Milwaukee Center for Independence: Assisting individuals with special needs

Nexday Brain Injury and Stroke Rehabilitation Services


NEXDAY brain injury recovery program logoA Focus on Your Future - Outpatient Services

At Nexday, each person recovering from traumatic brain injury, acquired brain injury or stroke benefits from a highly personalized program. Services are specifically tailored to the individual's functional abilities, cognitive level, emotional and behavioral health needs, and plans for the future.


Who Can Benefit


Nexday is designed to assist people who:

  • Are recovering from brain injury or stroke
  • May be recovering from a work-related injury and need a formal assessment or assistance with the return-to-work process
  • May require short-term outpatient therapies to address a physical, cognitive or behavioral health need
  • May be living with chronic pain or a disability that affects general physical health and quality of life, and requires assessment, therapy and counseling services

MCFI's Nexday team works with the client to determine the best approach to rehabilitation, based on the client's unique needs. Services include:

Individualized Care Plans 

  • Clinical management
  • Medication management
  • Behavioral management
  • Stress management and coping skill development
  • Coping with cognitive fatigue and stimulus overload
  • Social interaction skill building
  • Restore/improve cognitive functioning
  • Restore understanding of abstract or complex language


  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Aquatic therapy
  • Music and art therapies
  • Horticultural therapy
  • Therapeutic recreation
  • Therapeutic bathing services
  • Aerobic conditioning, physical strengthening or work hardening appropriate to home, work or school environment
  • Personal counseling

Supportive services

  • Developing a support network
  • Benefits analysis and counseling services
  • Education, support and training for caregivers, families and employers
  • Family resources and training

Contact us

For more information about the Nexday program for brain injury and stroke recovery, please call (414) 431-5409. The Nexday Therapy fax number is (414) 755-7162.


 Nexday is located at a newly remodeled campus at 3333 S. Howell Ave., Bay View, WI 53207 (Get map). The building, designed specifically for people recovering from brain injury and stroke, is entirely accessible to individuals who use wheelchairs and other assistive devices.

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