Month: October 2018

Domestic Violence and Brain Injury

By Lauren Costello / October 24, 2018 / Comments Off on Domestic Violence and Brain Injury

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 or challenges participating in the community. A brain injury may be acquired non-traumatically or…

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Voting Information

By Lauren Costello / October 10, 2018 / Comments Off on Voting Information

Voting Resources For information and question about voting in NC, visit For self-advocacy tools, information of the Americans with Disabilities act and more, visit For voter aid and accessibility information, visit For absentee voting options,  visit  For more tools and guidance visit How To Register Registering to vote can be easy! There are…

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Falls Prevention!

By Lauren Costello / October 2, 2018 / Comments Off on Falls Prevention!

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 are some falls prevention tips you can utilize at home and in the…

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BIANC Camp 2018 Cancelled

By Sandy Pendergraft / October 2, 2018 / Comments Off on BIANC Camp 2018 Cancelled

If you were registered for BIANC Camp 2018 (September 14-16, 2018) – BIANC will be refunding your registration fee soon. The next BIANC Camp will be Fall, 2019. More details coming soon!

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