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Does your child have an acquired brain injury?

Welcome to the UK's only forum and information resource created for you

Find out about tests and treatments you may encounter, and the people you may meet along the way.

We also explain disorders of consciousness, including terms like coma and vegetative state.
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Whether it’s at the hospital or a specialist centre, rehabilitation may be a part of a child’s journey.

Find out about the different therapies you may encounter in our guide to therapy.
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Returning home after being at hospital or a rehabilitation centre can ask a lot of a child and their family.

Read our practical guide to settling back in.
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Moving towards adulthood may bring with it some new things to think about, from alcohol to dating and driving.

Read our practical guide to what can be a challenging time for families.
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Here, you can read about the experiences and opinions of the real experts on ABI – the families themselves.

Parents from across the country have contributed their stories here.
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Read information from NHS Choices about some of the practical issues facing carers.

Find out more about financial help, home adaptations, and how your work may be affected.
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Explore the Brain Injury Hub

Thousands of families are affected by childhood brain injury every year. Find out more in our information or our forums. Why not watch Richard Hammond's site tour?
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