Brain Injury Association of Peel & Halton

[  Suggest an Update |  Print Version (New Window) ]
Record #: MHL0015 Last Modified: 09 May 2013 Last Full Update: 09 May 2013
Record Details
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BIAPH
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BrainAwareBIAPH
Website Website: biaph.com/
SOCIAL_MEDIA_ICONFacebook Twitter Website
Description & Services
Alternate NameBIAPH
DescriptionThe Brain Injury Association of Peel and Halton (BIAPH) 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, improve quality of care/life, provide community education, and conduct 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. * Yuri Mutiger Memorial Fund provides caregiver relief to family and friends providing ongoing care for a person living with an acquired brain injury. 
 
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.
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Peel Region
EligibilityPersons with acquired brain injuries (and their families)
FeesMembership - yearly $30.00 Single; $50.00 Family. This is a dual membership with OBIA. ; Program ; Membership - yearly $30.00 Single; $50.00 Family. ( Membership to the Ontario Brain Injury Association is included),  
$5.00 subsidized option for survivors where applicable. Please contact the office for further details.
LanguagesEnglish ; Infomational material available in Punjabi, Urdu, Chines, Polish, Portuguese and Spanish
Contact Information
Address2155 Leanne Blvd, Ste 204
Mississauga, ON L5K 2K8
 
View Google Map
IntersectionErin Mills Pkwy/QEW
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone905-823-2221 
Fax905-823-9960
Toll Free Phone1-800-565-8594
E-Mailbiaph@biaph.com
Websitewww.biaph.com
Primary ContactJorun Rucels, Executive Director
Primary ExecutiveSandev S. Purewal, President
Alternate ExecutiveDr. Jane Storrie, Secretary
Other Details
Print MaterialNewsletter - Pathways
ElectionsAGM in June
FundingFundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Private - Yuri Mutiger Memorial Fund Respite Care Program ; Fundraising; Donations; Coporate Sponsorships; Yuri Mutiger Memorial Fund
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsAdvocacy ; Caregiver relief ; Disabilities ; Head injuries ; Information and referral ; Outreach ; Parenting support ; Respite care ; Safety ; Support groups ; Volunteer opportunities