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 email@example.com
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 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.
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**NEW** BIAIA Virtual Support Group Meeting
In this meeting, we welcome you to an opportunity for survivors, families and caregivers to come together to support each other, tell their stories, in a safe and private setting. We will be learning how to focus on strengths, with plenty of time for personal sharing as well.
Location: By phone or web - Register HERE
Time: Mar 30, 2017 5:30 PM
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or (855) 444-6443
We are happy to announce
that we have rescheduled
Brain Injury Advocacy Day to Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Join us at Iowa's State Capitol as we work to educate legislators and policy makers about the needs of Iowans with brain injury and their families.
Des Moines, Tuesday, March 21, 2017
So that we can plan accordingly we ask that you
Please click here to RE-REGISTER for this event
We currently have a position open for a Director of Development, who will be responsible for securing financial resources through grants and appeals to support the organization’s programs and services. To apply, please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com. To request a copy of the job description, please contact us at 319-466-7455.
Please take the time to check out our new Facebook Support Page for Iowans affected by Brain Injury
We are dedicated to keeping Iowans informed about upcoming events, services, research and news about brain injury. Our monthly newsletter Brainstorming is news you can use. Please come back here monthly to see our current issue. Click here
Save The Date for These Events!
Save The Dates
LUNCH AND LEARN WEBINARS
NOTE: A list of available archived webinars can be found on the Support page
February 22nd, 2017 at 11:30am: Assistive Technology to Support Tasks of Daily Living
25th Annual Anniversary BIAIA Spring Conference
Planning is underway. Registration and
agenda will be available very soon.
Family Workshop Pre-Conference
Wednesday, March 1, 2016
March 2 & 3, 2016
Des Moines, Downtown District
For More Information
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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