February 22, 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 Virginia
3312 Cutshaw Avenue, Suite 315 Richmond, VA 23230
(804)355-5748 Phone
(800)334-8443 In State
(804)355-6381 Fax
Web site: www.biav.net
Email: info@biav.net
President: Michael Martelli
Exec Director: Harry Weinstock

Resources for Advocacy:

Department for Rights of Virginians with Disabilities
202 North Ninth Street
Ninth Street Office Bldg
9th Flr
Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 225-2042
(800) 552-3962

Brain Injury Community Based Services
Dept. of Rehabilitative Services
8004 Franklin Farms Dr.
Richmond, VA  23229
Phone: (804) 662-7615
Contact: Patricia Goodall, EdS
Email: patti.goodall@drs.virginia.gov

Resources for Funding:

Department of Rehabilitative Services
Commonwealth of Virginia
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
PO Box K-300
Richmond, VA 23288-0300
(804) 662-7081

Department of Mental Health
Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services
PO Box 1797
Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 786-3921

Resources for Research:

Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine (CNRM)
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Toll-free: 855-TBI-CNRM
Website: http://BrainInjuryResearch.usuhs.mil
Contact person: Mariam Masheeb, Study Volunteer and Recruitment