Headway Canterbury Programme
July 2018 – December 2018
10.00am – 12.00am
Topical news discussion.
Presenting and developing views, accepting others.
Group Team Quiz
To encourage working as a team and sharing ideas in a competitive environment.
|Memory exercises / games
Working with the various tools available to us (ie The Brain Injury Workbook, laptops) towards improving memory skills on either a one to one basis or group.
Growing and caring for our own flowers and vegetables from planting the seeds to picking the crops.
|Current affairs discussion and debate.
Provided by Lesley of WEA
Discussing issues around personal and society’s perceptions of what ABI is and how to reach an understanding of the psychological and physical impacts.
News discussion. What’s going on in the world this morning?
Quiz/ memory exercises using multimedia tools/worksheets to improve numeracy/literacy skills
with Ally from WEA
|LUNCH 12 Noon|
12.45pm – 3.30pm
Uno, rummy, scrabble, dominoes. Sharpening skills in words, numbers. Ways of practicing fundamental communication, as a means of relationship building, or simply pleasurably spending time with people.
|Art / Craft
Working in different styles and mediums to improve concentration and dexterity.
Scrabble, dominoes, Uno etc etc
|Literacy Classes with Anne our tutor
Working with a tutor to improve literacy skills on an individual level using project work, exercises and computers.
|Pool Session/Interactive Games
For both mental and physical health
Uno, rummy, scrabble, dominoes, qwirkle.
If individuals identify alternative aims and goals to the programme above Headway Canterbury will endeavour to support with alternative activities