NHCC serves as one voice, providing a stronger sense of community for people affected by brain diseases, disorders and injuries. We work collaboratively to increase awareness, education and research and improve diagnosis and treatment to benefit people affected by brain conditions.
Working together to improve the lives of people affected by brain diseases, disorders and injuries in Canada.
Our vision is a world where people affected by brain conditions live to their full potential within an informed and inclusive society.
The NHCC Vision will be realized when:
- There is a significantly better quality of life for people affected by brain conditions across the life course, and they can live to their full individual potential supported by equitable access to appropriate care and supports;
- There is better awareness of brain conditions within a more inclusive and welcoming society;
- Governments, working in partnership with the brain community, provide increased research dollars dedicated to answering critical questions about brain conditions including causes, treatments and cures;
- Governments at all levels make the brain a social, health and economic priority and develop integrated strategies to help people affected by brain conditions live well.