Cornerstone Clubhouse

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Cornerstone was the first Acquired Brain Injury Clubhouse in the world to recieve certification through the International Center for Clubhouse Development (ICCD) in New York.

Cornerstone Clubhouse has been awarded two separate three-year Accreditations by the International Center for Clubhouse Development (ICCD).

 

People from Hong Kong, Korea, Australia, Denmark, Norway, Finland and the United States have come to visit us to learn how our Clubhouse operates for people living with the effects of an acquired brain injury.

Accreditation

Clubhouse International is multi-national non-profit organization that helps communities around the world create sustainable solutions for mental illness by developing and nurturing new and existing Clubhouses.

Affiliation

Cornerstone Clubhouse is a program offered by Dale Brain Injury Services Inc. For more information on the program and services they offer, please follow the link to their web site.

Dale Brain Injury Services has an international reputation as a leader in the field of rehabilitation for individuals living with the effects of an acquired brain injury. Dale Brain Injury Services Mission Statement is:

"At Dale Brain Injury Services we provide a continuum of high quality, client-centered services to

persons affected by an acquired brain injury. By providing services that are accessible, evidence-based and responsive to the changing needs of our clients, our community, and our partners, DBIS supports individuals to maximize their strengths and live healthy, meaningful lives."

BIALR committed to maximizing the quality of life of individuals living with the effects of brain injury, their family and friends through:

•Peer and community support

•Information about services, resources and programs

•Public awareness of the causes, effects and prevention of brain injury

•Advocacy

Founded in 2004, the International Brain Injury Clubhouse Alliance (IBICA) is a collaborative network

of Clubhouses that serves persons with brain injury and stroke through the use of the Clubhouse Model.

A Clubhouse is a community of people who have sustained devastating life altering events and need the support of others who believe that healing is possible for all. In this pursuit, IBICA promotes the development and strengthening of Clubhouses all over the world.

Originally founded in 1986, as the ONTARIO HEAD INJURY ASSOCIATION, O.B.I.A. is a charity dedicated to preventing traumatic brain injuries and to improving the quality of life for survivors of acquired brain injury, their families and the community with which they interact.