CHIRS CardSharks+ Brunch 2014

On June 18, 2014, the Community Head Injury Resource Services of Toronto (CHIRS) and Thomson, Rogers hosted the 14th Annual CardSharks+ brunch. The new holiday card was unveiled, and a great whoop of excitement was heard across Finch Ave.

Originally, Scott Southwell of TR and Hedy Chandler of CHIRS looked at initiating a work program for those suffering head injuries and who had difficulty finding employment, hence the CardSharks+...


Nominations Open for Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation 2014

The Ontario Brain Injury Association, in collaboration with Thomson, Rogers, is pleased to announce the establishment of the Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation.

The inaugural Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation will be presented by the Ontario Brain Injury Association to those who have been selected by their peers as having provided exceptional service to the brain injury community in the following categories:

ABI Cottage Getaway 2014

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JUNE is Brain Injury Awareness Month

The Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) would like everyone to spread the news about traumatic brain injury between June 1st to June 11th, 2014.

To help spread awareness:

  • print the 'Are You Aware' logo below
  • take a 'selfie'
  • post the selfie showing the logo to Twitter and/or Facebook together with the hashtag #areyouaware



Upcoming Back to School Conference

In collaboration with the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA), we are pleased to announce that the Back to School conference will be held on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto.

This year's conference will focus on "Emerging Technology & Its Impact on Rehabilitation".

For more information about the conference along with a list of confirmed speakers ...