h) Fact sheets

Fact Sheets from BrainLink

Acquired Brain Injury Information Kit

Sudden onset ABIs

Stroke
Understanding Stroke Booklet

Degenerative diseases

Multiple Sclerosis
Parkinson's Disease
Motor Neurone Disease
Huntington's Disease
Alzheimer's Disease

Fact Sheets for families

For Those Who Care: A Practical Guide for Families of People with Neurological Conditions or Acquired Brain Injury — hard copy also available as a complete book or individual fact sheets, available for download below:

  • Understanding the Nervous System
  • Getting the Best from Your Health Care Team
  • Tests & Technology
  • Managing Medications
  • Complimentary & Alternative Therapies
  • Changes in Thinking & Behaviour
  • Speech & Communication Problems
  • Eating & Swallowing Problems
  • Continence Problems
  • Intimacy & Sexual Activity
  • Managing Fatigue
  • Vision Problems
  • Adapting your Home
  • Lifting & Moving
  • Respite & Residential Care
  • Legal & Financial Matters
  • Driving
  • Grief & Loss
  • Coping with Stress
  • Supporting Children & Grandchildren

Fact Sheets from Brain Injury Association of NSW (now Synapse)

Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1  What is it and how does it happen?
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 2  Changes that may result from a brain injury.
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 4  Brain Injury, Psychiatric Disability, Intellectual Disability - are they the same?

General Information on Brain Injury in other languages
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into ARABIC
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into CHINESE
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into CROATIAN
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into GREEK
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into ITALIAN
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into MACEDONIAN
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into POLISH
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into SPANISH
Brain Injury Fact Sheet 1:  Translated into VIETNAMESE