Author Archives: Kat Whitemoss

The Team Support Hats for Headway Day 2019

We are proud to be supporting this year’s national ‘Action for Brain Injury Week’ (20th -26th May 2019) we are joining in the celebrations of 40 years of the national charity Headway. As well as helping raise awareness of brain injury and it’s affects, we are also taking part in the annual ‘Hat’s for Headway Day’ […]

A Day In The Life Of… Carrie Leach – Occupational Therapy Technical Instructor

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Where are you from? I was born and raised in Bury but lived in Germany for eight years and Canada for three years. I moved back to Bury in 2010 and began working for RfI in 2013. Where did you study? I am currently studying for my BSc Degree in Occupational Therapy at Salford University […]

A Day In The Life Of… Susan Ormerod – Occupational Therapy Technical Instructor

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Where are you from? I am from Manchester (Crumpsall originally) but its not as bad as people may think! I have always lived in or around the city centre but now live in Bury. Where did you study? I went to Coventry University to study occupational therapy, but didn’t complete the course due to illness […]

Kitchen for work with clients installed – kitchen available to hire

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We are pleased to announce the installation of a full kitchen in our brand-new offices! Integrating the process of cooking into therapy has many benefits and can enable people to become more independent through redeveloping important life skills such as: • Concentration• Fine Motor Skills• Safety Awareness• Money Management• Task Analysis• Social Engagement• Confidence• Sequencing […]

Emergency First Aid Training

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Emergency First Aid Training (6 hours) Our training programmes are all taught by highly qualified and experienced trainers. Delivered at our offices by Compliance Training Ltd. Training course overview This Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course enables a first-aider to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill while […]

Moving and Handling Training

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Moving & Handling Training Handling Techniques (6.5 hours) Our training programmes are all taught by highly qualified and experienced trainers. The course includes moving and handling legislation, risk assessments, back awareness, equipment, techniques and practical scenarios. The training is facilitated by Sue Urquart Bsc (Hons) MCSP MSTAT. The practical components of the course include: • […]