Brain Injury Support

The Independent Living Center offers a variety of supportive services for individuals with brain injuries.


Examples of Brain Injury Support Available:

  • Peer Support, Monthly Support Groups, Social Activities
  • Employment Advocacy and Employer Guidance
  • One-on-One Independent Living Skills Training
  • Information and Referral
  • Brain injury education for survivors, family members, and the community
  • Advocacy
  • Newsletter--Brainwaves

 

Online Resources for Brain Injury Survivors

The Brain Injury Association of America--This website includes a wealth of information about brain injury, state legislation regarding brain injury survivors, tips on living with a brain injury, and links to other good resources. 

The Brain Injury Association of Missouri--Includes information specific to Missouri with great resources and guidance. 

Partners in Policymaking--This site has an interactive learning tool for individuals with cognitive disabilities and their families.  
 

For more information about brain injury advocacy or services, email Andrea Buening at abuening@ilcenter.org or call 417-659-8086 or 800-346-8951.