family and friends Resources

Impact of brain injury on loved ones - Part 3

In this SameYou recovery@home video, Dr. Giles Yeates addresses the impact of brain injury on family members that further on the peripherie and the challenges it may bring. Watch part three of the recovery at home series on relationships. #SameYouCharity #relationships #RecoveryAtHome #ImpactofBrainInjury

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Impact of brain injury on loved ones - Part 2

The ripple effect of brain injury of a couple and children... Whereas the survivor might get professional help, close family members are often left to manage their experience by themselves. In the recovery@home video, Dr Giles Yeates explores the impact of brain injury on a partner and children. #SameYouCharity #relationships #RecoveryAtHome #ImpactofBrainInjury

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Looking after my own health as a loved one

Supporting a brain injury survivor can be a challenging and demanding role. It requires dedication, patience and love. However, in the midst of that, it is crucial for family, friends and loved ones to prioritise their own health and wellbeing. Here we provide guidance and tips for loved ones of brain injury survivors. #SameYouCharity #SameYouCarers #CarersRightsDay

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Impact of brain injury on loved ones - Part 1

Let's talk about the ripple effect of brain injury... Brain injury happens to an individual, but it also has an impact on the relationships around the survivor. The survivor accesses a certain amount of support through rehabilitation, but the people around them can struggle to tap into any form of support. Dr Giles Yeates explores who is in this fallout zone and the impact of the ripple effect on relationships. Watch part one of the recovery at home series on relationships. #SameYouCharity #relationships #RecoveryAtHome #ImpactofBrainInjury

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Common questions from loved ones answered

Supporting a brain injury survivor can be a challenging and complex task. Loved ones often find themselves overwhelmed with questions and uncertainties about the survivor's recovery journey. Let’s explore some of the common questions. #SameYouCharity #SameYouCarers #CarersRightsDay

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SameChat Buddy Programme

Yoga is a gentle form of exercise that encompass body and mind. It can have beneficial effects on the brain when included as part of brain injury recovery. Ilona provides a standing yoga tutorial. #SameYouCharity #SameChat

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