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Every 30 minutes, a child or young person will acquire a brain injury. This could be the result of an accident, an illness such as meningitis or encephalitis, a poisoning, a stroke or a brain tumour.
A brain injury has a devastating and life-long impact on the child and their whole family. Bones can mend and scars can heal but a brain injury stays with you for life and impacts on everything you think, feel and do.
Established in 1991, the Child Brain Injury Trust helps children, young people, their families and professionals to come to terms with what has happened and how to deal with the uncertainty that the future holds.
Please take a look around our website for further information on any of our services. We provide information, support and training to anyone affected by childhood acquired brain injury. This includes the child or young person themselves, their family and the professionals who support them.
The impact of a brain injury is far-reaching. It changes almost every aspect of family life in one way or another, and affects every person connected with the child involved; parents, step-parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, grandparents, friends and extended family. Children with acquired brain injury....
The Child Brain Injury Trust are proud to be the leading organisation promoting childhood acquired brain injury with conferences and seminars across the country and throughout the year and as such have developed a huge reputation for hosting successful and memorable events.
In this section you will find articles, our latest blog, twitter feed, and news of what’s happening in the world of childhood acquired brain injury and how you can get in touch with our team. Click the "view more" link below.
There are many things that you can do as an individual to raise funds and help us. Whether it's running a marathon, jumping from a plane to a sponsored slim, every penny that you raise makes a difference. Please click the "view more" link below to see how you can have fun whilst raising vital funds.
Here you will find information explaining what Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) is, factsheets for parents, professionals and family members explaining in great detail what to do, what support is available and how ABI affects day-to-day behaviour...
The Child Brain Injury Trust is now in it's 6th year of delivering workshops for a wide range of professionals who support and work with children with an acquired brain injury. For further information and to view how you may be able to claim a free place, please click the "view more" link below.
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The Child Brain Injury Trust has produced a number of factsheets about acquired brain injury and you can access these by clicking the links below. The factsheets cover a wealth of topics including: