Trauma Survivors Network - provided by ATS

Survive. Connect. Rebuild.

A Program of the ATS

Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center

Novant Health Presbyterian Medical center is a level III trauma center located in Charlotte, NC. The hospital near uptown Charlotte houses 624 beds. The mission of Novant Health is to improve the health of the communities served, one person at a time, with a vision of providing remarkable patient experiences in every dimension, every time. This is true for the patients and families treated for traumatic injuries. Novant Health adheres to the American College of Surgeons recommendations when caring for patients who suffer traumatic injuries, which is why we joined the American Trauma Society as a Trauma Survivors Network site. We value the whole patient and realize that patients must be cared for holistically. The Trauma Survivors Network can provide guidance for patients enduring traumatic injuries through emotional, physical, and spiritual caring, support, and education.

 

NHPMC has 24-hour trauma and acute care surgery coverage, as well as intensivists, to care for critically injured patients. NH is affiliated with OrthoCarolina, and also serves the pediatric population with a pediatric ED, inpatient and intensive care unit. Visit www.novanthealth.org for more information on Novant and affiliates.

TSN Coordinator

Kelly Moriarty
KMoriarty
Email Coordinator

Address
200 Hawthorne Lane
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28204

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Community Resources

American Trauma Society

https://www.amtrauma.org

ATS is a advocate for trauma programs and prevention. Visit this site for information on traumatic injuries and care.

AMPOWER

https://www.empoweramputees.org

This organization empowers those with amputation or limb differences through mentorship, education, and community events.

Brain Injury Association of America

https://www.biausa.org

BIAUSA is dedicated to providing awareness and education about brain injuries to improve care and quality of life to those affected by TBI.

Brainline

https://www.brainline.org

Provide education and resources related to brain injuries and PTSD for adults and children. Brainline 703-998-2020

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation

https://www.christopherreeve.org

Provides education on spinal cord injuries and paralysis. 800-225-0292

United Spinal Association

https://www.unitedspinal.org

The goal of this group is to enhance the quality of life for those with spinal cord injuries through education, advocacy, resources, and peer support.

The Hanger Clinic Charlotte NC

https://hangerclinic.com/clinics/NC/charlotte/e-7th-st/

Local support through AMPOWER for those who have lost a limb. Offers support and encouragement to amputees through peer support groups.

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Americans with Disabilities Act

https://www.ada.gov

also call 800-514-0301 or 800-514-0383 TTY

Al-ANON Family Groups

https://al-anon.org

family support for families with a loved one with a drinking or substance abuse problem.

AA-Alcoholics Anonymous

https://www.aa.org

Support for those who abuse alcohol or other substances

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

https://afsp.org

Learn about suicide and how to prevent it, along with resources for yourself or a loved one.

Anxiety and Depression Association of America- ADAA

https://adaa.org

Learn about prevention and treatment for those with anxiety, depression, and more.

Friends and Family of Chic Kelly

https://chickelly.com

Find support and information for victims of spinal cord injury.

Family Caregiver Alliance

https://www.caregiver.org

Learn to improve the quality of life for family caregivers and those who receive care with information, resources, and support groups.

PTSD: National Center for PTSD

https://www.ptsd.va.gov

Learn what PTSD is, including the signs and symptoms, and what treatments are available. Download the mobile app and get help

Rehabilitation Service Administration

https://rsa.ed.gov

Provides resources for different types of rehabilitation offered throughout the nation, including disability programs, advocacy programs, and more.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services-National Help Line

https://www.samhsa.gov

Reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. Find treatment, resources, or call the National Help Line 1-800-662-HELP (4357) or TTY 1-800-487-4889

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National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Support for suicide prevention call 1-800-273-8255 or chat on the website

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Pediatric Youth Violence

https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/youthviolence

Learn the best ways to intervene and help youth call 1-800-232-4636 TTY 1-888-232-6348

Child Help

https://www.childhelp.org

Help victims of child abuse through education and advocacy.

Prevent Child Abuse NC

https://www.preventchildabusenc.org

Learn how to identify child abuse and what to do if child abuse is suspected. Be A Connection

Mecklenburg Child Abuse Prevention

https://meck4kids.org

Mecklenburg County NC's child abuse prevention teams website, with local resources and information. Call 980-31-HELPS (43577)

Love is Respect

https://www.loveisrespect.org

Learn about healthy relationships and what to do if your relationship is hurting you. call 1-866-331-9474 or text LOVEIS to 22522 or chat online

Safe Alliance

https://www.safealliance.org

Local domestic violence support in Mecklenburg County. Receive support and resources. Call the Greater Charlotte Hope Line 980-771-HOPE (4673)

National Domestic Violence Hotline

https://thehotline.org

Support for those affected by domestic violence or those who don't feel safe in the homes. Call 1-800-799-SAFE(7233) TTY 1-800-787-3224 or chat online


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