North Coast Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service

Acronym: 
MNCBIRS

MNCBIRS is a free service.  It is part of the NSW State Brain Injury Network and a division of the Mid North Coast Local Health  District.  Our services are targeted towards people who have sustained a traumatic brain injury.  There must be evidence of a traumatic brain injury and the client must have realistic rehabilitation goals.  We specialise in managing issues such as cognitive, behavioural and psychosocial changes, where the effects of the injury has an impact on the previous life roles of the client.  We work with clients between five and 65 years.  We have offices in both Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie

Contact
Contact name: 
Vicki Solomon
Community Rehabilitation Clinician
Phone 1: 
(02) 6584 3300
Fax: 
(02) 6584 3301
Address
Postal Address: 
20 Kemp St
PORT MACQUARIE
2444
Access
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access
Opening hours: 
9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
Disabilities: 
Traumatic brain injury
Activities: 
Assistance for transition from hospital to return home
Service details
Fees: 
Nil for non-compensable injury, gazetted government fee for compensable injuries
Area: 
Port Macquarie, Kempsey, Coffs Harbour, includes rural areas
Funding: 
NSW Department of Health Programme
Resources: 
Information resources, short term case management and rehabilitation, counselling, support groups in some areas

Disclaimer

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