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The Brain Injury Association of Virginia's Annual Making Headway Conference!  March 9th at the Portsmouth Renaissance Hotel. Registration Deadline is February 22nd!  Register Today!

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Find a Community Resource

Community resources and supports are an important part of recovery after leaving the hospital or acute rehabilitation facility or if you are looking for services and supports after a mild injury.  The types of supports and services available can vary depending on where you live and what your needs are.  You can search our database of local resources online right here on our site.


View events and the latest updates about brain injury.

Upcoming Events:

2019 Making Headway Conference

2019 Making Headway Conference March 9th in Portsmouth Virginia.

Camp Bruce McCoy

Camp Bruce McCoy is a summer camp for adults with a brain injury.

Did you know?

About 2.8 million traumatic brain injury related emergency department (ED) visits, hospitalizations, and deaths occurred in the United States.


Falls are the leading cause of traumatic brain injury.  Rates are highest for children aged 0-4 years and for adults aged 75 years and older.

The human brain is the largest brain of all vertebrates relative to body size.

  • It weighs about 3.3 lbs and contains about 86 billion nerve cells.