July 29, 2014

Nebraska

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

Nebraska

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:

Nebraska Brain Injury Support Group Listings
Brain Injury Network Leaders
School Support Systems
Medically Handicapped Children’s Services
Long Term Care

Soldier Benefits
Brain Injury Network
Nebraska Assistive Technology Partnership
3901 N. 27th St., Suite 5
Lincoln, NE 68521
Phone: (402) 471-3647
Contact: Nancy Noha, Coordinator
Email: nancy.noha@nebraska.gov

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
5401 South St
Lincoln, NE 68506-2134
(402) 483-9525
Fax: (402) 483-8368
TDD/TTY (402) 483-9416
Email: @madonna.org
Web site: www.madonna.org

Good Samaritan Health Systems
10 East 31st
Kearney, NE 68848
(308) 865-7189
Fax: (308) 865-2947
(800) 584-9311
Email: shellyjorges@chi-midwest.org
Contact person: Shelly Jorges

Resources for Advocacy:

Acquired Brain Injury Vocational Rehabilitation
Nebraska TBI Advisory Council
315 W 60th Street, Suite 400
Kearney, NE  68845-1504
Phone: (308) 865-5012
(308) 390-1721 (Cell)
Contact: Keri Bennett, Program Director
Email: keri.bennett@nebraska.gov

Nebraska Advocacy Services, Inc
134 South 13th St., Suite 600
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 474-3183
(800) 422-6691 (TDD)

Resources for Funding:

TBI Medicaid Waiver Program
Home and Community Services
Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
Phone: 1-(800)-358-8802

Division of Voc. Rehab Services
Nebraska Dept of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
PO Box 94987
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 471-3656
(800) 742-7594
Contact person: Vicki Rasmussen

Dept of Health & Human Services
PO Box 94728
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 479-5117