Brain Injury Speaks Releases New Report on Social Isolation
In 2021, the Brain Injury Speaks Network conducted virtual focus groups. The purpose of these groups was to understand the lived experience of social isolation, learn more about why it occurs after brain injury and what people can do to reduce the risk of experiencing social isolation. We are so grateful to the Brain Injury Speaks members who participated in these focus groups and shared their experiences with social isolation.
Level 1 Neurorehabilitation training program scheduled for February 2022!
During COVID-19, OBIA remains committed to provide training for individuals working with people with brain injuries. This certificate course will now be accessible through a live online virtual classroom and will be interactive.
Registration Open for the Virtual 2021 Provincial ABI Conference
The Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA), in collaboration with participating community associations, is pleased to present the Virtual 2021 Provincial ABI Conference.
Join us this November for the Children & Youth with ABI/Concussion training program
This Certificate Training Program will focus on providing information about behaviours after ABI
Congratulations AOE Winners!
On September 23, 2021, the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) in collaboration with the Personal Injury Alliance (PIA Law) were pleased to present the 2021 Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation to those who consistently provide exceptional service to the brain injury community.
Headway Homes Fund
The Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA), in partnership with the Headway Homes Fund at the Niagara Community Foundation, distributes $5,000.00 annually from a fund created by Headway Homes (Niagara) Inc. to enhance the lives of people in a slow-to-recover state following a Brain Injury.
Winners of the 2020 Awards of Excellence
The Ontario Brain Injury Association and PIA Law are pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation.
OBIA now part of COVID-19 mental health initiative
Six community organizations join up to create innovative collaborative to support mental health during COVID-19
OBIA Launches New Brain Injury Impact Study
OBIA is pleased to announce the launch of the new Brain Injury Impact Study. OBIA has been conducting research for more than 25 years. Many things have changed over the years, including the incidence and impact of concussion being brought to the forefront.
Special Thank You from the OBIA Team
During these unprecedented times dealing with COVID-19, the team at the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) give thanks to those working on the front lines helping people living with brain injury.