County: All/Statewide

Caregivers Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Tuesday of each month, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Contact: Kelly Hindes
Phone: 607-283-2163
Email: khindes@bianys.org
Co-facilitated by Kelly Hindes (BIANYS) and Manny Pelligra (Caregiver)

County: All/Statewide

Parent Support Group (Virtual)
For parents raising children with brain injuries under the age of 18
2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:30pm-8:30pm
Contact: Danielle Bergson
Phone: 607-283-2163
Email: parentsg23@gmail.com
Co-facilitated by Danielle Bergson (Parent) and William Watson (Neuropsychologist)

County: Albany

Survivors & Caregivers Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Tuesday of each month, 7pm-8:30pm
Contact: Diana Erno
Phone: 518-757-1021
Email: derno@bianys.org

County: Albany

Women’s Support Group (Virtual)
Second Saturday of each month
10:30am-11:45am
Contact: Rosella Elliott
Phone:  518-526-1596
Email: ElliottR@nycap.rr.com

County: Allegany

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Chautauqua, Genesee, Cattaraugus and Wyoming Counties

County: Bronx

New York City Support Group (Virtual)
3rd Tuesday of each month, 12:30pm-2pm
Contact: Jan Wollney
Phone: 718-734-2225
Email: jwollney@bianys.org

Serving all five Boroughs.

County: Broome

Community Options
2nd Tuesday of each month, 6pm-8pm
Contact: Jill LoVuolo
Email: Jill.Lovuolo@comop.org
Phone: (607) 343-3355
182 State St., Binghamton, NY

County: Cattaraugus

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Allegany, Niagara, Orleans, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee and Wyoming Counties

County: Chautauqua

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Allegany, Niagara, Orleans, Erie, Genesee, Cattaraugus and Wyoming Counties

County: Dutchess

Survivors and caregivers support group/Advocate Homecare
2nd Monday of each month, 6pm-7:30pm
Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie , NY
Conference Room B (please confirm room at Front Desk when checking in)
Contact: Melinda Pearson
Email: mpearson@advocate-Homecare.com
Phone: 914-204-1597

County: Dutchess

Brain Injury Support Group
4th Saturday of each month
12:00pm-2:00pm
Contact: Margaret (Peggy) Rogan, Putnam ARC
Phone: 845-260-3708
Poughkeepsie Galleria Mall, Community Room
2001 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

County: Erie

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Alleghany, Niagara, Orleans, Chautauqua, Genesee, Cattaraugus and Wyoming Counties

County: Genesee

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Allegany, Niagara, Orleans, Chautauqua, Erie, Cattaraugus and Wyoming Counties

County: Jefferson

Samaritan Medical Center
1st Wednesday of each month, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Contact: Megan Reddick, SLP
Phone: 315-779-5192
Email: MReddick@shsny.com
Samaritan Keep Home
133 Pratt Street, Watertown, NY
Meets in the Adult Day Health Care Room, 1st floor

County: Kings (Brooklyn)

New York City Support Group (Virtual)
3rd Tuesday of each month, 12:30pm-2pm
Contact: Jan Wollney
Phone: 718-734-2225
Email: jwollney@bianys.org

Serving all five Boroughs.

County: Monroe

Support Group and Chapter Meeting (Virtual)
2nd Wednesday at 7pm
Contact: BIANYS
Phone: 518-459-7911
Email: RochesterChapter@bianys.org

County: Monroe

University of Rochester
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Date and Time to be Determined
601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY
Contact: Cindy Thieleman, PT, CBIS
Phone: 585-275-3798
Email: Cynthia_thieleman@urmc.rochester.edu

County: Montgomery

St. Mary’s Hospital (Virtual)
2nd Monday of each month, 6:30-7:30 pm
Contact: Al Bertos
Phone: 518- 795-9545
Email: wilderness180@excite.com

County: Nassau

Common Ground Alliance (Virtual)
Thursday evenings
Call or visit commongroundall.com for information
Contact: Dr. Deborah Benson
Phone:  631-699-5536
Email: commongroundall@gmail.com

County: Nassau

Emerge Neurological Rehabilitation Family Support Group
3rd Thursday of each month, 6 – 7 pm
Contact: Wendell Miller, CBIST
Phone: 516-740-9900
Email: WMiller@emergenursingandrehab.com
Emerge Nursing and Rehabilitation at Glen Cove
2 Medical Plaza, Glen Cove, NY 11542
Support Group meets in the Solarium

County: New York (Manhattan)

Columbia Synapse (Virtual)
Bi-monthly (every other Saturday), 2pm – 3pm
Contact: Shariq Jumani
Phone: 347-620-0799
Email: synapsecolumbia@gmail.com

County: New York (Manhattan)

Survivor & Caregiver Support Group (Virtual)
3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30pm
Contact: Zazel O’Garra
Phone: 718-734-2224
Email: zogarra@bianys.org

County: Niagara

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Allegany, Erie, Orleans, Chautauqua, Genesee, Cattaraugus and Wyoming Counties

County: Orange

Survivor and Caregiver Support Group
3rd Tuesday of each month at 6pm
Access: Supports for Living (formerly Family Empowerment Council)
Contact: Ed Devitt
Phone: 845-341-3809
Email: ed@BrainNewDay.com
Holiday Inn Express and Suites
Route 208, Montgomery NY
Check in at Front Desk to be directed to Meeting Room

County: Orleans

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Allegany, Erie, Niagara, Chautauqua, Genesee, Cattaraugus and Wyoming Counties

County: Otsego

Opportunities for Otsego (Virtual)
4th Monday of each month from 1 pm – 3pm
Contact: Kelly Hindes
Phone: 607-283-2163
Email: khindes@bianys.org

County: Queens

New York City Support Group (Virtual)
3rd Tuesday of each month, 12:30pm-2pm
Contact: Jan Wollney
Phone: 718-734-2225
Email: jwollney@bianys.org

Serving all five Boroughs.

County: Richmond (Staten Island)

New York City Support Group (Virtual)
3rd Tuesday of each month, 12:30pm-2pm
Contact: Jan Wollney
Phone: 718-734-2225
Email: jwollney@bianys.org

Serving all five Boroughs.

County: Rockland

Helen Hayes Hospital (Virtual)
2nd Monday of each month at 6:30pm
Contact: Barry Dain
Phone: 914-420-4406
Email: barry@advocate-homecare.com

Hudson Valley Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
Good Samaritan Hospital
1st Wednesday of each month, 5:15 pm- 6:30 pm
Contact: Aimee Rubin, LCSW, MA
Contact: Dr. Mill Etienne
Phone: 845-368-8808
Email: RocklandTBIAssist@gmail.com

Also includes Dutchess, Orange and Putnam Counties

County: Saratoga

Adirondacks Brain Injury Support Group
AIM Services, Inc.
2nd Wednesday of each month, 4:00 pm
Contact: Kyle Welch
Phone: 518-430-2227
Email: kwelch@aimservicesinc.org or
Contact: Heather Harple
Phone: 518-430-2893
Also includes: Washington County

County: Suffolk

St. Charles Hospital
3rd Wednesday of each month, 2:30pm-4pm
Contact: Michael Apostoli, CRC
Phone: 631-474-6952 or 631-474-6264 (main office)
Email: mike.apostoli@chsli.org
St. Charles Hospital
200 Belle Terre Road, Port Jefferson, NY 11787
group meets in St. Camillus Conference Room, First floor

County: Suffolk

Southside Hospital
2nd Wednesday of each month, 7pm-8pm
Contact: Colleen Mauro
Phone: 631-968-3330
Email: CMauro@northwell.edu
Library Conference Room #2
301 East Main Street, Bay Shore, NY

County: Suffolk

Quantum Rehabilitation & Nursing
3rd Thursday of each month, 6 – 7:30 pm
Contact: Theresa Rajnath, MA, CCC/SLP, CBIS
Phone: 631-594-3800
Email: trajnath@quantumrehabandnursing.com
Quantum Rehabilitation & Nursing
63 Oakcrest Avenue, Middle Island NY 11953
Support Group meets in Main Floor Dining Room

County: Tompkins

Finger Lakes Independence Center (Virtual)
3rd Thursday of each month from 1pm-3pm
Contact: Jessica Morley
Phone: 607- 278-3097
Email: jmorley@bianys.org

County: Ulster

Resource Center for Accessible Living, Inc. (RCAL)
2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 2:00 pm
Contact: Josephine Todaro, CBIS
Phone: 845-331-0541
Email: jt4you1@aol.com
727 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401

County: Washington

Adirondacks Brain Injury Support Group
AIM Services, Inc.
2nd Wednesday of each month, 4:00 pm
Contact: Kyle Welch
Phone: 518-430-2227
Email: kwelch@aimservicesinc.org or
Contact: Heather Harple
Phone: 518-430-2893
Also includes: Saratoga County

County: Wayne

ON HIATUS
3rd Tuesday of each month at 7 pm – 8:30 pm
Contact: Mary Beth Camp
Phone:  585-683-6803
Email: marybethcmp4@gmail.com
165 Union Street, 4th Floor, Room 165, Newark, NY

County: Westchester

Survivors & Caregivers Support Group (Virtual)
3rd Thursday of every month, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Contact: Laleene Ali
Phone:  845-218-8043
Email: LAli@bianys.org

County: Westchester

Survivors & Caregivers Support Group (Virtual)
3rd Thursday of every month, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Contact: Gabrielle Guerra
Phone: 914-528-2000
Email: GGuerra@nwestchester.com

County: Wyoming

Western New York Brain Injury Support Group (Virtual)
2nd Thursday of each month, 1:00- 2:30 pm
Contact: Alexis Rutty, CBIS
Phone: 716-229-8036
Email: arutty@bianys.org
Also includes: Allegany, Niagara, Orleans, Chautauqua, Genesee, Cattaraugus and Erie Counties