BASIC is a unique specialist niche resource for people and their families following a traumatic brain injury or neurological diagnosis. This includes people recovering from severe head injury, brain haemorrhage, brain tumour and other brain-related conditions such as stroke and brain cancer. With over thirty two years experience of working with this client group and staff include neuro-physiotherapists, physiotherapists, physical therapists, psychotherapists, cognitive therapist. A program of holistic services means that we can help make a real and lasting difference to people’s lives following a traumatic brain injury. Our services include:
- Information, education & training
- Emotional & psychological services
- Physical rehabilitation
- Cognitive rehabilitation
- Advice services
- Complementary therapies
- Benefits and welfare rights advice
- Social Activities
BASIC has a state of the art virtularteality suite which includes the Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment or CAREN. This is the gold standard of rehabilitation and further details can be found on our website.
We currently have a number of bursdaries for children aged 9-18 years, funded by Children in Need.