Brain Injury Association of Windsor and Essex County

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-981-1329
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Primary Contact Anna Jurak, Executive Director
Volunteer Coordinator Isabella Baggio, Volunteer Coordinator, BIAWE; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 Important Information: Support Group: You Are Not Alone, Young Adult, Survivor Social, Family and Friends Support will be offered virtually through video/telephone teleconferencing. Check for updates on Facebook or email to

Monthly support groups for survivors of acquired brain injury and family and friends * One on one peer support mentoring * Support Group for Young Adults 18 to 29 years * Goal Setting Supports Group = GOALS * Promotes awareness and related implications of a brain injury * Social programs * Advocacy * Brain injury prevention programs * June is Brain Injury Awareness Month
Hours 9:00 to 4:30 Monday through Friday
Meetings You Are Not Alone survivor and Young Adult Support Groups meets the 2nd Tue each month on-line 
Survivor Social group meets 4th Mon of each month on-line 
Young Adult Support Group meets 2nd Tues of each month on-line 
Family and Friends (Caregivers) Support Group meets 4th Wed of each month online 
GOALS: Peer Success Group - 6 week program on-line 
Peer Support Program - weekly, one year program for survivors and caregivers via telephone  
Coffee Chat - Wed from 11am to 12pm on-line
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
* Adults with acquired brain injuries, their family members and friends; 
* Anyone who wants to know more about brain injuries 
Children's Social and Pediatric Caregiver Support Group to start in fall 2020
Application Intakes all programs while they are on-line due to COVID-19. Call 519-981-1329 or email to to register for an invitation to the programs.
Languages English
Fees Membership - $35 per year, free for those with a brain injury who complete a questionaire through OBIA
Agency Information
Description (Agency) BIAWE's mission is to enhance the lives of those affected by a brain injury.
Established 2001
Primary Executive Leann Sassine, Board President
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations
Elections Annually: held in spring
Site Information
Site Location 4769 Wyandotte St. E (Lend City Mortgages Building)
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
Lend City
4769 Wyandotte St. E.
Windsor, ON N8Y 1H8
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Mailing Address c/o Anna Jurak, Executive Director 
PO Box N8Y 1H8 
4769 Wyandotte St. E. 
Windsor, ON N8Y 1H8
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Not Applicable
Other Details
Print Material "Step Ahead" Newsletter quarterly available on website

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