Brain Injury Services
Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST)
Phone support provided Monday – Friday 12 – 4 pm
Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA)
NEW Site for Caregivers: www.caregiverinfo.ca
Telephone support provided Monday – Friday 9:30 am – 4 pm. NEW Caregiver website Provides online information based on their workshop titled, ‘Support, Hope & Resiliency: An Education and Training Program for Caregivers of Acquired Brain Injury Survivors’ that took place across Ontario.
During the COVID-19 Pandemic, BIST has moved our services online. Learn more, HERE.
A free, searchable database of pictographic images designed to facilitate life’s conversations. The pictographs are specially designed for communicating with people with aphasia.
March of Dimes – After Stroke Program
Includes a program geared for caregivers, the Caregiver Café. Opportunity to join the After Stroke Facebook Group.
Online Support Groups for women-identified people including: young women, women in the military, caregivers of women and a Canada specific group.
Concussion Healthcare and Treatment Videos (CHat Videos)
A general overview of the different types of healthcare providers involved in post-concussion care, based on Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation’s Guideline for Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury & Prolonged Symptoms, 3rd Edition for Adults 18+ years (2018) and Standards for Post-Concussion Care (2017), via the Concussion Centre.