Older Adults


Traumatic brain injury (TBI) significantly impacts older adults. Falls are the primary cause of TBI for older adults. 

If you are caring for a partner, spouse, child, relative, or close friend with TBI, you can seek support services. I am a Caregiver | DSHS (wa.gov)

If you are an older adult or caregiver in need of assistance Get Support

Additional resources for Older Adults: 

TBI Education, Training and Videos - Informational Videos on topics: 

Independent Living 

Pathway to Affordable Housing 

Understanding Dementia 

Plus, many more 

Cognitive Health and Older Adults | National Institute on Aging (nih.gov) 

Age Well Planner General Assessment (ncoa.org) 

Falls Prevention: 

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Concussion are serious public health problems that affect thousands of people annually in Washington State. Falls are a leading cause of TBI in the older adult population and can be prevented.  Some great resources: