Nottingham Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Neurological Care Centre

We provide rehabilitation and care for people over 18 who have a brain injury or neurological condition.

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Nottingham Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Neurological Care Centre

Hankin Street,
Hucknall,
Nottingham NG15 7RR

Tel: 0115 968 0202

Fax: 0115 964 2747

nottingham@huntercombe.com

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Nottingham Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Neurological Care Centre

Located in Hucknall, on the outskirts of historic Nottingham, we’re here for people who have conditions such as acquired or traumatic brain injury, Huntington’s disease, multiple sclerosis, motor neurone disease and spinal injury.

We also look after people who need tracheostomy care, enteral feeding and assisted ventilation. We can arrange for people in low states of arousal to have SMART (Sensory Modality Assessment and Rehabilitation Technique) assessment too.

There are three interconnecting buildings on our site, known as Rosewood, Fernwood and Millwood. During their stay, clients are encouraged to make decisions about their care and life at the centre.  We encourage all our clients to be as independent as possible.

 

Getting here

  • Located in Hucknall, on the outskirts of Nottingham

  • Within 2 miles of the M1 motorway

  • Nottingham Station close by

  • East Midlands International Airport, a half hour drive away

  • On-site free parking

What's here

  • 71 beds in three units, many en-suite

  • Therapy kitchen, therapy gym and other therapy rooms

  • Gymnasium

  • Sensory stimulation room

  • Large communal living spaces with flat screen TVs, Wii, DVD player

  • Private garden and patio areas

  • Kitchens to make hot or cold drinks and food at anytime

While you're here

  • Extensive therapeutic and social activities programme

  • Client laundry service

  • Mini-bus for outings and appointments

  • Within walking distance of many local amenities

Care at Nottingham Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Neurological Care Centre

Slow Stream Rehabilitation

Our slow stream rehabilitation service is suitable for people who need a longer period of less intense rehabilitation. It is suitable for those who need time to practise newly learnt skills in a a variety of everyday situations before returning to live at home.

We can also organise assessment for people in low states of awareness using SMART (Sensory Modality Assessment and Rehabilitation Technique) assessment.

Complex Disability Management

This service is for people who have problems associated with a brain injury or neurological condition and who cannot be looked after at home, usually because of the high level of nursing care they need.

The focus is on providing relief from pain, discomfort and stress and is all about improving a client's everyday quality of life. Most clients have either severe and far-reaching disabilities or may be in the later stages of a progressive neurological condition.

Respite Care

This service is available to people with a brain injury or neurological condition who live at home but who could benefit from a short stay in a specialist centre.

It also offers a much-needed break for families and carers and is an opportunity for individuals to have their needs reassessed.

What people say about us

Reviews of our approach and how we've helped our patients

I have improved strength in balance, memory, speech and management of my fatigue so it means it will improve my life and independence. Prior to my admission I didn't even know what I had lost!

Patient

My sister's amazing progress is a credit to all the hard work you are all putting in with her (with just a bit of effort on her part) ! Thank you so much.

Patient's family

Thank you for everything - you taught me to live on my own!

Former patient

What people say about us

Reviews of our approach and how we've helped our patients

  • I have improved strength in balance, memory, speech and management of my fatigue so it means it will improve my life and independence. Prior to my admission I didn't even know what I had lost!

    Patient
  • My sister's amazing progress is a credit to all the hard work you are all putting in with her (with just a bit of effort on her part) ! Thank you so much.

    Patient's family
  • Thank you for everything - you taught me to live on my own!

    Former patient

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Caring at Huntercombe Nottingham

We believe we get the best outcomes when our patients, and their families and carers, are involved in the planning of care. This approach is part of daily life at our centre. Everyone is treated as an individual and assessed and reviewed based on their own unique needs.

The Nottingham Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Neurological Care Centre team

Centre manager Kath Dye leads our team Nottingham. She is supported by a team that includes a consultant in clinical psychology, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, nursing staff and activity therapists. We also have a full team of support staff who keep everything running smoothly.

Who we work with

The University of Derby, Independent Neurorehabilitation Providers Alliance and Headway Approved Provider