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Remembrance Day

One of our clients has a military background and plays ‘The Last Post’ and ‘Rouse’ every year as part of a memorial for Remembrance Day. Even though things are a little different this year, he still managed it and sent this video to us, which we are proud to share. You can view this here: […]

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Pumpkin Carving

Well here we are on the eve of Halloween (which is different to All Hallows Eve!). This effort is from our Case Manager, Kerstin, who seems to have a skill for pumpkin carving! Whatever you’re up to this weekend, stay safe and have a scarily good time (sorry, it had to be said!)

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Quiz – October 2020 Answers

We hope you enjoy playing the quiz in our latest newsletter! The answers are below, but first here is a reminder of the questions… The Questions Name the pigment which trees stop producing, thus causing leaves to lose their green colour? Which autumnal farming practice has been banned in England and Wales since 1993? Which […]

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Jaden’s story continues

You may remember a few weeks ago we shared an article written about one of our clients, Jaden, who was eagerly awaiting the results of his college studies in Sport Performance and Excellence. Well the results are in and the story continues in a further article you can access by clicking here.

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Kayden’s Allotment

One of our clients has been making good use of the weather we’ve been having and getting quite into his gardening! Here he is showing off some of the first tomatoes that are coming through in his allotment. They’ll go well in some salads and pasta dishes when they’re ready Kayden! Good work.

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Tabitha’s Book Reviews

We always enjoy showcasing some of the amazing things our clients and staff get up to. One of our clients, Tabitha, has recently completed a degree in animal studies and is waiting to hear if she has been accepted onto a Masters course! She volunteers looking after horses in her spare time. If that wasn’t […]

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Newspaper article on our client, Jaden

One of our clients recently turned 18 and this article was published on 31st July. It’s a great piece looking back over his accident, recovery and plans for the future – including University and representing Team GB at a future Paralympics! We wish you all the best with these goals and look forward to supporting […]

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Mark’s been busy again…

We’ve said a few times we have some amazingly talented staff and clients. And from the man who’s already installed a zip wire for his kids, we have this! In his own words…’It has been tough, with a great deal of sweat. I am pretty pleased with it’ And so you should be – another […]

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Congratulations Emma!

We wanted to say a big congratulations to Emma Bralee who was recently promoted to Team Leader within the #AKAfamily. Very well deserved and we know you’re going to continue doing an amazing job for our staff and clients.

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Institute of Registered Case Managers featured in Brain & Spinal Injury Handbook

The Brain & Spinal Injury Handbook 2020/21 edition has recently been released, and includes a great article on the progress of the Institute of Registered Case Managers, which is chaired by Angela. It gives some great information on the background and progress of the Institute so far and can be found on page 54 of […]

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