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BIG Group (Brain Injury Grampian)

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Record Number: 3861

Address:
c/o Digby Brown LLP
220 Union Street
Aberdeen
​AB10 1TL

Mobile: 07532 186155

Email: info.biggroup@gmail.com Website: http://brain-injury-grampian.weebly.com/

Services

The BIG Group provides the opportunity for carers, and people with a brain injury, to meet together monthly for mutual support and activities.

  • Social evenings - Burns Night, Summer Social Evening
  • Quiz nights
  • Outings - acitivity days, day trips (transport is provided)
  • Guest speakers for carers about variety of issues such as respite, the effects of brain injury, housing, behaviours, related illnesses
  • Information for carers
  • Bowling Groups in Aberdeen / Aberdeenshire and Elgin which meet monthly

The BIG Group was set up in 2000 by carers of people who have experienced brain injuries. Members now include people who have experienced brain injury. The BIG Group is affiliated to Headway Scotland.

More Information

Area Covered: Aberdeen / Aberdeenshire / Moray

Aberdeenshire Coverage: Banff & Buchan / Buchan / Formartine / Garioch / Kincardine & Mearns / Marr

Cost of Service:

No cost to attend meetings or outings

Referral: Members of the public can make contact directly

Scottish Charity No.: SC032273

Contacts & Addresses

Individual Contacts:

Convenor: Ian Crombie

Vice Convenor: Rhona Davidson

Additional Addresses:

Headway - Scotland Development Office
Blackford Pavilion
Astley Ainslie Hospital
133 Canaan Lane
Edinburgh EH9 2HL
Tel: 0131 537 9481
Email: headway.scotland@lineone.net

Related Information

Categories on Grampian CareData

Carers - Support Groups

Medical Conditions - Specific Conditions - Brain and Neurological Disorders

Support Groups - Medical Conditions

Records on Grampian CareData

Headway - The Brain Injury Association

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Last Updated: 2017-02-16 11:10:21   
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