The mission of the Brain Injury Alliance of Iowa is to create a better future through brain injury prevention, advocacy, education, research, and support.
To contact the Brain Injury Alliance of Iowa:
Call 1-855-444-6443 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Currently, more than 3.1 million children and adults in the U.S. live with a lifelong disability as a result of TBI and 6.4 million have a disability due to stroke. (Statistics courtsey of the Centers for Disease Control and the Heart Disease & Stroke Statistics 2010 Update At-A-Glance.). This translates into more than 95,000 Iowans living with disability from acquired brain injury. That is more than the populations of Sioux City, Waterloo, Council Bluffs, Ames or Iowa City.
Save The Dates!
Friday, September 19. 2014, Central Iowa Brain Injury Conference for Families and Caregivers - The Family's Journey. - A conference for individuals, families and caregivers affected by Brain Injury. The FFA Enrichment Center, Ankeny, IA Register Here
WEBINAR October 6, 2014 (Monday), 11:30am - 12:30pm. Brain Injury in Youth: The Transition to Adulthood, a Lunch and Learn Webinar, Presented by Holli Petersen, Brain Injury Alliance of Iowa. Register Here
Save the Date, October
Inaugural Gala to Benefit Brain
Click here for details and to register
Iowa Rolls out Integrated Health Homes
Integrated Health Home (IHH) is a team of professionals working together to provide whole-person, patient-centered, coordinated are for adults with serious mental illness (SMI) and children with a serious emotional disturbance (SED). Individuals enrolled in Medicaid and who meet criteria for an SMI or SED are eligible. For more information about the IHH and the Iowa plan for rolling this model out, please click here.
BIA-Iowa Webinars now Archived Online
Did you miss one of our lunch & learn Webinar sessions? Or maybe you want to watch the information again or send a link to a friend. Now you can view past webinars at your convenience. Click Here to view our webinar list to select the topic you would like to view. We just ask that you complete an evaluation after watching so that we can continue to provide quality information.
Looking for resources and supports dealing with brain injury?
Neuro-Resource Facilitation helps people with brain injury and their families find answers to their questions. This is a free service dedicated to helping people choose, get and keep needed services and supports. Professionals and others are also welcome to contact us to receive more information and assistance.
To speak with one of our Neuro-Resource Facilitators, please call the Brain Injury Alliance of Iowa at: 1-855-444-6443 or e-mail us at email@example.com
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