Eligibility & Referral

Eligibility Criteria

HeadEast provides support to people with an acquired brain injury who:

  • live in the local government areas of Botany, Randwick, Waverley, Woollahra, and City of Sydney;
  • are aged between 16 and 65 years;
  • acquired their brain injury after the age of 10 years;
  • are independent in personal care or have attendant care support;
  • are medically stable;
  • if experiencing problems with substance abuse must be seeking assistance to address this;
  • are motivated to change an aspect of their lives.

For more information download our brochure in English, Chinese, Spanish, Greek or Indonesian or the HeadEast Client Handbook.

Referral Process

We accept referrals over the phone or by fax or email. If a referral is made on behalf of a person with an acquired brain injury, the referral will be confirmed with the person being referred prior to making further arrangements. Click here for our contact details or download our referral form.