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The Brain and Spinal Injury Trust Fund Commission provides grants to Georgians for their post-acute care and rehabilitation for traumatic brain and spinal cord injury.
To receive a grant, you must be a legal Georgia resident and have an official letter verifying a traumatic brain injury (TBI) or traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI).
The Trust Fund awards grants in many categories of assistance such as:
Georgians with traumatic brain and spinal injuries deserve lives of independence and inclusion, lives rich with vision and possibilities.
The Central Registry is a report of Georgians who have sustained a traumatic brain or spinal cord injury in a given year.
LaQuan, just 27 years old, had so much to be grateful for. He had a wonderful, loving family. He had graduated Valedictorian of his high school class and proudly enlisted in the Navy to serve his country as so many others in his family had done before him.
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In the summer of 1999 Annalyn Peele, a rising 8th grader from Eastman, was riding in the car with her parents and two younger sisters going to visit friends. It was anticipated to be a great day full of fun and adventure. But in a split second, life changed right before their eyes.
At 21 years old, Molly Welch of Alpharetta had big hopes and dreams for her life. She was studying to be a journalist at Auburn University. In her junior year she was starting to dive into her major studies and the assignments were getting more and more rigorous, yet exciting.
The Commission sends their deepest condolences and sincerest sympathy to the family of James Shepherd Jr. and the Shepherd Center.
“The Commission has approved over $25 million dollars worth of direct grants to Georgians with traumatic brain and/or spinal cord injuries.” Read more about the Commission’s accomplishments over the last 20 years.
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