Seizure and Brain Injury Centre

Service: Seizure and Brain Injury Services

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Description & Services
Public Comments Support Group Meetings for Acquired Brain Injury Survivors: 
Extendicare Group for those living at Extendicare: Thursday 10:30 am-11:30 am 
Men's Support Groups: 
Timmins & District Hospital: Mon 10:30 am-11:30 am in the Lecture Theatre 
Golden Manor: Mon 1:15 pm-2:45 pm
Description (Agency) Provides information and referrals as well as education and life skills through Day Programming
Description (Service)
  • Provides information and referrals 
  • Offers related education and like skills
New Beginnings and Social Programming 
  • Provides daily activities such as cooking, crafts, games, and walks
Peer Mentoring 
  • Connects individual whose life experience helps another person currently coping with a similar event or issue and is in need of support  
  • Aids people with a variety of medical conditions and physical disabilities, and to help their family members and non-professional care givers
Support Group for Acquired Brain Injury Survivors 
  • Discusses a variety of topics in group setting
Topic can include: 
  • Depression 
  • Fatigue 
  • Relationships 
  • Other areas of interest identified by group
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
New Beginnings Social Programming: Mon-Fri; times vary dependent upon activity; call for activities and times
Areas Served Cochrane District ; New Beginnings: Timmins only
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Individuals that are suffering from epilepsy (seizures) and/or brain injury
Application Self referrals accepted, and intake performed
Languages English ; French
Fees Service ; None - Support Group for Acquired Brain Injury Survivors
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-264-2933
Toll Free Phone 1-866-374-5377
Fax 705-264-0350
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Samantha Saley, Client Services Coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Rhonda Latendresse, Executive Director; Email:
Located In Community Timmins
Address 733 Ross Ave E
Timmins, ON P4N 8S8
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Intersection Ross Ave E and Hwy 655
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health ; Donations