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WA Brain Injury Support Groups

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, Washington State DSHS has cancelled in-person Support Groups & Brain Health & Wellness Classes.  Some Support Groups and Classes are available virtually and are featured below in our Virtual Support Groups section.  We will continue to update our listings as more become available.   Please visit the WA Brain Injury Resource Center if you need assistance.  

For more information about Brain Injury Support Groups call the Washington Brain Injury Resource Center at BIAWA 877-982-4292, or visit the Brain Energy Support Team Website.

Support Groups with a * are affiliated with the BIAWA

1st and 3rd Mondays of each month | 1:00 - 2:30pm
Highland Community Center
Contact: Karen Ljunggren
Phone: 425-653-2480

COVID-19 Recovery Support Group
2nd Saturday of the month | 2:00pm
COVID-19 can result in cognitive, physical, and emotional challenges. Rehabilitation Institute of Washington hosts a monthly virtual support group.

HeadStrong Social Events for Youth, Young Adults, and Families.
All ages welcome!
Email us regarding yoga, sing-alongs, game nights, and more.

Kitsap Brain Injury Support Group
Zoom meetings will be on 2nd Thursday of each month | 3:00-4:30
Register Here:

Puyallup Caregiver Support Group
1st Tuesday of every month | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Contact: Jeanne

*Seattle Free Gentle Yoga for People with Traumatic Brain Injuries
Fridays | 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Aditi Yoga
Sponsored by the Seattle Wallingford Support Group for People with Mild Brain Injuries
Contact: Janet Novinger
Phone: 206-547-2526

*Seattle Wallingford TBI Survivors
Mild TBI Survivor Group
3rd Tuesday of every month | 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Good Shepherd Center, Room 221
4649 Sunnyside N, Seattle, WA 98103
Contact: Janet Novinger
Phone: 206-547-2526

St. Luke's Rehabilitation Center
Brain Injury Virtual Support Group - Forth Tuesday every month |3:00pm - 4:00pm
Stroke Virtual Support Group - Third Thursday every month|3:00pm - 4:00pm
Email slrsupportgroups@providence.organd let us know which group you want to join (Brain Injury or Stroke) at least 48 hours prior to the to the meeting.
You will receive an email with additional information and instructions on how to join.
For registration help or more information on our support groups call 509-473-6681 or email 

Stroke Support Group
3rd Monday of each month | 6:00 - 700pm
January 17, 2022 - Virtual Stroke Group - More Info
Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill Campus 
RSVP or questions: - 206-320-4985

*Support Group for Washington State Survivors
Thursdays | 1:00 - 3:00pm
Contact Michele Kauffman for zoom link
Phone: 206-841-0445

TBI Survivor Support Group
St. Luke’s Rehabilitation
711 S. Cowley, Rm. 200, Spokane, WA
The Last Wednesday of every month | 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Kristina Anderson

WA TBI Advisory Council Virtual Support Groups on the Hey Peers! platform.
Current Schedule
1st | Tuesday 5-6 PM
2nd | Wednesday 3-4 PM
2nd | Wednesday 6-7 PM
3rd | Friday 5-6 PM
4th | Monday 6-7 PM
4th | Thursday 2-3 PM
Click here for more information.
If you have any questions or need help Signing Up for Hey Peers! 
Email or visit the TBI Council of Washington Website

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, Washington State DSHS has cancelled in-person Support Groups & Brain Health & Wellness Classes.

Partial funding for the Information, Resource, and Referral program(s) are provided by the WA State Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Council and TBI account through the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).

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