Geraldine joined Headway in September 2021. Prior to this, she worked for a charity supporting individuals with disability to live independently in the community and has worked with people with disabilities for many years. At Headway, Geraldine works as a Brain Injury Buddy. Within this role, she provides holistic person-centred support by working on set goals agreed with service users. This includes visiting individuals with brain injury in the community and supporting them to engage in activities that promotes their independence.
Geraldine says – “I enjoy this role because I can see the enjoyment people get when their confidence begins to return & their lives improve.”