The Latest News from Askham Rehab

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

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

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...

Our Online Support Community: Ask the Therapist

Our Online Support Community: Ask the Therapist

At Askham Rehab, we’ve been using our online support community, Ask the Therapist, to help bridge the gap left by lockdown between relatives and therapists.   The forum has helped to form stronger connections with our residents’ relatives by allowing them to...

Rachael & Jasmin’s Story: Redefining Rehabilitation

Rachael & Jasmin’s Story: Redefining Rehabilitation

At Askham, we’re thrilled to announce that we’ve achieved successful results from a trial we recently held in making relatives of service users a part in their rehab journey.   Following the launch of our new robotic rehab service, we recently trialled offering...

Robotic-led rehabilitation transforms our services

Robotic-led rehabilitation transforms our services

Our robotic-led rehabilitation uses a life-changing strategy that helps our patients recover at an incredible rate.    The below case studies offer a mere glimpse of how our new robotic and sensor-assisted equipment has transformed the care we offer. It is...

What is robotic-led rehabilitation?

What is robotic-led rehabilitation?

This year, at Askham Rehab, we’ve been fortunate to integrate robotic-led rehabilitation into our person-centred bespoke services - and enabled our patients to take their rehab to the next level.   Rehabilitation, within a healthcare setting, is increasingly used...

Turning bed-blocking into a successful discharge

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. With...