Children and Families

Brain Injury

Brain Injury (BI) Waiver
Brain Injury (BI) Waiver for people with a traumatic, acquired or degenerative brain injury who require the level of care provided in a nursing facility that provides specialized services for persons with BI, or who require the level of care provided in a neurobehavioral hospital.
Agency: Mahnomen County Human Services
Contact: 218.935.2568

Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance offers support to Minnesotans affected by brain injury through advocacy and public policy, resource facilitation services, which provide personal one-on-one connection to information and resources, case management for individuals on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) or Community Alternative for Disabled Individuals (CADI) waivers, statewide educational opportunities and outreach to underserved and communities of color throughout Minnesota.
Agency: Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance
Contact: 1.800.669.6442

Pediatric Therapy Services
Altru's Pediatric Therapy Services program provides inpatient and outpatient services to infants, children and teens. Specialized evaluation and treatment programs have been developed for patients with the following diagnoses: Autism/Pervasive, Development Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Developmental Delay, Epilepsy, Cleft Palate, Down Syndrome, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Metabolic Disorders, MicrocephaylMyelomeningocele (spina bifida), Phenylketonuria (PKU), learning communication and behavioral Disorders, head trauma, amputation, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Muscular Dystrophy, Postural Disorders (Scoliosis) and Spinal Cord Injuries.
Agency: Altru Health System - Grand Forks
Contact: 1.800.732.4277