Brain Injury Association of Peel & Halton

Record Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BIAPH
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BrainAwareBIAPH
Website Website: biaph.com/
Social Media Facebook Twitter Website
Description & Services
Alternate Name BIAPH
Description The 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. * 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 Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Persons with acquired brain injuries (and their families)
Fees Membership - yearly $30.00 Single; $50.00 Family. This is a dual membership with OBIA. ; Program ; $5.00 subsidized option for survivors where applicable. Please contact the office for further details.
Languages English ; Infomational material available in Punjabi, Urdu, Chinese, Polish, Portugese and Spanish
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-823-2221 
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-8594
E-Mail biaph@biaph.com
Website www.biaph.com
Primary Contact Jorun Rucels, Executive Director
Other Details
Print Material Newsletter - Pathways
Elections AGM in June
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; Coporate Sponsorships
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Advocacy ; Caregiver relief ; Disabilities ; Head injuries ; Information and referral ; Outreach ; Parenting support ; Respite care ; Safety ; Support groups ; Volunteer opportunities