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Statewide non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life people experience after brain injury.

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Includes information about Housing, Day Programs, Funding, Transportation and others.

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Includes publications that can borrowed or viewed online.

Includes educational information from conferences, seminars, webinars and workshops.

National organization which BIANYS is affiliated with.

Statewide non-profit membership organization that provides advocacy and support to individuals with brain injuries and their family members.

BrainLine.org, a free educational website, provides authoritative information about brain injury symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. For people living with a brain injury, their families, and professionals in the field, BrainLine also offers an online community of support through our social networking sites.

Search for actively recruiting studies that you may be able to participate in or learn about new interventions/treatments that are being considered.

Choosing to participate in a clinical study is an important personal decision. Review the Learn About Studies page and talk with your doctor, family members, or friends before deciding to join a study.

After you find one or more studies that you are interested in, the next step is for you or your doctor to contact the study research staff and ask questions about the specific study.

Loss and Grief after Brain Injury

Information indicates they provide services to children and young adults.

Presentation was done at a conference with a broad range of attendees.

They may or may not be able to provide services for your scenario.

Website has many links for dealing with grief.

Leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues. Working toward practical solutions that benefit both employer and employee, JAN helps people with disabilities enhance their employability, and shows employers how to capitalize on the value and talent that people with disabilities add to the workplace.

On the cusp of the breakthrough that is every artist's dream, the comedian John Kawie suffered a devastating stroke which he thought would derail his career... and life. With the sardonic wit that landed him gigs as a writer, John focused on his experiences with the stroke and created BRAIN FREEZE, a hysterical, poignant, and affirmative journey through the bumpy road to recovery and beyond.

According to the National Institutes of Health, clinical research is a research study of volunteers to answer specific health questions. Carefully conducted clinical trials are the fastest and safest way to find treatments that work in people and ways to improve health.

Kessler Foundation conducts medical rehabilitation research to help individuals with brain injury have a better quality of life.

Assistance is provided free of charge to assist with:

- Identify health insurance benefits and recognize any areas where coverage may be inadequate to meet the patient's needs.

- Evaluate the eligibility for government benefits (Medical Assistance, Medical Waivers, Social Security) and help families with the application process.

- Seek out community resources for services not covered by insurance or government programs.

National organization which BIANJ is affiliated with.

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