Selected Resources for Family Caregivers
These local and national organizations provide information, advocacy, empowerment, and support groups. Many have links to services in local areas.
Remember, don't limit yourself to resources related to brain injury only. Think of the symptoms or issue you want help with, and look up that an organization for people dealing with similar concerns.
Boston Acquired Brain Injury Support Group (BABIS)
For information contact Sally Johnson, LICSW
Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts (BIA-MA)
Telephone 800-242-0030 or 508-475-0032
Brain Injury Association of America
National Family Caregivers Association
Family Caregiver Alliance / National Center on Caregiving
Wellspouse Association - Support for partners of those with a chronic, progressive illness or disability
Excellent source of information and strategies for memory loss, behavior issues
National Multiple Sclerosis Society Telephone 1-800-344-4867