HELPFUL LINKS

There are many organizations and online resources available to help you in your journey. Here are a few to get you started.


General

Brainline.org [Website]
A national multimedia project offering information and resources about preventing, treating, and living with Brain Injury.

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) [Website]
CDC’s research and programs work to prevent TBI and help people better recognize, respond to, and recover if a TBI occurs.

Mayo Clinic [Website]
Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit worldwide leader in medical care, research and education for people from all walks of life.

Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center MSKTC) [Website]
The MSKTC works closely with TBI Model Systems researchers to develop consumer information that is meaningful and useful to individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury.

National Institutes of Health [Website]
NH provides information on head and brain injuries.

Traumatic Brain Injury [Website]
The website of the Washington Traumatic Brain Injury Strategic Partnership Advisory Council.

University of Washington TBI Model System [Website]
Research, information and publications on Brain Injury.

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) [Website]
DSHS provides information on available services and support for individuals in Washington.

 

Military & Veterans

Defense Centers of Excellence (DCOE) [Website]
DCOE is the Department of Defense’s trusted source and advocate for psychological health and Traumatic Brain Injury knowledge and standards.

Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) [Website]
DVBIC is the Brain Injury component part of the U.S. Military health system.

Polytrauma [Website]
Comprehensive and high-quality care for Veterans and service members.

Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs (WSOVA) [Website]
WSDVA provides information for Veterans and their families about available services and resources.

Allied Agencies

American Stroke Association [Website]
The American Stroke Association is solely focused on reducing disability and death from stroke.

Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) [Website]
FCA offers programs at national, state and local levels to support and sustain caregivers.

Legal

Washington Law Help

Get help finding solutions to civil legal problems.

Center for Brain Injury Research and Training (CBIRT) [Website]
Reaserch and training to improve the lives of children and adults with Brain Injury.


For more information call the Washington Brain Injury Resource Center at 877-824-1766.