Effects of Brain Injury
The long term effects of brain injury are different for each person but can be addressed with proper management and support.Read more
While all organisations benefit from training, we strongly recommend it’s undertaken by disability service providers, employment agencies and educational institutions. All training is delivered flexibly and is designed to suit your team’s needs.
Tailored services to help providers and organisations improve their understanding of brain injury.
Synapse provides factsheets and information on many topics related to Brain Injury. The below factsheets may help you with your journey to understanding.
Our team can help answer questions and start your journey from diagnosis through to recovery.
Synapse is committed to putting a face to every statistic – our goal is to identify how many people are truly affected in view of developing services to reconnect them. Through an understanding of the families we support, we can contribute to evidence-based policy, influence Government decision, and improve the quality of life for the over 2 million Australians affected by Brain Disorders.
After recently being awarded an Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) grant from the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Synapse is working with the brain injury and disability community across Australia to deliver a unique, comprehensive brain injury Information Hub.
It is important to remember there is always support, hope and a community to lean on within the Synapse organisation. These personal stories are from real life Synapse clients who have used our services as a road to recovery. You can also chat to others in your position on our community forum.
In 2011, Les Clarence’ fit and healthy 55-year-old wife Franziska suffered a stroke in her sleep.Read more
Synapse employee Julian Saavedra’s involvement with Synapse began as a volunteer during his recovery from a severe traumatic brain injury.Read more
If you’ve got questions or need advice, support or further information, get in touch with us today. We’d love to help