Useful Links


Brain Tumour UK 


Brain Tumour UK works to conquer brain tumours through research, education and support.


Tower House

Latimer Park

Chesham, Bucks



Contact Number: 0845 4500 386



Brain and Spine Foundation 


For research, education and information. There is also booklets available on a wide range of neurological conditions and symptoms and an online discussion forum. Their help line is staffed by neuroscience nurses. 


Helpline: 0808 808 1000

Contact Number: 020 7793 5900

Fax: 020 7793 5939


Brake- The Road Safety Charity


Helpline: 0845 603 8570

Contact Number: 01484 559909

Fax: 01484 559983




Child Brain Injury Trust


The Child Brain Injury Trust (CBIT) supports children, young people and families affected by an acquired brain injury, to enable them to achieve their potential. 


Unit 1, The Great Barn

Baynards Green Farm

Nr Bicester, Oxfordshire

OX27 7SG


Helpline: 0845 601 4939


Contact Number: 01869 341 075



Cruse Bereavement Care


Contact Number: 0870 167 1677


Young Persons Free Phone: 0808 808 1677


Community Brain Injury Team


A specialist service staffed by clinical psychologists, specialist occupational therapists, a head injury co-ordinator and a consultant in rehabilitation medicine.


Traumatic brain injury service

Abbey block

Isebrook Hospital

Irthlingborough Road



Contact Number: 01536 494144


Community Law Service


An independent and confidential service.  A team of highly experienced caseworkers and solicitors provide a comprehensive casework service providing advice from beginning to conclusion including representation at social security appeal tribunals, immigration appeals, housing repossession hearings, bankruptcy hearings and other debt related matters at the Crown and County Court.  


Northampton Offices: 01604 621038

Rushden Offices: 01933 313020

Wellingborough Offices: 01933 278248


Headway UK - The Brain Injury Association


The Charity that works to improve life after brain injury.

Free 24 hour helpline- 0808 800 2244 or email


Kettering and District Stroke Support Group


The group meets every first and third Thursday of the month between 10:30am -12:30pm at:  


Corn Market Hall

London Road



NN15 7QX

Contact Number: 07564 410691




Macmillan Cancer Support


Contact Number: 0808 808 0000


NHS Direct


Providing 24-hour medical information, advice and reassurance.          

Contact Number:  0845 4647


Northamptonshire Social Services - Adult Care Team


Northamptonshire County Council provision for specialist social care and help towards community living.


John Dryden House


NN4 7YD                                                                      

Contact Number:  0300 1261000 


Northamptonshire Carers


A comprehensive support service to the unpaid Carers of Northamptonshire.


53 Whitworth Road


NN1 4HG .                                                               

Contact Number:  01604 232500


Relatives Group - Northampton


Providing help and information for those living and caring for someone with an Acquired Brain Injury. The group meets every 3rd Thursday of the month.


St Andrew's Healthcare


Billing Road


NN1 5DG.               

Contact Number:  01604 616767

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