Do You Qualify for Assistance?

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...there are several criteria used in determining if an individual qualifies for a BSITF grant distribution, including:

  • Legal Resident of Georgia
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) or traumatic Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)
  • You Have Exhausted All Other Sources of Funding

Learn more about these qualification criteria and find other possible sources of funds such as Medicaid, Medicare, and Supplemental Security Income.

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To apply by mail, download the paper application kit.

Success Stories

See how the Trust Fund has changed real lives.

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Central Registry

The Central Registry is a report of Georgians who have suffered traumatic brain or spinal cord injury in a given year.
If you were not treated by a hospital, or were injured prior to 2004, you may not be included in the Central Registry.
We want to hear from you! Please complete this 5 minute survey.

Brain Injury in Kids

Brain Injury in Kids Infographic

Support Injured Georgians

Your donation to the Trust Fund will help us fund additional grants to eligible Georgians across our state. There are many reasons to support the Trust Fund and anyone can make a tax-deductible donation.



Paralysis Resource Guide

March 19, 2019

The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation have updated their Paralysis Resource Guide. The guide is free and available for download in multiple formats.

How We Help

Georgians with traumatic brain and spinal injuries deserve lives of independence and inclusion, lives rich with vision and possibilities.

The Trust Fund awards grants in many categories of assistance such as:

  • Transportation
  • Assistive technology
  • Medical and rehabilitative care
  • Home access modifications
  • Personal support services
  • Durable medical equipment

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Annual Report

The Commission has approved over $25 million dollars worth of direct grants to Georgians with traumatic brain and/or spinal cord injuries. 


--20 Years of Trust Annual Report

Read more about the Commission's accomplishments over the last 20 years in the 2018 Annual Report (PDF, 6.57 MB).