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

Legislative Council Candidate Survey

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

BIAT is a member of a coalition of disability advocacy organisations that recently surveyed candidates for the upcoming Legislative Council elections.

Of the 14 candidates contesting the elections 10 responded to 11 questions on a range of issues directly affecting people with disability in Tasmania.  All candidates who responded consented to their responses being made public.  The questions and candidate’s responses can be found here.

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Brain Injury Peer Support Groups

The Brain Injury Association of Tasmania (BIAT) invite you to attend Brain Injury Peer Support Groups in Hobart, Launceston and Ulverstone. The first Hobart group will meet on Wednesday 11 December, with groups in Launceston and Ulverstone starting in January 2020.

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2019 BIAT AGM

Brain Injury Association of Tasmania President, Dario Tomat, cordially invites you to attend the 2019 BIAT Annual General Meeting (AGM).

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Mercury Newspaper Article 19 Oct 2019

The Brain Injury Association of Tasmania was in the news again last month, with BIAT Executive Officer, Deborah Byrne, asked to comment on BIAT's unsuccessful application for funding under the National Disability Scheme’s Information, Linkages and Capacity [ILC] Building program for 2019-2022 in this Mercury Newspaper article.

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