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08 July 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chris Bryant suggests screening for brain injury is added to the Domestic Abuse Bill »
  Chris Bryant, MP and Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Acquired Brain Injury tabled two amendme...
08 July 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UKABIF joins others to demand neurological services restart »
  The United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum are one of twenty organisations in the neurological sector wh...
02 July 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Brain Injury Meeting with Michael Gove, Minister for the Cabinet Office »
  On 1st July Chris Bryant, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Acquired Brain Injury and Chloë Ha...
12 June 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brain Injury & Domestic Abuse: An Invisible Impact »
  The Disabilities Trust has published a discussion paper to highlight the hidden impact of brain injury for survi...
31 May 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UKABIF central figure in Community Rehabilitation Alliance »
  UKABIF is working with key organisations in the rehabilitation sector to press the government to focus on reha...
26 April 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Traumatic brain injury in the justice system »
Vice Chair of the Criminal Justice Acquired Brain Injury Group, Professor Huw Williams, has written an  article...
14 April 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Disabilities Trust provides self help tools for prisoners with ABI during #COVID-19 »
The Disabilities Trust has created in-cell self-help tools for prisoners with acquired brain injury (ABI) - in response to...
27 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Acquired Brain Injury part of new SEND guidance for teachers »
The Department for Education has funded a suite of introductory training videos for Newly Qualified Teachers to provide he...
13 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UKABIF attends Trauma Care 2020 »
Paul Brown, Trustee, and Sharon Carr-Brown, Policy Officer attended the Rehabilitation stream of 'Trauma Care' earlier thi...
05 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Education Group Publish Specialist Blog »
The National ABI Education and Learning Syndicate (N-ABLES) is a group of clinicians, academics, voluntary sectors organis...
12 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Westminster Hall debate 6th February 2020 »
The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) began its parliamentary year with a Westminster Ha...
06 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
All-party Parliamentary Group for Acquired Brain Injury AGM »
  The APPG for ABI held its Annual General Meeting on 5th February 2020. Chris Bryant, MP was unanimously voted...
31 January 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Acquired Brain Injury Parliamentary Debate 1.30 - 3.00pm on Thursday 6th February 2020 »
Dear Colleague   I am really pleased to let you know that Chris Bryant, MP, Chair of the All-Party Parliame...
28 January 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recovery prospects of brain injured patients jeopardised by chronic lack of resources »
Majority of solicitors say there are a lack of suitably qualified brain injury case managers in the UK The recovery pr...
13 January 2020
£1 million project launch to monitor ex-footballers for early signs of dementia »
    Researchers at the University of East Anglia are crowd-funding a new project to test former...
07 January 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
UKABIF Film Award Deadline Extended to 1st February »
    The deadline for the UKABIF Film Award has been extended to 1st February 2020. The award, which...
13 November 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
UKABIF 11TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2019 Driving change in neurorehabilitation »
  Dr Andrew Bateman, UKABIF Chair and James Piercy, UKABIF Trustee and Science communicator, welcomed over 250 del...
28 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chris Bryant Meets Neuro Navigators »
  South East London Neuro Navigation Service hosted a successful meeting between the Pan London Neuro Navigator Ne...
23 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The FIELD Study published in the New England Journal of Medicine »
Dr Willie Stewart and colleagues have published a new study ‘Neurodegenerative Disease Mortality among Former Professional...
04 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Traumatic brain injury in the prison population »
Traumatic Brain Injury In The Prison Population: A Summary Of Evidence About Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) In The Prison Po...
25 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Rehabilitation Campaign in The Guardian »
UKABIF are supporting the Rehabilitation campaign from @Mediaplanet. This publication covers the latest in rehabilitation...
23 September 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Manifesto for Community Rehabilitation »
    UKABIF have been involved in the development of a manifesto for community rehabilitation which is aski...
06 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Family Experience of Brain Injury: Surviving, Coping, Adjusting by Jo Clark-Wilson and Mark Holloway »
      This important book gives a voice to family members of people with a brain injury, who...
06 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NEUROREHABILITATION in 2019 Recognising and Understanding Brain Injury: Promoting the need for spec »
UKABIF's 11th Annual Conference has an exceptional speaker line up taking themes from the All Party Parliamentary Group fo...
06 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Neurorehabilitation Services Continue To Be Inadequate : Evidence Mounts But Still No Action »
  MPs at today’s Westminster debate on Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), heard Chris Bryant MP, Chair of the All-P...
06 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Westminster Hall Debate 2nd July 2019 »
Chris Bryant, MP has secured a debate on acquired brain injury in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 2 nd  July from 9....
06 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr Andrew Bateman – New Director Of NIHR Research Design Service East Of England »
  Dr Andrew Bateman, Chair of the United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum (UKABIF) since 2017, is now the...
05 June 2019
#TimeforChange Success for Physios »
  Physiotherapists Hannah Farrell and Susan Pattison successfully raised a motion to actively endorse the APPG for...
04 June 2019
Brain Injury Reception at The Speakers House a huge success »
  UKABIF and Chris Bryant, MP hosted a successful reception at The Speakers House in Parliament on 22nd May 2019....
03 June 2019
Backbench debate on Acquired Brain Injury takes place in Parliament »
A second backbench debate on acquired brain injury took place in parliament on Thursday 9th May 2019. The motion was raise...
02 June 2019
Second backbench debate on acquired brain injury! »
UKABIF are delighted that a second backbench debate on acquired brain injury will take place in parliament on Thursday 9th...
01 June 2019
Nominate UKABIF for Ecclesiastical Award »
UKABIF is a charity which is registered in England and Wales under charity number 1128284. We raise awareness of acquired...
31 May 2019
Chris Bryant MP Fundraiser »
Do you fancy a night out in London at a fun evening attended by MPs and high profile people whilst raising funds for UKABI...
30 May 2019
Brain Injury Organisations Unite in Response to the Mental Capacity Act Code of Practice »
Charities, organisations, professionals and individuals concerned with how the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) is being applied...
29 May 2019
A new  Rehabilitation Prescription (RP2019) , the tool that documents the rehabilitation needs of the individual with...

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