Join BIST today!

All memberships are joint with the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA)

Memberships can purchased:

  • online by clicking on the links below
  • by sending a cheque to the BIST Office (40 St. Clair Ave East #205, Toronto, M4T 1M9)
  • from a BIST staff member at a BIST event or program

If you are not purchasing a membership online, please complete this Membership Application Form and send it with your payment.


Subsidized Membership (ABI Survivors Only) – $5

A BIST membership gives you access to our programs and services such as our peer support program, support groups, social drop-in, workshops and our free monthly community outings to Toronto attractions such as the ROM, AGO and the movies.

If cost is a barrier, you can join for FREE by filling out this survey Brain Injury Impact Study via OBIA, HERE. Please email us at to let us know you’ve applied. 



Individual Membership – $30

Individual Membership is an option for individuals who wish to become members of BIST, who are not living with the effects of brain injury, such as professionals in the field of brain injury and family members.



Family Membership – $50

Family Membership is a great option for families who may want to access our services such as our peer support program and annual workshops. Family membership gives ABI survivors access to all our programs and services included in our subsidized survivor membership.



Company Membership – $100

Company membership entitles four people in your organization to attend each of our workshops during the year and receive monthly emails on BIST programs and services to unlimited email addresses within your organization.