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Finding the Right Resources - Story by ​Jane Parks-McKay
​Jane Parks-McKay

Finding the Right Resources

​Jane and her husband, Tim, both sustained brain injuries at different points in their lives. They live with the residual effects every day.

​Advocating for Yourself - Story by ​Sarah Lefferts
​Sarah Lefferts

​Advocating for Yourself

Sarah learns that her injury may be invisible, but she isn't - and that it's OK to put her own needs first.

Making Your Voice Heard - Story by ​Anne Forrest
​Anne Forrest

Making Your Voice Heard

Anne is a member of the BIAA Brain Injury Advisory Council and works to increase brain injury awareness every day.

A Rising Star - Story by Hyland Family
Hyland Family

A Rising Star

Following fourteen year old Blake's TBI in a gymnastics accident, the Hyland family learns a new way of life.

Truly Not Alone - Story by Melissa Shuman
Melissa Shuman

Truly Not Alone

Before reaching out to her local brain injury association and finding an ABI support group, Melissa had nowhere to turn for advice.

On Surviving & Supporting - Story by Diane Slade
Diane Slade

On Surviving & Supporting

A mother seeking answers following her son's TBI finds an entire community of friends through BIAA.

Chasing Hope - Story by Ansley Blue Harper
Ansley Blue Harper

Chasing Hope

Each year, Ansley hosts "Beauty Queens Bowling for Brain Injury" in memory of her brother, Chase.

Advocating for Change - Story by Susan Vaughn
Susan Vaughn

Advocating for Change

Susan Vaughn has dedicated her career and life to increasing access to care for brain injury at the state level.