The Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) and Brain Changes Initiative (BCI) are hosting a Complimentary Distinguished Speaker's Webinar Series created for front line health care workers and professionals in the field of brain injury.
Have you thought about returning to activity but haven’t found the right type of class to suit your brain injury recovery needs? Have you heard about the benefits of mindfulness but don't know where to begin? Restorative Movement and Mindfulness will inspire you to reconnect your movement with your breath and your breath to your body. Join us to learn about the balance between the body and mind in both movement and stillness.
Searching for services to support recovery from a brain injury can be overwhelming. We’ve created an online list of resources to help people recovering from brain injury access the supports they need. You can find this list of 300+ services (we call it a “Repository” for short) by clicking on the Resources menu item. You can search for information on a wide variety of helpful services ranging from support groups to rehab services, to housing options and financial assistance. We have also included services that help individuals return to life, such as […]
Have you thought about returning to activity but haven’t found the right type of class to suit your brain injury recovery needs? If so, then this is the right class for you!
Aquafit for All Association is a non-profit organization providing accessible aquatic exercise programs for people of all abilities. This summer we are providing Aqua BLAST, a free aquatic exercise program for stroke survivors. The program has a social component as well where participants are invited to stay after the session to chat and build connections.
Time: July-August, Tuesday 10-11am OR Thursday 8-9pm
Location: Britannia community pool, 1661 Napier St, Vancouver, BC.
Registration: phone Minnie at 778-863-9959
Program is FREE with a $10 annual membership with Aquafit for All Association.
For stroke survivors who want to continue to improve or maintain physical and mental well-being through group aquatic exercises!
Volunteers are available to help with transfers if needed. Participants are welcome […]