Month: March 2020

Online Resources, Financial Assistance, & Tele-health

By Lauren Costello / March 31, 2020 /

What is Tele-health? Telehealth is the use of digital information and communication technologies, such as computers and mobile devices, to access health care services remotely and manage your health care. These may be technologies you use from home or that your doctor uses to improve or support health care services. The goals of telehealth, also…

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Brain Stimulation at Home

By Lauren Costello / March 26, 2020 /

Looking to keep your mind active? Cognition is a complex system of thought that is made up of how you think and process information. It may include attention (being able to focus), concentration (focus for a period of time), memory, learning, language (or communication), solving problems, making decisions, and appropriate social skills. Individuals living with…

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New Online Support Group

By Lauren Costello / March 16, 2020 /

Looking to connect with others but have trouble with transportation? Large crowds? Coordinating schedules? The Brain Injury Association of North Carolina is aware that sometimes the traditional support group setting has some barriers for people to get access to, despite the mental and physical health benefits in addition to connecting to resources. In response, we…

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

By Lauren Costello / March 12, 2020 /

What Information is Out There? From Disability Rights NC: Governor Cooper has called a State of Emergency. The State of Emergency makes it possible for North Carolina to get extra funding and resources. It also prevents price gouging on supplies. Contact your county’s official Health Department for information on possible COVID-19 testing sites. You might…

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