Celebrating 11 Years - Founded in 2004

BRIDGES is a Northern Kentucky Brain Injury Support Group established in April 2004 at the request of numerous brain injured survivors searching for support, education and resources. The acronym of BRIDGES means BRain Injury Demands Guidance Education and Support.

Click here for BRIDGES' brochure (Rev 2-15).

Save the Date
10th Annual NKY TBI Conference
Friday, March 18, 2016
Receptions Conference Center, Erlanger KY

Conference Contact:  Julie Fronk
text/phone:  (859) 802-4077 / julie@bridgesnky.org


BRIDGES Upcoming
Support Group Meeting
for Pediatric Caregivers
(Third Wednesday of the Month @ 8:30 AM)

July 15, 2015
8:30 AM

For Location
contact Colleen Gribben, OTR/L &
Meeting Contact / Facilitator
text/phone:  (859) 322-2036

Support TBI Survivor-Owned Businesses

Proudly announcing businesses owned
by two of 
our TBI survivors.
Click on their business links
to find out more about them.

Hamilton's Antiques and Everyday Things 
(Falmouth, KY)

Lee Mullins' Prestige Detail
(Union, KY)



Kimberly Bernard Golf Outing
Saturday, July 25
Kenton County Golf Course
3908 Richardson Rd, Independence, KY

Click here for more information
Click here for sign-up sheet and hole sponsorship

Proceeds benefit BIAK and BRIDGES, Inc.

Click here to visit Casen's website

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BRIDGES Upcoming

Support Group Meeting
for TBI Survivors &
Family Members/Caregivers

(Third Thursday of the Month @ 6:00 PM)

July 16, 2015
6:00 PM

**  Child specific activities provided  **
**  Deaf interpreter available  **

BRIDGES Annual Summer Picnic 
Saturday, August 15 
4-9 pm

The picnic on Saturday, June 20 was rained out
and has been rescheduled to Saturday, August 15. For information about the picnic in August,
please contact:   Lisa Wade
email:  lisawade@twc.com
or text/phone:  (859) 816-6866

Monthly Support Group Meeting Location

Florence Government Center
Meeting Room C
(Take elevator to lower level)

8100 Ewing Boulevard
Florence, KY 41042

Meeting Contact/Facilitator

Mindy Ortlieb, OTR/L
text/phone:  859-466-8252

Click here to join our support group mailing list


BRIDGES uses corporate sponsorships
and proceeds from the
NKY TBI Conference
and Kimberly Bernard Golf Outing
to purchase and distribute bicycle helmets.


Since 2010, over 3,300 helmets 
have been distributed to children
adults to prevent brain injuries.  
Click here to view our past events and
to obtain more information
about helmet safety.

For additional information
about BRIDGES' helmet program, please visit
Helmet Program page



  • May 162nd Annual Casen Shrock 5K Walk/Run - Registration 8-9:30 am; Official Start 9:45 am, Northern Kentucky University Student Union; Free Event Parking - Lot G; helmets to be fitted and distributed; Click here to read about the 2014 Shrock 5K Walk/Run 
  • May 23 - Kenton County Public Library - 2-3 pm, 502 Scott Blvd, Covington, KY plus all day workshops to celebrate May as Bike Month. Click here for event flyer
  • June 6 - Bike Rodeo - 10 am - Noon, Middleton-Mills Park3415 Mills Road, Covington KY, Sponsored by Kenton County Parks, Kenton County Library  and Independence Police
  • June 14 - BRIDGES & Brain Injury Alliance of Kentucky (BIAK)Florence Freedom Ballpark - Also NKY Baseball League Day - 6:05 pm, Booth Space Sponsored by Braden Humfleet & Devine, PLC
  • July 4 - City of Ft. Thomas Fire Department, Ft. Thomas KY - 100 FREE bicycle helmets distributed from 10-12 am; Click here for news article about this event. 
  • July 12 - Covington Bike-Centennial Ride, start at RiverCenter Drive at Scott Blvd, Covington KY; 100 FREE bicycle helmets distributed from 8-11 am. Ride has three options:  10 mile, 5 mile and 2 mile. The 10-mile ride leaves at 9:10, 9:20 and 9:30. The 5-mile ride leaves at 9:40. The 2-mile ride leaves at 9:50.

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