Accommodation Synapse Options Information and Referral Get Involved Need to know Blog Social Brain Injury and Brain Disorders Over 1.6 million Australians are affected with some form of ABI(1) - that's over 1... Positive Behaviour Support The wide variety of strategies available within the Positive Behaviour Support approach give us... Guardianship and Administration Orders This document is aimed at anyone who is involved with the care or wellbeing of an adult with an... What is mental illness? Mental illness and psychiatric disability are terms used to describe sets of psychological or... Domestic violence and Brain Injury Despite increasing publicity of domestic violence there is still little public awareness of just... 07 Oct Mental Health Week (4 - 11 October 2015) Mental Health Week offers us a chance to reflect on mental health and take some positive steps to... 02 Oct High-fructose diet hampers recovery from traumatic brain injury Diet may predict ability to recover from mental deficits after head trauma... 18 Sep My Unsung Heroes Maria Martinez Goncet shares some of her experiences living with a disability. .. 17 Sep Brainwave-reading headset developed Australian developers create a brainwave-reading headset allowing people to move objects with mind... 16 Sep First full roll-out agreements signed for NDIS PM Malcolm Turnbull has signed agreements with NSW and VIC to proceed with the NDIS... See all blogs Synapse - Reconnecting Lives About Synapse Reconnecting the lives of over 2 million Australians affected by Brain Disorders. First and foremost, we are a social enterprise striving to reconnect the lives of those most at risk within the community - those affected by a Brain Disorder. We believe that anyone affected by a Brain Disorder is entitled to lead a life of quality, based on their own decisions and choices. To ensure this happens, we have developed the necessary services and resources to support those seeking assistance to achieve their goals. Our objective to see specialist and individualised services made available to all in need; no matter where they live, or the culture they belong to. more Donate Now Support young people with Brain Injury. Get the facts What is a Brain Disorder?