Our mission is to be the agent of change providing leadership for developing, driving and implementing a provincial strategy in BC to improve the lives of people who live with acquired brain injury.


This coming year we will be focusing on the following priority outcomes:

  • People will have access to information on ABI
  • Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) will have a clear, distinct and recognized profile in BC
  • There will be a solid provincial stragtegy for ABI in BC
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Current Projects

We are thrilled to announce that the Phase 1 Report of the Acquired Brain Injury Provincial Services Evaluation Initiative is now complete. Browse the executive summary report here.

In the News

From cutting-edge research to upcoming gatherings and inspiring stories, the brain and brain injury are topics that come up in the news each week. 

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Featured Event

Pushor Mitchell's Symposium on Brain Health

Join an impressive line-up of guest speakers, including Dr. Gabor Maté, on June 1st  for this year's Pushor Mitchell Okanagan Symposium on Brain Health. The theme of this year's event is A Collaborative Approach to Brain injury and its Concurrent Issues: addictions, homelessness, mental health and violence...from chaos to hope

For full event details click here>>




Featured Video


Clients from the 10 programs and services highlighted in the ABI Provincial Services Evaluation report share their thoughts and experiences in the following videos. In doing so, they communicate the important role such programs and services play in supporting people’s recovery and transition to community.

The President of the BC Brain Injury Association, Patti Flaherty, speaks about the Provincial Service Evaluation Initiative and introduces the videos that follow in the playlist.





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We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia. 

Brainstreams.ca is an online education and networking site for the Brain Injury Community in B.C. and beyond.

The material on this web site is provided for educational purposes only, and is not to be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.