Angela Leigh Tucker is a North Carolina native.  She has written columns in past editions of the Brain Injury Association of NC's  publication, Starting Point.  Angela was living and working in New York when she was in a car crash that caused …
What is Brain Injury?   An acquired brain injury (ABI) is the result from damage to the brain, which occurs after birth and is not related to a congenital or a degenerative disease. Changes may be short- or long-term potentially leading to disability …
Voting Resources   For information and question about voting in NC, visit  http://www.accessthevotenc.org/vote/ For self-advocacy tools, information of the Americans with Disabilities act and more, visit https://www.disabilityrightsnc.org/getting-help/self-advocacy-tools/?_resource_topic=voting. For voter aid and accessibility information, visit https://www.ncsbe.gov/voting-accessibility For absentee voting options,  visit https://www.ncsbe.gov/Voting-Options/Absentee-Voting.  For more tools and …
Falls are the leading cause of brain injury in the United States. On top of that, the risk of injury significantly increases after 1, 2, and 3 brain injuries. Balance, strength, impulsivity, and environment all contribute to safety after brain injury. Here …

2018 Brain Injury Association of NC TBI Conference   When: November 30 – December 1, 2018 Where:  Asheville, NC The Brain Injury Association of NC (BIANC), in collaboration with the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC), is offering this interprofessional conference on …

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