We recently visited Daisy Inclusive UK, a charity based in the Everton area of Liverpool that brings together both disabled and non-disabled people and their families. It provides a cross-generational community setting enabling people to take part in sport, education, creative activities and social events.
Sarah had a mechanical stroke following a head-on road traffic accident in 2016 and was left with life-altering injuries that affect her mobility, vision, speech and memory. Sarah can no longer drive and requires full time care which is provided by her long-term partner and two paid carers who work on rotation.
The Aspire Employability Training Programme is a 3-week pre-employment skills development programme that has a high success rate of getting people back into work. This 3 week course will start at The Brain Charity from 9:30am – 3:00pm on Tuesday 27th August 2019 and will run for 15 days in total.
Nanette & Tracy’s Visit to the ‘The Salon’ By Nanette Mellor, our C.E.O.
What is it about glamorous good-looking women? Why do they always seem to go out of their way to make the rest of us feel small (or fat, or wrinkly or poor)? Any woman feeling a bit low on self-esteem has been there. The dreaded first walk in to a new hairdressers, the disapproving look from the glamour puss behind the counter. And that long hard stare they make you give yourself in the mirror whilst they ask, “Do you dye your own hair then?” and “Wow! You’ve got a lot of grey haven’t you?”