Autumn Newsletter 2018

Here is our Autumn newsletter where you can read about our recent news and events. In this edition a couple of our amazing clients have shared their story with us. You can also discover why our reception area has been taken over by sharks, sea creatures and buried treasure. Click on the image below to read the […]

Summer Newsletter 2018

Here is our summer newsletter where you can read about our latest news and events. This edition focuses on the great work that our volunteers do for us and how we used volunteers week to show our appreciation, in addition to our usual updates on events and fundraising. Click on the image below to read the […]

North Swindon Club raises over £1000

Two wonderful ladies from the North Swindon Club, Anne and Cath, organised a bingo and raffle evening on Saturday to raise money for Headway Swindon. The evening was a tremendous success with over a hundred people in attendance and raised an incredible £1161.50. We were chosen because one of our clients, Steve, plays darts at the […]

Spring Newsletter

Discover what we have been doing recently by clicking on the following link to our Spring newsletter. It is full of pictures and stories, with contributions from our clients. Newsletter Spring v5

WHSmith donates Art materials

We were delighted to receive a donation of a fantastic array of arts and crafts materials from WHSmith that we can use for therapeutic work with our clients. It has a number of benefits to people with a brain injury: Art is a relaxing activity that is involved in the process of creating something new, […]

Rotary Club of Swindon Thamesdown make generous donation

We were delighted to receive £1000 from the Rotary Club of Swindon Thamesdown as one of the club president’s chosen charities for the year. We would like to say a big thank you to all the club members for their hard work to raise this money for us. We were invited to a presentation evening […]

Novum Law and Psychology Chartered raise money for Headway Swindon

Last week we were delighted to welcome to our centre Director of Novum Law Huw Ponting together with Director Dr Richard Maddicks and Assistant Psychologist Paul Walshe from Psychology Chartered Ltd. The two organisations had teamed up to host a Mental Capacity Event last year and kindly offered to donate the proceeds to us, which […]

Thank you to Zurich for Carols, cakes and cheque!

A very big “Thank You” to a team of Zurich employees who came in on Friday to present us with a cheque for an amazing £358.30 that they raised for us before Christmas. This cheque was in addition to the team entertaining us with a brilliant cakes and carols morning in December. We all enjoyed joining in the singing with […]

Special accolade for one of our carer’s Colleen Kelly

Congratulations to Colleen Kelly for being a runner-up for the Carer of the Year award at the Headway UK award ceremony. The awards were held at The Dorchester Hotel in London and Colleen was presented with her runner-up prize by double Olympic Gold medallist James Cracknell. Colleen is a true inspiration to us all and […]

Christmas lights raising money for Headway Swindon

A very big thank you to Ian for raising money for Headway Swindon with his spectacular Christmas Lights display. Please visit his home at Yeats Close in St Andrews Ridge, SN254GT to see the amazing lights and make a donation to Headway Swindon in the box outside. Ian supports Headway Swindon by PAT testing our […]