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Headway North Staffordshire




Location and Contact details


Headway House Elder Road
Cobridge
Stoke On Trent
Staffordshire
ST6 2JE

Telephone: 01782 280952

Email: headwayns@hotmail.com

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Type of organisation

  • Voluntary Sector Service

Descripton of organisation

  • Community Based Service

miles (straight line)
miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 3, 2012

Further Details

Headway North Staffordshire promotes a wider understanding of all aspects of head injury and provides information, support and services to people with head injury, their families, carers and friends and professionals concerned with head injury

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Advice yes no no yes
Art Therapy yes no no yes
Case Management yes no no yes
Day Activities yes no no yes
Day Centre yes no no yes
Equipment yes no no yes
Family Support yes no no yes
Information yes no no yes
Leisure Activities yes no no yes
Music Therapy yes no no yes
Physiotherapy yes no no yes
Speech & Language Therapy yes no no yes
Support Workers yes no no yes
Training (for clients/patients) yes no no yes
Training (for staff) yes no no yes
Voluntary Activity yes no no yes
National = country wide, Regional = offering a service within 150 miles, Local = offering a service within 50 miles

This service adheres to the following Regulatory Frameworks / is affiliated to the following bodies:

Headway North staffs is affiliated to Headway UK the Brain Injury Association
We work to PQASSO Standards

Referrals can be made by

GP yes
Consultant no
Healthcare Professional yes
Self/Advocate/Family no
Other professional eg Social Care/Case Manager yes

How are services paid for?

yes Publicly funded - individually commissioned
Regularly Sometimes Never
NHS noyesno
Social Care Services noyesno
Jointly funded by NHS & Social Care Services yesnono


- We are funded by the above , but members have to pay a contribution towards our service

Typical duration that a service is offered

Upon completion and review of referral forms potential members are offered, one day per week trial attendance for one month , followed on with two days per week for three months period if available, then they have their place secured indefinitely , provided regular attendance, and members adhere to Headway North Staffs Policies & Procedures.

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Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

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SOMEONE TO TALK TO

[Code 110]
Patient description
Information and guidance over a continuum. Family support and outreach. Advocacy

Sites
All sites

Description of rehabilitation input
Information and guidance over a continuum. Family support and outreach. Advocacy

SOMETHING TO DO

[Code 120]
Patient description
Medically stable. Wanting to engage further with the community, alone or with others.

Sites
All sites

Description of rehabilitation input
Organised activity in the community offering opportunities to to develop social skills, stamina, confidence, attention & leisure pursuits, Specific attention paid to: Community involvement & integration (further education etc), Personal social development and empowerment Structured daytime activity within the individual's competency framework. Includes Day activities, Day Centres, clubs and activity that may be purchased with a personal budget.

This service is defined by the NMDS (National Minimum Data Set) codes as:

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No Data for NMDS

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