Brain Injury Alliance of South Dakota
Helping people who have been touched by brain injury.
Who are we?
We are a statewide organization
of individuals, families and
organizations who educate the
public, advocate to improve the
quality of life for people with
brain injury and their families
and support programs to help
prevent brain injury.
What can we do for you?
We can help you locate services,
supports, and agencies that can
assist you in meeting your needs
and reaching your goals. We also
work to improve services and make
them available to everyone with a
with brain injury. In addition we
provide and support training on
brain injury in South Dakota.
The Brain Injury Alliance of South Dakota is a nonprofit group that works to help people
who are dealing with brain injury. We try to connect people with services and support
groups throughout South Dakota.
Additionally, we advocate for improving and expanding brain injury services in South
If you have any questions or need assistance, please feel free to contact us.
If you would like to know more about us, our by laws and meeting minutes are on our
"contact us" webpage.
Welcome To Our Website.
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Brain Injury News
Former Major Leager Who Committed
Suicide Had CTE (ESPN)
December 15, 2013
Ryan Freel had sustained nine or ten concussions in
his career before retiring young. Click here.
BIASD Board & Annual Member Meeting
When: September 20, 2014, 12PM (MTN), 1PM
(Central Time Zone)
Where: To be determined in Sioux Falls, SD and The
Brain Injury Rehabilitation Center in Rapid City, SD.
The two sites will connect via Skype.
Major League Pitcher is First to Wear
June 22, 2014
Alex Torres is the first Major League pitcher to wear a
protective cap to prevent brain injuries. Click here.
More Rodeo Riders Wearing Helmets
February 2, 2014
Too macho to wear a helmet? More rodeo riders are
seeing the benefits of protecting their brain by
wearing a helmet. Click here.
March is Brain Injury Awareness Month
March 17, 2014
KNBN news story on Brain Injury Awareness Month
and brain injury rehabilitation. Click here.
Casual Marijuana Use Linked to Brain
April 15, 2014
Fox news story on the negative effects of casual
marijuana use on the brain. Click here.
Concussions Can Lead to Greater Brain
Injuries Click here for article.
March 8, 2014
BIASD Board member Ron Sasso writes about the
risks of concussions for Brain Injury Awareness