Headway Essex Newsletter – Summer 2018
The Headway Essex newsletter Summer 2018 is now available to read online. Here are the highlights of what’s included in this Summer edition:
Essex Classic Vehicle Show, Sunday 16 September, Castle Park
Now in it’s third year, this year’s event is set to be even bigger and better! Organised by the Headway Essex Fundraising Team and the Charity Classic Vehicle Club, all proceeds raised will go to Headway Essex.
Expect to see 200 classic vehicles from across the globe exhibit on the beautiful grounds of Castle Park, where we will also be interviewing their owners in the arena.
In addition we have a brilliant lineup of family friendly entertainment, find out more here.
Learning to live without limits
Stuart had never flown in a plane, been up a mountain, or gone whale watching until after he acquired a brain injury. With the help of Headway Essex support worker Amanda and Limitless Travel this was made possible. Find out how here.
Colour5k raises over £10,500
Around 500 participants, from ardent runners to families and friends looking for a fun day out, got into the spirit of the event, passing through five colour zones at the end of each 1km lap, where ‘colour bandits’ dowsed them from head-to-toe in powdered paint. Read the full article.
New group for young adults with Acquired Brain Injury
We have recently been awarded funding from the iBCF Transformation Fund to pilot a new group for young adults with acquired brain injury living in North East Essex. It is a really exciting opportunity to develop something aimed specifically at the 18 to 30 age group. Read more.