Boston Acquired Brain Injury Support Group

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
    Telephone
    617-952-6254
    Email babisgroup@hotmail.com

  • Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts (BIA-MA)
    Telephone 800-242-0030 or 508-475-0032
    http://biama.org/


  • Brain Injury Association of America
    Telephone 1-800-444-6443
    http://www.biausa.org

  • National Family Caregivers Association
    Telephone 1-800-896-3650
    http://www.nfcacares.org


  • Family Caregiver Alliance / National Center on Caregiving
    Telephone 451-434-3388
    http://www.caregiver.org


  • Wellspouse Association - Support for partners of those with a chronic, progressive illness or disability
    Telephone 1-800-838-0879
    http://www.wellspouse.org


  • Alzheimer's Association
    Excellent source of information and strategies for memory loss, behavior issues
    Telephone 1-800-272-3900
    http://alz.org


  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society Telephone 1-800-344-4867
    http://nmss.org


  • American Stroke Association
    Telephone 888-478-7653
    http://www.strokeassociation.org

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