Minister to launch Brain Injury Matters charity
Sinn Fein MLA and Junior Minister Jennifer McCann will launch the newly re-named charity Brain Injury Matters today.
Speaking ahead of the launch the West Belfast MLA said:
“Brain Injury Matters supports over 120 people weekly through counselling, support and rehabilitation services and a further 130 every year through training and information.
“I commend the charity for its work and for the extensive range of support services it provides to local people.
“It provides everything from music therapy and counselling to the unique Young People's Network, which gives young survivors opportunities to improve their confidence in coping with an acquired brain injury.
“Brian Injury Matters bring help and hope to those whose lives have been so disrupted by these devastating injuries”