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Motor/Physical Disabilities

What to Know When Assisting a Consumer for a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

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American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD)

Description

This fact sheet is intended to help Navigators identify what issues are unique to consumers with Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI). This fact sheet discusses the type of health care providers often needed; prescription needs; therapy types and other supports.

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AccessibilityLong-Term Care (LTC)Medical ManagementMedical/Physical HealthMedication ManagementMobilityMotor/Physical DisabilitiesTraining and Technical AssistanceTraumatic Brain Injury

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personal carerespitesupport
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In an Emergency, Call 911

Looking for help in
non-emergency situations?

Call 211 or
Call 311 in New York City

NY Connects
1-800-342-9871

Suicide Crisis Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) Toll Free
1-800-799-4889 TTY

Child Abuse & Maltreatment Hotline
1-800-342-3720, Toll Free
1-800-638-5163, TTD/TTY
1-800-342-3720, NY Relay

Vulnerable Persons Central Register (VPCR) Hotline
1-855-373-2122 Toll Free
1-855-373-2123 TTD/TTY

A-Z of Disabilities and Accommodations
(800) 526-7234 Toll Free
(877) 781-9403 TTY

Disability Rights NY Hotlines & Resources
(518) 432-7861
(800) 993-8982 Toll Free
(518) 512-3448 TTY

Growing Up Healthy Hotline
1-800-522-5006 Toll Free
1-800-655-1789 TTY

NY Connects
1-800-342-9871 Toll Free

NYS Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped
866-871-3000 Toll Free
518-474-7501 TTD/TTY

Searchable Online Accommodation Resource (SOAR)
(800) 526-7234 Toll Free
(877) 781-9403 TTY

Social Security Office Locator
1-800-772-1213 Toll Free

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