Brain Injury Matters

Melbourne State based

03 9639 7222.

A Bright Idea

Mornington Peninsula

9792 7432

Chat and Chuckle

Godfrey Street Community House
9 Godfrey Street, Bentleigh

Contact Council Service Centre 9524 3333  or email

Compass Clubhouse

Metropolitan Melbourne


9489 4399

Lotus Group

is a coordinated self help/mutual support group for people with ABI/Brain Impairment and supporters.

Sessions are held in Ross House 247 Flinders Lane Melbourne

Sessions Include:

  • personal journey writing, personal story sharing, meditation, art therapy, gentle chair yoga and breathing exercises, discussions about a variety of topics and making writing a relaxing, joyful and inspirational experience.
  • Carers are welcome and are included in the sessions.
  • Inquirers/Carers/Workers/students/ welcome to visit but please phone first.

Enquiries: Lyn Macdonald

Mob: 0413239236 or “”

Life’s Appreciation Group

Supported by the City of Casey and available to Casey residents with an ABI
Fridays 10am- 2pm
$10 including light lunch
Regular BBQs, fishing trips, social and craft activities, speakers and much more
34 Oak Avenue, Doveton
Transport is free to all activities, pick up and drop off by prior arrangement.
Contact Paula Correia: 9791 1449, “”

Headway Bendigo

is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing support for those who have acquired a brain injury. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month at Bendigo Neighbourhood House, 21 Neale St. Kennington, beginning at 7:30 pm.

Contact Angelique Whitehouse at the Bendigo Neighbourhood Hub

BrainLink Services

LifeMoves Program


1800 677 579

BrainLink Services

The BrainLink Group (for carers/families and people living with ABI)


1800 677 579

BrainLink Services

Information & referral


1800 677 579

Geelong ABI Clubhouse/Drop in Centre

Every Tuesday from 10.30am to 2.30pm

Eastern Hub Cnr McKillop and Humble Streets East Geelong.                                 This is an accessible Karingal building.

Jacqui Pierce email:      Facebook page

Phone 5258 4205
The Loddon Mallee Acquired Brain Injury Network (LMABIN)

was established in the early 2000s to support and advocate on behalf of people living with an acquired brain injury (ABI) in the Loddon Mallee community. 

Contact us

PO BOX 126, Bendigo VIC 3552
Phone: 03 5454 7833

PO BOX 10267, Mildura, 3502
Phone: 03 5018 7301

Parents of young adults with ABI

We meet at                    Contact name
Facebook page              Carol

Phone number           Email address