Headway Essex

Providing Brain Injury Care & Support

What We Do

Communication and Interpersonal skills

The understanding of brain injury and its effect on self, family, social and working life, to facilitate individual adjustment and to promote community integration.



Art Therapy

Addressing emotions and feeling using art as a medium



Adult Education

Re-learning lost skills




Re-learning lost computer skills and learning new skills




Improving knowledge, skills and independence through cooking



Quiz’s and Games

A fun activity to help improve many cognitive skills



Body Challenge

A specialist Neuro Gym Programme improving physical strength and stamina following brain injury



Trampolining Therapy

An enjoyable physical workout for all abilities




A fun social and physical activity




A fun and social activity which increases physical strength and co-ordination




A physical, social and creative activity



Trips out

A variety of visits to places of interest to reduce social isolation


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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.