March is Brain Injury awareness month!

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About concussion

Mild traumatic brain injury, or concussion, is a very common injury in New Zealand with about 24,000 cases per year. Learn more about the signs and symptoms.

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We provide support, navigation and education to Aucklanders affected by brain injury. Find out more about what we offer.

Welcome to Headway

We help improve the lives of people and families in the Auckland region affected by brain injury by providing support, navigation and education. To find out more about Headway: Brain Injury Auckland visit About us, or learn about our services at What we offer.

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Black Out for Brain Injury

Help raise awareness and funding for brain injury support by taking part in Black Out for Brain Injury on 23 March.


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Become a member

Headway members are very important to our organisation. With your support we can make a difference in the lives of people with brain injuries.

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Make a donation

Headway operates on a combination of funding and kind donations. Your financial support is essential for us to carry out our work.

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