Accommodation Community Response Publications Get Involved Latest news What's on 23 Jul New Alzheimer's disease drug could slow decline in dementia patients, experts say Dementia experts are cautiously optimistic a new drug could slow the progression of dementia... 20 Jul Player sensors track football head injuries The AFL is considering using impact sensors, which players wear behind their ears, to help monitor... 09 Jun Costs Impact Access to Health Care for People with Disability Almost one-fifth of people with disability who needed to see a doctor delayed or did not go... 05 Jun Strokes steal eight years' worth of brain function, new study suggests Having a stroke ages a person's brain function by almost eight years, new research finds --... 18 Mar Sport concussions: NFL retirement may have knock-on effect As a rookie American footballer walks away from a multimillion-dollar contract after fears about... See all news - .. - .. - .. 05 Aug Community Events - ARBIAS: NDIS Information Session. Want to find out more about the NDIS.... not sure what it's all about ......Come along to this... 02 Sep Community Events - Brain Injury Network Meeting is a great opportunity for services interacting with people who have Acquired Brain Injuries... See all community events Who is "Synapse''? "We strive to reconnect the lives of those most at risk within our community, those affected by a Brain Disorder." Nation wide Synapse seeks to focus both government and public support to realise funding for the development of highly specialist services in the areas of accommodation, education and training. Our commitment to reduce the massive unmet need for these services is unwavering. Our objective to see specialist and individualised services available to all in need is resolute. No matter where they live, or culture they belong to. We believe that anyone affected by a Brain Disorder is entitled to lead a life of quality, based on their own decisions and choices. more Donate Now Support young people with Brain Injury. Get the facts What is a Brain Disorder?