About Acquired Brain Injury (ABI)
Are you new to acquired brain injury?If so, you’re not alone. Many people say they hadn’t heard of acquired brain injury before someone close to them was affected by the condition.The 'new to acquired brain injury' section is your best place to start.
Want to know more about acquired brain injury?Our 'in more depth' section brings together more detailed information on each of the different strands families have asked us about.
In more depth
- Beginner's brain
Read about how the brain works, and how it might be affected by an injury.
- Traumatic brain injury
Read about how traumatic brain injuries can happen.
- Non-traumatic brain injury
Read about how non-traumatic causes of acquired brain injury may happen.
- Talking to others
Read our guide to talking to others about your child's brain injury.
- Brain injury in infants and babies
When a baby or infant suffers a brain injury the impact it has on them may be different to that of an older child.
- Talking to children with ABI
Read our guide to talking with children with acquired brain injury.
- The media
Read advice for families who might be contacted by reporters after a brain injury.
- Severe acquired brain injury
Read our guide to severe acquired brain injury.
Read our information on bereavement.
- Organisations which can help
Read our directory of services for families of children with an acquired brain injury.