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20 May 2022 | Comment | Article by Cari Sowden-Taylor

ABI Week 2022: Action for Brain Injury Week / Hats for Headway

The annual Action for Brain Injury Week (ABI) organised by Headway will take place from 16 – 22 May 2022. This year’s ABI week will focus on what can be for many brain injury survivors, a hidden disability. ABI week will raise awareness and understanding of the often misunderstood symptoms of a brain injury, and work to alleviate the challenges, and frustrations survivors face.

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Friday 20 May 2022 is Hats for Headway Day. Each year supporters of the charity come together and dig out their wackiest hats for a photograph, raising money in the process. A luxury prize is available for the individual who gets crowned the ‘Best Hat Winner’.

Hugh James has continued its tradition of taking part in the Hats for Headway Day, but this year with a twist. This year, members of the firm have combined forces and donned their best hats in a short video.

Hugh James has also extended support for this worthy cause with a donation to Headway Cardiff and South East Wales.

We encourage you all to wear your hats with pride on this year’s Hats for Headway Day and to make a donation if you can:

Donate – Headway Cardiff & South East Wales

Donate | Headway.

The Neurolaw department at Hugh James are active supporters of Headway having seen the difference it has made to the lives of many of our clients. More information about Headway can be found on their website.

The Hugh James Neurolaw Team specialises in supporting individuals who have suffered life changing brain and spinal cord injuries.

The Hugh James Court of Protection team support many individuals who lack capacity to manage their financial affairs. 

For more information regarding the work we do at Hugh James to support individuals and families after brain injury, please contact us on 02922 67 58 70 or [email protected] or on twitter: @HJSeriousInjury

 

About the author:

Ellis Meade is a trainee solicitor in the Hugh James Neurolaw Team and works with clients who have sustained traumatic brain injuries.

Disclaimer: The information on the Hugh James website is for general information only and reflects the position at the date of publication. It does not constitute legal advice and should not be treated as such. If you would like to ensure the commentary reflects current legislation, case law or best practice, please contact the blog author.

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