Celebrating 16 Years – Founded in 2004

BRIDGES is a Northern Kentucky Brain Injury Support Group established in April 2004 at the request of numerous brain injured survivors and family members searching for support, education and resources. The acronym of BRIDGES means BRain Injury Demands Guidance Education and Support.

As of November 2020, BRIDGES merged with Brain Injury Alliance of Northern Kentucky (BIANK) together we are bringing you all the programs you love plus new resources just for you. We partner with Brain Injury Alliance of Kentucky (BIAK), Encompass Health Rehabilitation NKY and Gateway Rehabilitation Hospital to raise brain injury awareness and expand our support and educational resources.

Covid-19 Update:

All In-Person Events Have Been Canceled for 2020. Support Group Meetings Will Continue Online via Zoom. Click Here The Third Thursday of Each Month at 6 PM To Join Our Support Group Meetings

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Support Group

The BRIDGES Support Group normally meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:00 PM at Gateway Rehabilitation Hospital in Florence, KY. Guest speakers are scheduled every month with time for caring and sharing. However, during this time of social distancing, we have moved our support group meetings to Zoom. Learn More


Members of the Bridges community are recording and sharing their journey as brain injury survivors and caregivers. We hope their stories help you. Check out the Living With Brain Injury Video Series.


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BRIDGES has hosted an annual Brain Injury conference for the past 13 years. The conference provides education, resources and networking for survivors, military/veterans, families/caregivers, professionals, students, educators, and the general public. In 2020 we will be partnering with BIANK to bring you the same excellence you’ve come to expect from us with some updates to the format. This Conference has been postponed indefinitely in an effort to ensure the safety of our participants. Check back later for more information on when this conference will be held. Learn More

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Fun Fridays

Join us for fun, games, and community on the First Friday of every month from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM at NeuroRestorative in Florence. With a special thanks to both NeuroRestorative and the Shrock Family Foundation for sponsoring these events. Learn More

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