Real stories

Horse riding and acquired brain injury

Riding isn’t just fun there are many physical and social benefits. Riding for the Disabled Association coach, Sarah, and specialist occupational therapist, Ruth, explain.

Encephalitis: Amelia

Amelia was eight years old when she was diagnosed with ADEM, a rare type of autoimmune encephalitis. Mum Kelly shares their experience of brain injury.

Alfie: 20 years on

Alfie was left with severe brain injuries after he was knocked down by a car aged 10. 20 years on he tells us about life as a Football Coach.

Holiday tips by Joe

Joe, 23, shares his tips on holidaying after a brain injury. Joe was 15 when he sustained a brain injury after his bike collided with a car.