Meeting to support brain injury association

Following a public meeting in Whitby a new group will get together to help provide support for people with brain injuries.

Headway Yorkshire East Coast will encompass a wide area, including Whitby, and will help promotre understanding, information and support services for families and carers.

Mark Hollinghurst of Headway Yorkshire East Coast said: “The group’s name reflects the widening interest in the work and support of Headway across the region.”

The first meeting of the group will take place on Monday 4 April at 5pm at Ryedale Special Families, 121 Town Street, Old Malton, YO17 7HD.

For more information or to attend the meeting contact Mark Hollinghurst on (01302) 308688 or email,