Activities day at The Brain Charity

If you are interested in taking up a new hobby, or perhaps doing some exercise, but due to your neurological condition you find it hard to get out and meet people, then The Brain Charity on Norton Street in Liverpool is the place to be! The Brain Charity understands the difficulties and expense involved in attending mainstream classes, so is now hosting a range of FREE activities on Thursdays that you can try out.

Read more: Thursday is activities day at The Brain Charity!

Advisor at The Brain Charity

Working in The Walton Centre means I’m lucky enough to meet people from all over the country, all with interesting and diverse stories to tell. Their conditions, backgrounds and individual circumstances vary greatly, but there’s one thing that unifies almost all of them - their condition has had some form of financial impact on their lives.

Read more: The Real Cost of Disability

Heads up to Football Risk

The Football Association has said that it will be looking into whether footballers who have headed footballs throughout their careers are more likely to develop dementia than people who have not. This follows findings from UK scientists that heading a football over time could result in long term brain injuries.

Read more: Heads Up on Football Risk

Job title: Information and Advice Assistant

Contract: 6 or 12 months dependent upon eligibility
Base: The Brain Charity, Norton Street, Liverpool. L3 8LR
Hours: 35 Hours per week
Salary: NMW between the ages of 16-25. National living wage paid to over 25s.

Application criteria: You need to be between the ages of 16 and 29, be a Liverpool resident and be currently unemployed. We welcome applications from people facing additional barriers to employment.

Read more: Job Ad: Information and Advice Assistant