Welcome to the Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma!
The Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma (BIA-OK) is Oklahoma's foremost advocacy organization for survivors of brain injury. As a non-profit organization, we strive to educate survivors, family members, professionals, and the public about all matters related to brain injury.
Mission Statement: The mission of the Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma, Inc. is to create a better future through brain injury prevention, research, education and advocacy.
The Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma was first organized in 1980 as the Oklahoma Head Injury Foundation. It was reorganized 1997 and is a private, not-for-profit corporation serving persons with traumatic/acquired brain injuries (TBI/ABI), their families, professionals and the community.
To establish or renew your membership with the Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma and receive our newsletters, please click on the button below.
NOTE FROM THE PRESIDENT:
The Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma is pleased to announce the 1st Annual Phantom Fund Drive as a part of March’s Brain Injury Awareness Month! The theme this year is “Brain Injury- Oklahoma, What Can You Do??" The drive will begin March 1st and run throughout the month until March 31st.
If you wish to print and mail your Membership/Sponsorship form, please click here to download a copy of the form.
We encourage you to help raise money for brain injuries in the state of Oklahoma by becoming a member, a sponsor, a corporate sponsorship, or you can make a donation! There are many ways you can help:
Type of Memberships:
____ Individual Professional $75
____ Individual or family $35
____ Survivor* $5 (to cover postage)
____ Courtesy Complimentary- any person or family with a brain injury who cannot afford the basic fee.
Type of Sponsorships:
____ Gold Corporate Sponsor $2,000
____ Silver Corporate Sponsor $1,000
____ Bronze Corporate Sponsor $500
$_____Donation for, or_____ in Memoriam of: ______________________________________________________.
You can pay for your Membership or Sponsorship by PayPal to join or to donate any amount to us by clicking the button below:
Any person with a brain injury and/or family who cannot afford the basic fee is welcome as members.
To request a waived membership, please email us at:
Your membership and sponsorship funds assist us in carrying out the goals and mission of the Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma.
The Brain Injury Alliance of Oklahoma is a 501 (c) (3) Registered Corporation.
The Brain Injury Guide & Resources - http://www.braininjuryeducation.org
Articles and videos about brain injury. This Brain Injury Guide and Resources website is the result of collaboration between the University of Missouri, School of Health Professions, Department of Health Psychology and the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (MO-DHSS). The Missouri Traumatic Brain Injury Implementation Partnership Project, awarded to MO-DHSS by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, provided financial resources for this website.
Looking for Oklahoma Brain Injury Services and Programs?
Check out the Oklahoma Head Injury Programs and Services Directory.
Learn More About Brain Injury in Oklahoma
Each year, nearly 20,000 Oklahomans visit a hospital over a brain injury. Download the Federal TBI Program State Grant Fact Sheet here.
You can also run your own search about brain injury in Oklahoma at the OSDH Injury & Prevention Service's OK2Share site.
Find out about the OSDH Traumatic Brain Injury Program here, and download the following materials about TBI here:
- Resources and Services Directory for Head Injury and Other Conditions
- Useful Information about Head Injury (127k .pdf) or Información útil Sobre Lesiones de Cabeza 123k .pdf)
- Information about Head Injury after a Visit to the Emergency Department(38k .pdf) or (Información que Usted Necesita Saber sobre Lesiones de la Cabeza 44k .pdf)
- Information about Head Injury after a Stay in the Hospital (44k .pdf)or (Información de la que usted necesita saber Lesiones de Cabeza 46k .pdf)
- Introduction to the Department of Rehabilitation Services (97k .pdf) or (El Empleo Después de una Lesión Cerebral Traumática 73k .pdf)
- Traumatic Neurologic Injury Advisory Council