May 11, 2020
The group is for people with brain injury, their families and carers to come together to share, learn and connect with others.
People often say that peer support was very helpful in their journey towards recovery. People who have 'been there' have knowledge and expertise based on their own lived experience. Sharing this knowledge can help others to understand their own experience and move forward.
WHO CAN ATTEND?
Anyone that has been impacted by an acquired brain injury, including those caused by: stroke, fall, assault, concussion, road crash, infection, brain tumour, hypoxia (lack of oxygen to the brain), poisoning, and degenerative neurological conditions such as MS etc.
INTERESTED IN ATTENDING?
Please contact Robyn McWaldron via:
Robyn will then send you the Zoom login details for the online meeting.
NEED HELP WITH ONLINE MEETINGS?
Watch our videos that help you to:
*Learn how to download the Zoom App
*Learn how to join a Zoom meeting
*Understand more about online meetings
"Government must ensure people aren’t left struggling for support" writes BIAT executive officer, Deborah Byrne, in this Talking Point article published in The Mercury Newspaper on Friday 7 May 2021.View Article >
BIAT invite you to attend a state-wide Brain Injury Peer Support Group online via Zoom - Wednesday 19 May.View Article >
Researchers at the University of Tasmania invite individuals with or without an acquired brain injury (ABI) to participate in a study about ABI and social cognition - how people process, store, and apply information about other people and social situations.View Article >