In addition to the main office in Westborough, BIA-MA has two regional offices, one in E. Wareham and another in Pittsfield. These regional offices provide information, resources, support and informal counseling to individuals with brain injuries, families and professionals.
The Regional Offices also host numerous support groups that provide survivors, family members and caregivers a fun and caring atmosphere where they find opportunities to socialize and make new friends with others who have shared similar experiences.
Southeastern Regional Office - East Wareham, Massachusetts
The BIA-MA Southeastern Office serves residents living in Southeastern Massachusetts, including Cape Cod and the Islands. The Southeast office also offers support in Portuguese.
Southeastern MA: List of Support Groups
Upcoming Southeastern Support Group Events: BIA-MA Calendar of Events
Sandra J.Topalian, PhD, CBIST
Zelinda B. Pereira, CPI, CBIS
3119 Cranberry Highway, Suite 5F
East Wareham, MA 02538
Phone: (508) 743-0333
Toll Free: (888) 607-7678
Fax: (508) 743-0335
Western Regional Office - Pittsfield, Massachusetts
The BIA-MA Western Office serves residents living in Western Massachusetts, including the Berkshires, Pioneer Valley, Springfield and Amherst/Northampton areas. The Western office also offers support in Spanish.
List of Support Groups in Western MA (updated July 23, 2015)
Upcoming Western Support Group Events: BIA-MA's Calendar of Events
Cynthia Costello, LSW
180 Elm Street, Suite C
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Toll-Free: (888) 554-5553
Fax: (413) 443-0211
Central Region - Westborough, Massachusetts
The BIA-MA Central Office serves residents living in the Greater Boston, MetroWest, and North Shore.
Central MA: List of Support Groups
Upcoming Central Support Group Events: BIA-MA Calendar of Events
Tress Ricker, LSW
30 Lyman Street, Suite 10
Westborough, MA 01581
Toll-Free: (800) 242-0030