The Ridgeway Run 2017

Thank you to everyone who completed The Ridgeway Run 2017 in aid of Headway Swindon. The weather was very kind to all of them and everyone enjoyed the beautiful views of the hills. Thank you to the organisers of The Ridgeway Run for choosing Headway Swindon as your chosen charity and for allowing us to […]

Wiltshire Community Foundation grant Headway Swindon £10,000

Headway Swindon are delighted to announce that we’ve been successful in our grant application to the Wiltshire Community Foundation. Headway Swindon applied to WCF for £10,000 to fund an Occupational Therapist to work with our clients to improve mental health and provide clinical support. Headway Swindon will be welcoming the new Occupational Therapist to the […]

Headway Swindon’s 25th Celebration

On Friday, 8th September we hosted our 25th Birthday Celebration at Swindon Town Football. The evening celebrated all of our popular fundraising events and gave everyone a chance to celebrate our achievements. The evening was hosted by ex-Swindon Town Footballer Phil King who kicked the night of with a fun quiz which was won by […]

Tesco’s Bags of Help Grant Scheme – We need your votes!

We are delighted to announce that we’ve been successful in selection for the Tesco’s Bags of Help Grant Scheme. To vote for Headway Swindon, please ask for a blue token when paying for your shopping at any of the Tesco stores listed in the picture below.  You can also help us by telling all your […]

Haine and Smith’s Donate New Digital Camera

We would like to say a very big thank you to Haine and Smith for donating a new digital camera and beginner’s guide to photography. Haine and Smith established their Charitable Trust in 1995 with the goal to invest back into the local community; home to both the loyal employees and patients who support them. […]

Follow our Therapy Dog, Chase on Tumblr

We’re very excited to let you know that Chase, our Therapy Dog has his own Tumblr page . On Tumblr you can follow Chase and watch his everyday life at Headway Swindon and all the new training and tricks he is learning. You will also see some of the mischief Chase gets himself into and […]

NCS Team 8 raise over £700 for Headway Swindon

Congratulations to NCS Team 8 for completing a sponsored trek and camp from Royal Wootton Bassett to Swindon via Marlborough over the past 2 days. The students from New College walked over 25 miles to raise funds for Headway Swindon and only had one week to organise the event. Well done to everyone who took […]

Cheque Presentation at Pinehurst Fun Day

  On Saturday, Jane and Sheryl attended a cheque presentation at Pinehurst Fun Day. Courtney Thurman suffered a brain injury following a car crash in the early hours of August 13 last year when she was just 17 years old. After the accident, Courtney was rushed to Southampton General Hospital and placed in a coma […]

My Story – Marco Gambi

One of our volunteers, Marco has told his story to Headway UK about the devastating motorcycle accident which left him with a brain injury and how he has discovered a real passion for volunteering at Headway Swindon. Read the full article below: