We provide FREE SUPPORT to individuals and families living with the effects of brain injury in Northland.
By providing free support to walk alongside people to access services in the community that would otherwise be too challenging to engage with alone.
We have assisted our clients and families to achieve in many ways. The best people to speak about are our clients.
Ken says...."The Brain Injury Association has been absolutely brilliant in supporting both myself and my family through what has proven to be the most difficult year of my life...I consider I would have been lost without their support"
We provide free support to sufferers of traumatic brain injury incurred through trauma or illness along with their their families/carers. Our Liaison Officers provide this service through regular support group meetings and individual support to access services. A major part of our service is assisting clients in their dealings with government agencies such as ACC, WINZ, MOH and Corrections and in addition, our Liaison Officers are also involved in awareness education and injury prevention work.