Headway Essex

Providing Brain Injury Care & Support



Headway Essex has a role within the community to educate people about brain injury and its consequences.  We seek to promote the best possible services and support for people living with acquired brain injury in Essex.


Our core courses are:-


This training will equip delegates with essential knowledge necessary to support people living with Acquired Brain Injury including Stroke.


We offer this training through in house training events where we will deliver training at a venue of your choice.


Headway offers training to:-


The Trainer

Steve Shears, MSc Psychology, Bsc (Hons) Psychology, Dip PST, HG Dip MBACP (accred)


Steve Shears is the former training Manager for Headway – the brain injury association.  He is an accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.  He is a renowned Psychotherapist and Trainer in a whole range of brain injury and behavioural issues.


Booking a Course


If you wish to discuss your training needs, course content and course fees, please contact:-


Steve Shears on 01206 768797


Email Steve.Shears@headwayessex.org.uk

Donate to Headway Essex

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.