VISTA Centre Brain Injury Services 11th Annual Brain Injury Awareness Day

Through the continued generous support of sponsors, this conference has been offered at no charge!   Brain Injury Awareness Day will be held at the St. Elias Centre, on Ridgewood Avenue in Ottawa, on Wednesday June 12, 2019 Advance registration for delegates is required. Event website: braininjuryawarenessday.ca

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Belleville and Ottawa Brain Tumour Walks in June 2019

People affected by brain tumours should never walk alone! Belleville Brain Tumour Walk: Join the Movement to End Brain Tumours at the 19th Annual Belleville Brain Tumour Walk Saturday June 8th, 2019 – Zwick Centennial Park. Brain Tumor Foundation of Canada Belleville branch Follow the Belleville  Brain Tumour Facebook page

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Brain Injury Speaks

Often, decisions affecting the brain injury community in Ontario are made with little input from persons living with lived experience and their family members and caregivers. Brain Injury Speaks, Stakeholder Engagement Network of Ontario is led by Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) and works with the: Stakeholder

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Community Stroke Partners’ Expo was a success!

Thursday February 7th, 2019 the Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario held Community Stroke Partners’ Expo at the Ramada Kingston Hotel & Conference Centre. Through rapid podium presentations and exhibitors, Health Care Providers working with stroke survivors and caregivers across the continuum of care (i.e. primary care, acute,

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Participants Needed for Research Study

Clinician-researchers are looking for adults, aged 18-65, who have sustained a complicated mild, moderate, or severe traumatic brain injury. Examining the effects of an online cognitive enrichment intervention for traumatic brain injury. Participation in the study will last for 16 weeks and you will be asked to

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Unmasking Brain Injury

In partnership with the Ontario Brain Injury Association, June 1, 2018 Community Brain Injury Services participated in the official Unmasking Brain Injury launch. More than 25 masks were made locally. Here is what some clients had to say about the project:  

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Spring 2019 ABI Survivor and Family Education Series

Parkwood Institute Family Education Series a Success! Parkwood to post recorded presentations, date TBA Parkwood Institute Acquired Brain Injury Program Survivor and Family Education Series 2019. Free seven week series on topics related to treatment and recovery from ABI. Access through the webinars directly: https://www.sjhc.london.on.ca/abi. Sessions will

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2017 Annual ABI Conference a Huge Success!

On June 9, 2017 ABI System Navigation of Southeastern Ontario hosted our annual ABI Conference for Professionals. Over 100 delegates were in attendance and feedback from the evaluations was overwhelmingly positive. Our speakers: Keynote- Dr. Steve Joncas, Brandie Stevenson, Omer Vandevyvere, and Mark Koning were knowledgeable and

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