Keep Connected – Acquired Brain Injury in Children After Meningitis

This online support event is for parents and carers of children living with an acquired brain injury following meningitis

Meningitis Now Online Support Events 2021 LB - Acquired Brain Injury

Does your child have long-term after-effects from meningitis such as fatigue, memory problems, changes in behaviour, or sensory issues? Do you think they have an acquired brain injury, but you are struggling to get this recognised? How do you get a diagnosis?

What strategies can you give your child to help with these after-effects? And how can you get the support your child deserves in school?

Key event info

Date: Wednesday 22 September 2021
Time: 10.30am - 11.45am

This online event, presented over Zoom, will be hosted by our Community Support Officers Christine Mather and Alison Yelland.

We are delighted to have Louise Wilkinson, Head of Learning & Information at the Child Brain Injury Trust, joining us to talk us through the journey of getting an acquired brain injury diagnosis and the issues your child might be experiencing. She will also talk about accessing support for your child in school and ways you can help too.

*Registration will open on Monday 2 August*

Got a question?

Email Christine Mather at christinem@meningitisnow.org.