Jacana Acquired Brain Injury Centre 2017-11-23T00:46:14+00:00

Jacana Acquired Brain Injury Centre

We provide complex and comprehensive rehabilitation for clients with an acquired brain injury (ABI). Jacana accepts referral of clients with acquired brain injury from across Queensland acute hospitals.

We work with the client and their families to establish realistic and achievable rehabilitation goals. The goal-setting process includes client and family education about the rehabilitation process and expectations of the program.

Our services

As well as meals and accommodation, clients can also access the following services:

  • dietetics
  • music therapy
  • nursing
  • occupational therapy
  • physiotherapy
  • rehabilitation medicine
  • social work
  • speech pathology.

We also have visiting services, including:

  • neurologist
  • pharmacy
  • podiatry
  • prosthetics and orthotics.

How to access services

We accept referral from health professionals from across Queensland. Carers may refer, but it is suggested to contact a health professional to assist the referral process. Please complete in the Jacana Acquired Brain Injury Services referral form and email to jacana_referrals@health.qld.gov.au

There is a fee which includes accommodation, meals, laundry and medications.

Parking and transport

Parking is available on-site. A regular bus service operates from Hoyland Street and the Bald Hills train station is a 30-minute walk away.

Jacana Acquired Brain Injury Centre

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Contact us

Location: 99 Hoyland Street
BRACKEN RIDGE 4017
Phone: (07) 3869 8444
Fax: (07) 3869 8409
Email: jacana_referrals@health.qld.gov.au

Need help after hours?

For non-urgent medical issues call 13 HEALTH or visit your GP

In an emergency call 000 or go to a hospital