Case Studies

Our Stories

Take a look at some of the stories from people who use Headway Leicester.

One of the best ways to deal with the stress of a brain injury is to get your story heard, or to read the perspectives of thousands of others who are going through the same challenges as you – whether you’re a survivor, a carer, friends and family, or if you just simply wish to learn more about Brain Injury from those who experience it first hand. Explore their inspirational stories below, or click here to tell your own.

Today was Hair Dye Day for Headway Leicester volunteer Michael….

Michael Condon, who has been volunteering with Headway Leicester for just nine months has been on a fundraising mission and today (which is also his birthday!) dyed his hair to help us raise vital funds for our Digital Day Centre which launches on Monday 1 June. Supporters have been donating and pledging which new hair colour they would like!  

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Please support our Emergency Appeal

Headway Leicester is a local charity supporting people affected by brain injury, offering specialist services to survivors and their families. We have had to radically transform our services in response to COVID-19 and have now launched an emergency appeal to support this vital work. Read More

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Members attend first session at our ‘Digital Day Centre’

For the past few weeks key staff members and Michael, one of our tech-savvy volunteers, have been busy getting everything set up and ready to launch our ‘Digital Day Centre’. This was our meeting last Friday which marked #HatsforHeadway Last Thursday, Dawn one of our Outreach workers (bottom left) held our first Zoom session with some of her clients from

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