Professional Services

Tailored services to help providers and organisations improve their understanding of brain injury.

Services for Organisations

Factsheets

Synapse provides factsheets and information on many topics related to Brain Injury. The below factsheets may help you with your journey to understanding.

Effects of Brain Injury

The long term effects of brain injury are different for each person but can be addressed with proper management and support.

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Living with Brain Injury

Living with a brain injury can be an adjustment, both to the person with a brain injury and their family.

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Contact Synapse

Our team can help answer questions and start your journey from diagnosis through to recovery.

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Our Focus and Research

Synapse is committed to putting a face to every statistic – our goal is to identify how many people are truly affected in view of developing services to reconnect them. Through an understanding of the families we support, we can contribute to evidence-based policy, influence Government decision, and improve the quality of life for the over 2 million Australians affected by Brain Disorders.

Our Focus and Research

Personal Stories

It is important to remember there is always support, hope and a community to lean on within the Synapse organisation. These personal stories are from real life Synapse clients who have used our services as a road to recovery. You can also chat to others in your position on our community forum.

Les Clarence
Family & Carers

Les Clarence

In 2011, Les Clarence’ fit and healthy 55-year-old wife Franziska suffered a stroke in her sleep.

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Julian Saavedra
People with Brain Injury

Julian Saavedra

Synapse employee Julian Saavedra’s involvement with Synapse began as a volunteer during his recovery from a severe traumatic brain injury. 

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