Resources, Materials and Links

A variety of resource materials are available at no cost for individuals with brain injury, family members, professionals, and other interested people through the NM Brain Injury Resource Center at ARCA.

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NM Brain Injury Resource Center (NMBIRC)

ARCA – Brain Injury Division
1503 4th Street NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Tel: 1-844-3NM-BIRC; 1-844-366-2472
Email: nmbirc@arcaspirit.org
Website: http://nmbirc.org

The Brain Injury Resource Center is contracted by the HSD to provide information, outreach, and referral services statewide to those living with brain injury, their family members and caregivers, and professionals working with brain injury. The NMBIRC is able to share a variety of resource materials that provide valuable information on Brain Injury related topics including, but not limited to, causes, consequences, and prevention of brain injury; rehabilitation; depression; behavior challenges; guardianship; legal issues; Veterans issues; aging; driving; substance abuse; children’s issues; shaken baby; sexuality; care-giving; and support groups. In tandem with this service, ARCA operates a dedicated brain injury community center at its 4th Street location and can also host support groups.

For additional State, Local and National resources, please visit http://nmbirc.org/helpful-links/

The next quarterly meeting of the Primary Care Council will be held in early 2023 (date TBA). The meeting is open to the public and will be held via zoom:


Meeting ID: 858 1282 9319
Passcode: 521129
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Please contact Elisa Wrede, Primary Care Project Manager, with any questions: Elisa.Wrede@state.nm.us.