapy.   Having suffered the effects of one of the world’s rarest neurological conditions, Hayley spent eight days in an induced...

David’s Inspiring Brain Injury Journey

This week, at our rehabilitation centre in Cambridgeshire, we’re delighted to share the inspiring journey of one of our patients, David, who has learned to speak again following a significant brain injury.   In light of Brain Injury Awareness Month in March, we...

Turning bed-blocking into a successful discharge

“I thought I had lost my friends from the community forever. I was wrong! Thanks to the rehab placement I am back in a local flat and it’s great.” – Mrs F Mrs F was a retiree (65+) who lived at home independently with the help of regular visits by care workers....

Releasing the tension with day trips

“I am so proud of myself and I am really glad that I can walk again. These day trips release the tension that I have accumulated in the past months.” – Mrs H Mrs H was admitted to Askham Village Community following a fall which subsequently resulted in a spinal...

Reading and writing for pleasure

“I couldn’t believe it when I saw him after his first few weeks at Askham. A whole new person! Motivated and excited to keep re-learning how to look after himself again.” – Friend of Mr C Mr C came to Askham for rehabilitation after suffering a stroke. On...