News and Events

The latest news, events and information about brain injury in the Tasmanian and wider community.

ABI Wise App launched

Friday, March 15, 2019

An App made by people with acquired brain injury for people with brain injury, their loved ones, and everyone else.

Last Friday, 15th of March, Brain Injury Matters launched a unique lived experience ABI App with the goal of strengthening connections and sharing information within the ABI community and beyond.

ABI Wise offers:

*Information about brain injuries from people who have a brain injury

*Weekly tips on how to live well with a brain injury

*Personal Stories

*Guided meditations developed by people with an ABI for people with an ABI

*And more…

The ABI Wise App is FREE and is available from Google Play and the App Store

ABI Wise info on Google Play
ABI Wise info page on Google Play

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Bringing Fairness to Care: supporting unpaid carers

You are invited to attend this roundtable discussion on Tuesday 26th March with federal politicians and community leaders on how unpaid carers can be better supported.

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Focus on Cyber Safety

TABIS (The Tasmanian Acquired Brain Injury Service, a division of Li-Ve Tasmania) continue their Cyber Safety campaign this month with the launch of the easy read resource: 'A guide for staying safe online' and a FREE Stay Safe Online information session in Launceston on Friday 22nd March.

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Brain Injury Funding Gap Risks Leaving Thousands in Limbo

Is the Brain Injury Association yet another casualty of the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme), asks Deborah Byrne, BIAT executive officer, in this Mercury Newspaper Talking Point Article from Friday 15th of March.

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