California or "Local Service Area" BIN Information
The BIN "Local" Service Area is in: Sonoma, Lake and Mendocino counties. We also provide referral services to additional Northern California counties including Humboldt, Shasta, Solano, Napa and Marin.
Access: We hold meetings at accessible locales. We are unable to provide caregiver/aide services, for example, to assist a person to access restroom facilities.
Application Procedure: For e-mail intake, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
BIN Programs "Local" Service Area:
Peer Support: We facilitate meetings for survivors and caregivers to exchange ideas, discuss strategies, and socialize. We hold monthly Dinner Night Out, Brunch or Lunch, and Afternoon Coffee. Note: Due to the pandemic we have suspended all in-person meetings.
Advocacy: We advocate for the brain injury community on issues of importance to our community. We speak out for equal justice and fair practices for people with brain injury related disabilities. Additional California Information:
California Department of Rehabilitation: October 24, 2013 DOR Public Hearing Written Testimony of Susan C. Hultberg regarding service needs of the California Traumatic Brain Injury Community Department of Rehabilitation Eliminates California TBI Advisory Council (Report dated 8-15-13)
TBI Services Prioritization Recommendations for the California Department of Rehabilitation and Other Service Providers (June 30, 2014)
California State Senate Health Committee: Written Testimony of Susan C. Hultberg at Hearing Regarding Brain Injury Dated January 13, 2010