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A new professional network for Speech and Language colleagues across the North of England has recently been launched at Woodlands in York. The Adult Acquired Conditions Clinical Excellence Network (CEN) is accredited by the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and will offer networking, peer support and continuous professional development opportunities for Speech Therapists interested…

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On Friday 12 August 2016, staff, clients, friends and family took part in a Caribbean Day to celebrate the summer at Hunters Moor in Birmingham. Caribbean food, including jerk chicken, rice, peas and dumplings with an ‘amazing’ sauce was prepared by Chef Andy Hall and Rio Dacres and the centre was decorated and staff and…

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Christchurch Group has successfully obtained planning permission at Woodlands Neurological Rehabilitation Centre in York for a state of the art spinal injury rehabilitation unit. The award-winning centre, off Hull Road in York, currently provides rehabilitation for up to 27 people with severe brain and spinal injuries and neurological conditions including multiple sclerosis and stroke. Lead by expert…

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The Neurological Alliance has launched its second neurological patient experience survey. The survey aims to collect vital information about the experiences of care received by people affected by neurological conditions and help us to understand how much progress has been made in improving neurological services. The survey is open until 30 September 2016 and the Alliance…

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Therapy Technicians facilitate rehabilitation sessions as instructed by qualified Speech and Language, Physiotherapy, Psychology and Occupational therapy colleagues. A vital link between the interdisciplinary therapy team and Rehabilitation Assistants, they have a role in handing over guidelines and goals which come from the MDT. Six Therapy Technicians are based full time at Christchurch Group, providing…

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Christchurch Group is very pleased to sponsor the 8th Annual UKABIF Conference – From Surviving to Thriving with Acquired Brain Injury. The event takes place on 14 November 2016 at the Royal Society of Medicine, London. Delegates will journey through the stages of acquired brain injury from the major trauma centre through rehabilitation and to community services.…

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The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found Orchard House Neurological Rehabilitation Centre to be safe, caring, responsive and well-led following an inspection in July 2016. In their latest inspection of the service, the CQC rated Orchard House Good in all indicators. Alex Costa, Registered Manager at Orchard House said, “The centre has made incredible progress over the…

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