Headway Essex

Providing Brain Injury Care & Support

Latest News




Psychotherapy Therapy service is now available


Talking therapies have been around for over a 100 years an there is substantial evidence that they are effective in helping people work through the situations that are causing them emotional distress or cause their wellbeing to be diminished. For more information on the services that we now offer please  click here

"Headway threw me a lifeline"

Steve suffered a brain haemorrhage which left him with a left sided weakness, memory problems and severe fatigue. At the time of his injury he was a single parent of three children.


Please take a moment to watch Steve's video.


Headway Essex needs your help to support Steve and many others whose lives have been devastated by brain injury.



Please click here to make a donation: https://www.justgiving.com/headwayessex/




David Tennant Signed Cards

David Tennant  is Patron of Headway Essex  and has personally signed cards to raise funds to support people with brain injury and their families and carers  . Your donation to Headway will be explained on the back of the card.

The card will be black and white, A5  high gloss and comes with a white envelope and an authentic signature. The greeting inside is 'With Best Wishes'. Please allow 30 days for delivery. Minimum packaging used to protect the environment.

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West Essex Support Groups

Please note due to unforeseen circumstances the West Essex Support Group meetings will be held at a new venue. We will update you in due course on the new location, if you have any immediate enquires relating to this please call the Community Support Team on 01206 768797

The Showman's Ball - Friday 9 March 2018

Inspired by PT Barnum and the forthcoming film 'The Greatest Showman'.


Set at the beautiful Stoke-by-Nayland  Hotel, Spa and Golf resort it will be a night to remember.


Auction ~ Raffle ~ Live music ~ Entertainment


Tickets include; Canapes and sparking reception, three course dinner and coffee.  


Standard £70    per person or £650    for a table of 10

Headway Essex joins the Essex Lottery

Headway Essex is delighted to say that we have joined the Essex Lottery, which is expected to be one of the largest Council-run lotteries in the country! For every £1 ticket you purchase, 50p will go directly to your chosen cause, which if you choose Headway Essex, will be us! And, you’ll be in with a chance of winning up to £25,000.  

Not only will we receive half the proceeds, an additional 10p will be donated to a central Essex Lottery fund, which will see small grants given to a wide range of good causes in Essex.

Registering is free and easy to complete, with no administration charge. To register, visit   www.essexlottery.co.uk

For details of our upcoming Support Group meetings please  click here.