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ABIES - ABI Educational Service (South Worcestershire College)

Location and Contact details

Davies Road
WR11 1LP

Telephone: 01386 712635


Type of organisation

  • Private Company Service

Descripton of organisation


miles (straight line)
miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 3, 2012

Further Details

The Acquired Brain Injury Education Service seeks to provide a practical approach to the re-education of adults and young people who have an acquired brain injury

The Acquired Brain Injury Education Service is committed to the following aims:

> We deliver high quality individual education programmes that provide successful outcomes for adults and young people with an acquired brain injury

> We focus on developing independence and social skills empowering people to live an enjoyable and fulfilling life

> We promote awareness of the educational needs of those with acquired brain injury

> We work collaboratively with other agencies to provide an integrated service of rehabilitation within the community for those with an acquired brain injury and are committed to developing our service by listening to what people need

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Advice yes no no yes
Community support yes no no yes
Day Activities yes no no yes
Drama Activities yes no no yes
Family Support yes no no yes
Information yes no no yes
Leisure Activities yes no no yes
Occupational Therapy yes no no yes
Physiotherapy yes no no yes
Support Workers yes no no yes
Training (for clients/patients) yes no no yes
Training (for families/carers) yes no no yes
Training (for staff) yes no no yes
Vocational Support 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:

Referrals can be made by

GP yes
Consultant yes
Healthcare Professional yes
Self/Advocate/Family yes
Other professional eg Social Care/Case Manager yes

- Headway
Stroke Association

How are services paid for?

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

yes Charitably funded (no payment required)

- Some clients/students have to self fund their place depending on level of previous qualification level.

Typical duration that a service is offered

5 years

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Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

For an explanation of the codings please click here


[Code 90]
Patient description
Medically stable, living in community, aiming to enter/return to employment

Domiciliary, community-based or residential

Description of rehabilitation input
Interdisciplinary programme addressing all aspects of occupational activity, including, specialist assessment, work preparation, job search, job coaching and workplace support, and employer/college education and support.

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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