ABI Community Liaison Officer - Interim Report

The Interim Report from BIAT, around the work of the Community Liaison Officer (CLO). The role of the Community Liaison Officer is to provide support to family and carers...

The role of the Community Liaison Officer is to provide support to family and carers who have loved ones with acquired brain disorders (ABD) admitted to the busy neurosurgical environment, and to continue to support them through the rehabilitation process and into the community and primary health space.

The role of the Community Liaison Officer is to provide support to family and carers who have loved ones with acquired brain disorders (ABD) admitted to the busy neurosurgical environment, and to continue to support them through the rehabilitation process and into the community and primary health space.

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BIAT Annual Report 2016-17

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Ella's Story

In the lead up to Brain Injury Awareness Week 2017, BIAT, in conjunction with Domin8 Designs, produced a video with Ella, a sixteen year old Tasmanian girl, and her mum, Traci-Jean, about the changes to their lives after Ella was hit in the head with a hockey ball 14 months earlier.

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Alf's Story

As a part of 2016 National Brain Injury Awareness Week, BIAT worked with local media and design business Domin8 Designs to produce a short video with Alf, a Tasmanian with an acquired brain injury (ABI), to hear about his story and lived experience.

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