The Brain Injury Foundation

The Brain Injury Foundation

We are a completely voluntary organisation which addresses social isolation among brain injury survivors, their carers and families through a range of activities and projects. We serve the Southern Health and Social Care Trust area.

We are an independent registered charity and are based at Our  House, Northern Ireland's first community owned centre of excellence for brain injury. We are funded by the Big Lottery's Space and Place Programme.

We are led by a management commitee which includes braiin injury survivors, carers and volunteers and raise almost all of our funds ourselves.


Activities such as water aerobics, pilates, cookery, gardening, computers, flower arranging, cake decorating, art  and crafts

Weekly Open House when members socialise through activities such as Kurling,  Pool, Boccia, quizzes, board games etc

Social activities including Mystery Tours and seasonal parties and theatre trips

Annual four day respite trip for survivors and carers, annual carers weekend

Annual carers weekend

Monthly Nights on Town for brain injury survivors

Supply of tablet computers to  members and training in their use

Monthly newsletter, texting service and facebook page

24 hour helpline.


Opening hours

Office open Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm. Regular fixed events are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and Friday night.

Contact Details

NICVA will not disclose any contact details further to those published by the organisation below.


Our House
23 Newry Road
BT35 7JP
United Kingdom


028 30839943

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Charity Number:
NIC 102015