“After undergoing my own personal recovery from a brain injury, I know all too well how suddenly life can change. From this experience, I have so much compassion, empathy and understanding for our clients”.

AndreaCase Facilitator

“Everyone you meet is struggling with something you know nothing about. It’s about being respectful, kind and polite”.

CarolCase Facilitator

Outreach Services provides ABI rehabilitation to clients living in the community.

The individualized rehabilitation plans facilitate achievement of client’s rehabilitation goals. The focus is on skill development in areas of independent functioning, self-direction, prevocational and vocational pursuits. Staff may assist clients with hospital/emergency department avoidance, managing medications or physical health, establishing predictable daily routines and many others.

Where We Deliver Our Services

HIRO provides ABI rehabilitation in the community, at home and through four local offices.

Hamilton
HIRO head office
225 King William St.,
Hamilton

Brantford
Brantwood Community Services
25 Bell Lane, Brantford

Simcoe
Alzheimer Society
645 Norfolk St. N., Simcoe

Hagersville
Haldimand Abilities Centre (HAC)
42 Main St. S., Hagersville

HIRO partners with HAC to provide therapeutic programming for clients in the region. Visit the HAC website to view the monthly calendar for programs benefiting the physical, intellectual, social and emotional aspects of our clients’ lives.

What We Offer

  • Functional goal attainment
  • Skill training (e.g. budgeting, organization, cooking, etc.)
  • Encouraging independence with activities of daily living
  • 24-hour access to internal crisis line (i.e. HelpLine)
  • Linking and accessing community resources
  • Teaching strategies to improve self-direction and memory
  • Helping with appointment preparations (pre, during, post)
  • Exploring vocational and avocational pursuits

Questions?

Check out Why HIRO? for more information.