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Brain Injury & The Law: A Functional Support Initiative

The Brain Injury Society of Toronto and the Brain Injury Association of North Bay and Area are very excited to introduce our new program: Brain Injury and Law, a Functional Support Initiative, that is generously funded by the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation.

This program has been created to help vulnerable persons who have Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) increase access to justice.

We Can Help With:

  • Accessing and planning transportation
  • Advocating for courtroom accommodation
  • Giving reminders of court or other important dates
  • Providing support referrals
  • Providing assistance in managing documents
  • Assisting with communication needs
  • Connecting with Vulnerable Persons Registry
  • Getting a Brain Injury Identification Card
  • Provide VIRTUAL meeting support (note taking, advocacy etc.)

Contact

SOUTHERN ONTARIO (BARRIE & SOUTH OF BARRIE)
Brain Injury Association of Toronto (BIST)
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 416-830-1485
NORTHERN ONTARIO (NORTH OF BARRIE)
Brain Injury Association of North Bay and Area (BIANBA)
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 705-478-8664

Please check out the ABI Justice website for more resources, both for legal professionals, as well as clients with brain injury: 

www.abijustice.org

Project Funder

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Read the report from this project, HERE.