At Side by Side, our members work alongside staff, other members and…volunteers. We have a dedicated group of people who come to the Clubhouse regularly to help us all get stuff done. With them, we get lunch out on time, plant gardens, run special groups and so much more. They show up with a small,…

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Hey there! How’ve you been? We hope you are safe at home. Sorry we haven’t reached out for a bit. It’s nothing personal – we promise! Just like you, we’ve been dealing with the impacts of Covid-19. Our first priority was the health and saftey of our members, which we knew you would understand.  Can we…

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#Covid-19 is tough for everyone. We want to highlight all the amazing caregivers out there! Brainline.org is a great resource and they have a wonderful blog post by a family caregiver. “What an awful, scary, and painful time it has been. I’ve wondered what (if anything) I should share. Some things seem so small now,…

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Even though our Clubhouse is closed, Side by Side staff has been diligently reaching out to each and every member. We are making sure folks have essential supplies and are safe – plus we want to make the time at home a little bit easier. We quickly pivoted and purchased a virtual meeting platform called…

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Kathy Martin of Brooks Clubhouse

Kathy Martin of The Brooks Brain Injury Clubhouse from Jacksonville, FL is in Washington D.C. for Brain Injury Awareness Day. She is joined by Drew Nagele from Pennsylvania in representing International Brain Injury Clubhouse Alliance (IBICA). IBICA is the model of brain injury rehabilitation that Side by Side follows. The model has been around for…

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