Update, 24th May 2018: We are delighted to announce that The Brain Charity won theManaging Turnaround Award at this year's Charity Governance Awards in London.
The Brain Charity has been shortlisted for the UK-wide Charity Governance Awards 2018 it was announced this week. We are in the running for the Managing Turnaround award and the prize of a £5,000 unrestricted grant. The Brain Charity is one of 20 charities from across the UK that complete the full shortlist.
Universal Credit (UC) is a new welfare benefit for people of working age who need help with housing and living costs. Universal Credit is combining six existing welfare benefits into one new one. This includes replacing jobseeker’s allowance, tax credits, and housing benefit.
Last October our staff visited Asylum Link Merseyside to help spruce up their reception and meeting rooms on a team building exercise. As a way of saying thank you, a group from Asylum Link visited our Brain Food Festival recently to give a healthy cookery demonstration to a packed room of hungry visitors, staff and volunteers.