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Brain Injury Association of New York State



Address:10 Colvin Avenue Albany NY 12206
Telephone(s):518-459-7911 (800) 228-8201
Fax:518-482-5285
E-mail:info@bianys.org
World Wide Web: http://www.bianys.org


Description:

Services for persons with head injuries and their families include "written information on head injury, coma, family coping, minor head injury, selecting a rehabilitation facility, and other areas of interest; toll-free family help line; education/prevention programs; support groups; video lending library; annual statewide conference; newsletters; advocacy for legislation and services for persons with head injury and their families.




Hours:

Monday-Friday: 8:30am-4:30pm; July-August Monday-Friday: 9:00am-4:00pm


Eligibility Requirements:

Persons with brain injuries and their families are eligible.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Family help lines are toll-free; basic individual membership is $35. No affiliation will be denied for economic reasons.


Services Offered:Health Care ReferralsHealth EducationLibrariesMutual Support Groups