March 26, 2019

Resources, Advocacy and Funding for People with Traumatic Brain Injury and their Families


Working your way through the maze of advocacy, resources and funding for acquired brain injury can be a confusing and time-consuming process. This resource sheet was developed to assist you, by putting all of the information, by state and category, in one place. Feel free to print this information and keep it with your important papers–this information may help you today and you may need it in the future!

Resources for Support:

Brain Injury Association of Maryland
C/O Kernan Hospital 2200 Kernan Drive Baltimore, MD 21207
(410)448-2924 Phone
(800)221-6643 In State
(410)448-3922 Fax
President: Sandy Davis
Exec Director: Diane Tripplet

Resources for Advocacy:

Maryland Disability Law Center
1800 N Charles Street
Suite 400
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 727-6352
(800) 233-7201
(443) 923-9400
(888) 554-2080

Resources for Funding:

TBI Medicaid Waiver Program
Mental Hygiene Administration
Dept. of Health & Mental Hygiene
Spring Grove Hospital Center
Mitchell Building
55 Wade Avenue
Catonsville, MD  21228
Phone: (410) 402-8477
Contact: Stefani O’Dea, Chief of Long Term Care

Division of Rehabilitation Services
Dept of Education, Maryland
Rehabilitation Center
2301 Argonne Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218-1696
(410) 554-9385
Contact person: Robert Burns, Assistant State Superintendent

Mental Hygiene Administration
55 Wade Avenue
DIA Building
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 402-8300

Resources for Research:

Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine (CNRM)
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Toll-free: 1-855-TBI-CNRM
Phone: 301-295-4389
Contact person: Shristi Joshi, Research Coordinator