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Headway Shropshire




Location and Contact details


Holsworth Park
Oxon Business Park
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
SY3 5HJ

Telephone: 01743 365271

Email: jean@headwayshropshire.org.uk

http://www.headwayshropshire.org.uk

Type of organisation

  • Voluntary Sector Service

Descripton of organisation

  • Community Based Service
Day Opportunity Services, domiciliary care and support , information, advice and support

miles (straight line)
miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 3, 2012

Further Details

We provide Day Opportunity services, ABICS (Acquired Brain Injury Care & Support)domiciliary care and support and information, advice and support to people with an acquired brain injury, their families and carers.

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Advice yes no no yes
Art Therapy yes no no yes
Community support yes no no yes
Day Activities yes no no yes
Day Centre yes no no yes
Domiciliary Care 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
Respite Care 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:

we work within the Headway accreditation and Local authority accreditation
we comply with CQC and are registered through them

Referrals can be made by

GP yes
Consultant yes
Healthcare Professional yes
Self/Advocate/Family yes
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 yesnono
Jointly funded by NHS & Social Care Services noyesno

yes Privately funded (anyone can purchase)

Typical duration that a service is offered

The service would be delivered as long as there was an assessed need.

This Service was mapped by None. See HERE for more information

Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

For an explanation of the codings please click here

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

SUPPORT AT HOME

[Code 115]
Patient description
Medically stable. Able to live in the community alone or with others.

Sites
Client's home/the community

Description of rehabilitation input
Enablement, support and care to develop social skills, stamina, confidence, attention & leisure pursuits, sorting out benefits, day supervision & respite care. Specific attention paid to Community involvement & integration (further education etc), Personal social development and empowerment and structuring activity towards achieving goals. Includes support that may be purchased with a personal budget.

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.

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

[Code 125]
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 develop skills through voluntary work and activity.

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

For an explanation of the NMDS, please click here

No Data for NMDS

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