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Kieran Daly

Climbing Ben Nevis

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]As many of you will know, on September 7th 2014, I was involved in a hit-and-run accident whereby I sustained a traumatic brain injury and complex facial fractures. This coincided with damage to my right eye, from an orbital fracture, which resulted in permanent loss of vision. I sustained life threatening injuries and was admitted to Kings College Hospital, via air ambulance where I was placed into an induced coma for two weeks.[/p][p] [/p][p]Following my hospitalisation period, I spent three months in Lewisham’s Frank Cooksey Rehabilitation Unit. They work together to help patients make the transition from hospital to home. Here the staff work together to help patients that are recovering from a severe neurological event, like mine, by providing intensive neuro-rehabilitation. Activities included physiotherapy, helping me to regain the ability to walk again, in conjunction with speech, language and occupational therapy etc.[/p][p] [/p][p]It’s been over 4 years from the date of my accident, and I want to raise money & funds for Headway SELNWK (South East London, North West Kent). On Saturday 25th May 2019, I am going to walk/climb Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in the British Isles, to help and raise money and awareness for Headway SELNWK.[/p][p] [/p][p]Headway SELNWK is a charitable organisation providing support and services to individuals, family members and carers affected by an acquired brain injury across Bexley, Greenwich, Lewisham, Lambeth, Southwark, Bromley, Dartford, and KCC. Headway SELNWK operates a person centred service that understands the complexities and problems that may arise after injury particularly with emotions, cognition, memory, communication and behaviour.[/p][p] [/p][p]Headway SELNWK is affiliated to Headway UK. Headway UK is the brain injury association, the national charity that works to improve life after brain injury. Thank you for taking the time to read this, any donations you are willing to make to Headway SELNWK will be most appreciated.[/p][p][br][/p]

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Jun 14, 2019

Anonymous

You are such an inspiration, well done.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Jun 11, 2019

Brian Cameron

Well done Kieran

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 9, 2019

Claire Cleary

An amazing achievement - well done 🎉🎉🎉

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 8, 2019

Anonymous

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jun 6, 2019

Tracy and Bryan

Well done Kieran so proud of you xx

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jun 6, 2019

Anonymous

Jun 5, 2019

Bakh Tumber

Kieran Well Done. Bakh

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jun 5, 2019

Colin Westpfel

well done Kieran

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jun 4, 2019

Anonymous

A great achievement for a fantastic cause - well done!

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Jun 4, 2019

Anonymous

Inspiring effort. Very well done.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid