Supporting people with acquired brain injury and their families

Programs

Headway Gippsland's training, respite and support programs are designed to assist people with Acquired Brain Injury and their families and carers.

Headway Participant Handbook october 2015

Referral Form for Service Providers

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HW Assessment Form Version 6_Mar_16

Training

Headway Gippsland tailors training sessions and information packages on ABI and related issues for volunteers, carers and service providers. Read more about our training.

Social Support Programs

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Our Social Support Programs use recreational activities to promote development and maintenance of social skills. This helps people with ABI to improve access and participation in their community. Groups meet weekly in Morwell, Trafalgar, Warragul, Wonthaggi and Lakes Entrance. Read more.

Individual ABI Support Service

Headway Gippsland tailors individual support, including a comprehensive information and referral service, to the needs of a person with ABI. The service promotes and supports the person's independence in their own home and encourages families, carer and community participation.

Headway Gippsland Inc. is a Department of Human Services accredited service provider for Disability Support Programs.

Care Coordination And Management

This is a brokerage service that can be purchased by other organisations.

Carer Self Help Groups

Carers are encouraged to attend regular lunch meetings held in Trafalgar and Bairnsdale to discuss issues and share information about ABI. Read our list of upcoming events.