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Brain Injury Awareness Week - 18th - 22nd September

You are invited to a presentation and discussion by Christine Durham Brain Injury Survivor and Author of ‘Doing Up Buttons’ (A story of hope and recovery after brain injury)

When: Thursday 21 st September 2006, 1.30 pm to approximately 3.30pm

Where: Council Chamber Geelong City Hall 30 Gheringhap St Geelong

Cost: Voluntary gold coin donation (proceeds to support the further development of a new local ABI support group). Afternoon tea provided (RSVP essential for catering purposes)

All ABI sufferers, family and friends as well as health and community staff are invited to attend this event as part of Brain Injury Awareness Week in Geelong.

Please RSVP by Thursday 14 th September to: Bernie Franke (Barwon ABI Project) ph 52792387 (leave message) or email [email protected]

Event Sponsors: TACand the City of Greater Geelong

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ISIS Primary Care’s Lead West service would like to invite participants,
their family members and friends as well as all friends and associates of
Lead West to come along to our groups during Brain Injury Awareness
Week for some special activities.
Please R.S.V.P Friday 15th September on 9449 6900

B.B.Q. Grand day out! Tuesday 19th September
At Brimbank Park Keilor Park Drive, Keilor
11.00 -2.00
Food & Drink s Supplied Everyone’s welcome

Bowling Group Tuesday 19th September
In AMF Bowling, 585 BallaratRd,Sunshine
At 6:30 pm
ALL Rollers and Bowlers WELCOME

Music Group Thursday 21st September
in Westvale Community Centre, 45 Kings Rd, St. Albans.
At 1pm
ALL singers and non-singers & musicians and non-musicians WELCOME

Dinner Group Thursday 21st September
In Derrimut Hotel, 132 Durham Rd, Sunshine
At 6:30pm
ALL who eat to live and those who live to eat WELCOME

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Brain Power - An All Abilities Event
presented by Bear in Mind

When: Thursday 21st September (International Day of Peace)

Where: Liardet Community Centre, 154 Liardet St, Port Melbourne

11.00am Doors open

11.30 am Live music, performers & speakers

12.30 pm Festive Lunch

01.30 pm Live music, performers & speakers

02.30 pm End

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Snakes and Ladders
A human board game for adults and children, played on a room-sized quilt

Brain injury and ability
Inclusion and exclusion
Question your beliefs and change your behaviour
Admire the art, be fed and have fun

When: Friday September 22, 11am – 2:30pm

Come in the morning or the afternoon
We will play the game twice…sessions start at 11am and 1:30pm

Free lunch at 12 noon
Launch of new ABI game questions at 1pm

Where: Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St , Footscray

For more information: (9329-3039/ 0417 079 882 (Ria) (9639-7222 (Bear in Mind) : [email protected]

Transport and other support available. Please let us know if you’re coming!

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