Archives: May 2018

ONF supports five new mobility clinics across Ontario

May 24, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

In partnership with the Centre for Family Medicine in Waterloo, the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) with partners from the Rick Hansen Institute (RHI) will support the opening of five new mobility clinics across Ontario.  The $700,000 grant from the ONF will help to provide primary care for persons with physical disabilities including spinal cord injury (SCI). 

SCI Program Director, Tara Jeji says, “This has been a long-standing partnership and we are proud of the work that has been done – it’s rewarding to see better patient outcomes. We now have the opportunity to take this model to scale by providing equitable access to primary care across the province.”

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New user-friendly Concussion Handbook for patients and families

May 10, 2018 | Posted in Announcements

The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation has released the new Concussion Handbook for patients and families. This user-friendly, booklet is derived from the evidence-based standards of post-concussion care.The handbook provides patients and families with the information they need to know, after experiencing a concussion. The handbook can be used as a guide for patients and families of any age to find the right care, at the right time, from the right provider.

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