Jaden & family are nominated for CBIT awards
Our client, Jaden, has recently been nominated for the ‘Young Achiever for Inspiration and Impact Award’ for the Child Brain Injury Trust (CBIT) Diamond Awards. And if that wasn’t enough, his family have also been nominated for the CBIT ‘Outstanding Family Award’! Now in its 30th year, the CBIT Diamond Awards will take place on […]
Kayden’s Christmas Spirit
One of our clients, Kayden, very kindly donated some toys to Sheffield Children’s hospital just before Christmas. Well done Kayden – we’re sure it will have made Christmas extra special for some of the children there!
Calvert Reconnections Visit
A few of our Case Managers and clients have now visited Calvert Reconnections Rehabilitation Centre in the Lake District. Kerstin visited recently with one of our clients – here’s a photo of them just before going on the zip wire! And for a bit of extra fun – click here to see a little video […]
Jaden Pushing Boundaries
Great to see this article about our client, Jaden, who’s continuing his love of sport and doing extremely well. From cricket, to competing as a T38 para athlete. We’re all very pleased for you Jaden and look forward to seeing you push those boundaries even further! From all of us at AKA Case Management. You […]
Kayden’s New Home
Great news that our client, Kayden, recently got the keys to his new house! Looks great and we’re sure you’ll be very happy in your new home. Congratulations, from all of us at AKA Case Management.
Jaden’s Make A Wish interview with Hannah Cockroft MBE
Thanks to the Make A Wish foundation, our client Jaden (whose wish is to meet Usain Bolt) got to chat with Paralympian Hannah Cockroft MBE. Jaden has a huge passion for athletics and so had a great time chatting to Hannah about brain injuries and his dreams to join her one day on Team GB. […]
Phil v 2.0 – with full version control!
While on holiday in 2010, Phil Allen suffered a severe traumatic brain injury in a cycling accident (and, “yes – he was wearing a helmet”!). It left him in a coma for several weeks, followed by a lengthy period of post-traumatic amnesia, He sustained a loss of vision in one eye and hearing loss in […]
Matthew’s story – how AKA is committed to finding the right support and care
The AKA Case Management team never gives up when our clients need us – however tough things get. Sometimes the road to a happy, fulfilled and settled life is extremely difficult and fraught with obstacles and setbacks. AKA always sees each client as a unique individual and we know that some people continue to need […]
Residential trip fun for WH
One of AKA Case management’s junior clients. WH recently enjoyed a residential trip. This included trips out to a play centre and rides on a specially adapted tricycle (pictured). Much fun was had as WH spent a few days away from home.
PK enjoys tiger moth flight
PK really enjoyed a recent tiger moth flight experience. It had originally been scheduled for the 5 year anniversary to the day of his accident, but was postponed due to bad weather. However, it was worth the wait and was quoted as saying “It’s good to be up there…” (pointing to the sky) “…rather than […]