Vote for us as Sainsbury's Charity of the Year 2017

Great news – we have been shortlisted for 'Sainsbury’s Charity of the Year' in SEVEN different stores across Liverpool!

Now we need your votes to become their chosen charity to work with them over the next 12 months. Needless to say, this is a big opportunity for us!

The deadline is Sunday 25th June 2017, so please help us to get as many votes as possible.

There are 2 ways to vote:

1) Vote for us online using this link

Read more: Sainsbury's Local Charity of the Year - Vote for us!

Activities day at The Brain Charity

If you are interested in taking up a new hobby, or perhaps doing some exercise, but due to your neurological condition you find it hard to get out and meet people, then The Brain Charity on Norton Street in Liverpool is the place to be! The Brain Charity understands the difficulties and expense involved in attending mainstream classes, so is now hosting a range of FREE activities on Thursdays that you can try out.

Read more: Thursday is activities day at The Brain Charity!

Advisor at The Brain Charity

Working in The Walton Centre means I’m lucky enough to meet people from all over the country, all with interesting and diverse stories to tell. Their conditions, backgrounds and individual circumstances vary greatly, but there’s one thing that unifies almost all of them - their condition has had some form of financial impact on their lives.

Read more: The Real Cost of Disability

Heads up to Football Risk

The Football Association has said that it will be looking into whether footballers who have headed footballs throughout their careers are more likely to develop dementia than people who have not. This follows findings from UK scientists that heading a football over time could result in long term brain injuries.

Read more: Heads Up on Football Risk