Tasmanian Launch of Brain Injury Awareness Week 2019

August 19, 2019

Please join the Brain Injury Association of Tasmania (BIAT) to celebrate the launch of Brain Injury Awareness Week in Tasmania, by Senator the Hon. Catryna Bilyk.

With National Brain Injury Awareness Week 2019 devoted to brain tumour, Senator Bilyk will share her brain tumour survival journey.

This year’s event will also include:

*The launch of two brain injury specific NDIS Information, Linkages and Capacity Building Projects in Tasmania; and

*The Tasmanian launch of BrainLink’s: Practical Guide for Families and People with an Acquired Brain Injury (ABI).

Event details:

Monday 19th August 2019
10:00am – 11:30am
ABC Building | 1 Liverpool Street | Hobart

Morning tea will be provided.

Please RSVP attendance and dietary requirements by 14th August 2019 to rosie@biat.org.au or 03 6230 9800

Download the flyer here>
Return to News Page >

More News

In the news: Tassie must stand up for thousands with brain injury

"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 >

Online Brain Injury Peer Support Group - May 2021

BIAT invite you to attend a state-wide Brain Injury Peer Support Group online via Zoom - Wednesday 19 May.

View Article >

Research Opportunity: ABI and Social Cognition Study

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 >