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Brain Injury Association of Peel and Halton

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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-823-2221
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-8594
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Primary Contact Jorun Rucels, Executive Director
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Serving the needs of families and survivors of acquired brain injury (ABI)
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1986
Funding Donations * membership fees * Ontario Trillium Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Advocates for the needs of, and provides information to survivors of brain injuries, their families and support network * facilitates measures to promote the prevention of brain injury, improves quality of care/life, provides community education, and conducts resource searches on behalf of the members * offers information about acquired brain injuries (ABI) services in Peel and Halton * monthly, social, and leisure support groups, information nights * Helmets on Kids - education about safety, prevention and brain injury awareness to elementary school students * provides caregiver relief to family and friends providing ongoing care for a person living with an acquired brain injury for a maximum period of 12 consecutive months * volunteer opportunities available

In affiliation with the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) - Peer Support Mentoring Program; Education; Brain Basic Course - a two day course for professionals and family caregivers

Monthly support groups for survivors of an Acquired Brain Injury and their caregivers - for schedule click here
Hours Hours vary * call for information
Areas Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Boundaries Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Persons with acquired brain injuries and their families
Application Membership application required
Languages English
Fees please contact the office for further details
Site Information
Site Location Mississauga (Erin Mills)
Located In Community Erin Mills
Address & Map
Mississauga, ON
Mailing Address PO Box 67012 
Mississauga, ON L5L 5V4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Health Care
HCSD Sub Heading Advocacy for People with Disabilities ; Disability Associations ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities ; Home Support Programs ; Programs for Home Support
Service Categories Adult In Home Respite Care ~ Brain Injuries ; Adult Out of Home Respite Care ~ Brain Injuries ; Caregiver Support Groups ~ Brain Injuries ; Caregiver Training ~ Brain Injuries ; Disability Associations ~ Brain Injuries ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Brain Injuries ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Brain Injuries ; Personal Safety Education ~ Brain Injuries ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Brain Injuries ; Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities ~ Brain Injuries ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Brain Injuries ; Volunteer Opportunities

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