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Support coordinator

Your support network in Gloucestershire

Gaynor Thompson

Tel: 07964 457980

Email: [email protected]

My name is Gaynor and I’m your regional support coordinator.

I was diagnosed with Cauda Equina Syndrome in January 2021 and had to have emergency surgery after attending A&E. Three weeks before, I was diagnosed with sciatica over the phone.

I love spending time with my family and life is about making the best memories.

Book an appointment with me here and I can refer you to the most suitable services available locally and nationally and I can offer my insight and experience into life with a spinal cord injury.

Just choose an available slot below and I look forward to speaking with you soon.

Our Support Coordinator, Gaynor Thompson
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We have a network of support partners available in your area

We’ve split these across three key areas:

Body Matters partners

Neurokinex

The Neurokinex programme for spinal cord injury is one of the leading activity-based rehabilitation programmes in the UK

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Mind Matters partners

Life Matters partners

Aspire housing and benefits

Aspire’s housing and welfare benefits services provides tailored support to help people with spinal cord injuries with accessible housing while permanent solutions can be found and advice on the types of benefits available you’re entitled to.

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Hugh James

We have extensive experience in handling compensation claims for people who have suffered spinal cord injuries. Our solicitors have been consistently ranked in the top tiers by the independent legal guides, Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners and are recognised as leaders in the field of personal injury and specifically spinal cord litigation.

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Irwin Mitchell Financial Planning

Our financial planners have over 20 years’ experience supporting SCI people across the UK, and we’re here to give you and your family all-round financial planning advice – whatever stage you’re at post-injury. Get in touch to find out how we can support you, or to book a free financial health check with one of our experts today.

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Partners in Costs

We assist those affected by spinal injury to understand complex legal fee arrangements, by explaining the glossary of legal terminology in simple English. We’re legal costs specialists with over 21 years’ experience in advising on cases involving spinal injury.

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RWK Goodman

At RWK Goodman our team of specialist spinal cord injury solicitors deliver more than compensation. We’ll build a team around you and your family and ensure you get the personal, medical, legal and financial support you deserve to enable you to lead a fulfilling life after spinal cord injury.

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