Headway - Support for those affected by brain injuries

Headway - Support for those affected by brain injuries

Tom Mooney from our clinical negligence team, is treasurer for Headway in Wigan and Leigh. Headway aims to promote understanding of all aspects of brain injury and provide information, support and services to survivors, their families and carers.

The Wigan and Leigh support group meet on the last Thursday of each month from 1pm until 3pm at the Sunshine House Community Centre, Vauxhall Road, Wigan, WN1 3LU

Activities at the group for the rest of this year are:

April - Crafts with Andrea
May - Crafts with Andrea
June - Cooking with Alan Gregory
July - Summer BBQ
August - Crafts with Andrea
September - Crafts with Andrea
October - Christmas tree woodturning session with Russell Gibbs
November - Keyring/perfume pen woodturning session with Russell Gibbs
December - Christmas party

If you or somebody you know has suffered a brain injury and could benefit from attending this group please email headwaywiganandleigh@gmail.com or call 0794 707 5442.

The Wigan and Leigh branch also provides the following services:

  • Befriending/buddying/mentoring
  • Drop In
  • Information
  • Carer support groups
  • Family and carer support

Visit Headway's website for more information on the services and support this charity can provide to those who have a brain injury and their families.

If you would like any information about the legal services Stephensons can provide in regards to brain injury as the result of clinical negligence please get in touch with a member of our team by calling 0175 321 6399 or complete our online enquiry form.