Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance
December 19, 2012

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Upcoming Workshops:

Brain Injury Basics: Introduction to Brain Injury
Date: December 20
Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Cost: $25 for Professionals; $5 donation appreciated from Consumers.

Brain Injury Basics: Adjustment to Brain Injury
Date: January 31, 2013
Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Cost: $25 for Professionals; $5 donation appreciated from Consumers.

Location: All classes are held in the Education Center at the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance

To register for a class, please click here or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442.

 

In this issue:
Promote your business and achieve your marketing goals
Case Management Position Opening
Brain Injury Support Group in Grand Rapids


Promote your business and achieve your marketing goals
Looking for marketing and vendor opportunities for 2013? Partnering with the Minnesota Brian Injury Alliance and the Minnesota Stroke Association as a sponsor or an advertiser leverages your organization's visibility and promotes its value in the community and statewide. Click here to view the 2013 Annual Underwriting opportunities. Deadlines to be included in the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance Consumer Guide and the Annual Conference for Professionals Registration Materials are coming up quickly. Contact Brittany Lasek, Development Associate, by calling 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442, or e-mail Brittany.

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Case Management Position Opening
Case Manager Primary Duties:
The Case Manager is responsible for monitoring and implementing comprehensive proactive; consumer directed systems of support and advocacy for individuals, including all ages and cultures, which have survived brain injury and their families through implementation of case management for effective community integration. The Case Manager will be responsible to assist the consumer in planning and accessing housing, financial supports and other community services and supports needed to accomplish this goal. Bi-lingual/bi-cultural is a plus. Click here for a full position description.

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Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group in the Grand Rapids area
Anyone living with a TBI or their caregivers are encouraged to attend the monthly TBI support group in the Community Meeting Room at the Central Square Mall in Grand Rapids. The idea of the meetings will be to meet, talk about ideas and problems with work, shopping, getting around or anything that we wish to discuss.

The next meetings will be January 14, February 11, March 11 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

For more information, please call or email Wayne Stoltz at 218-245-0251 or e-mail stoltzwd@lcp2.net or contact Judy Rupert at 218-262-6675 or e-mail judy@accessnorth.net.

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Classified Ad Opportunities
We are pleased to provide an online opportunity for organizations to broadcast their message about job openings, services and more through affordable, convenient advertising. This bi-weekly electronic publication is sent to more than 5,500 professionals, paraprofessionals and persons with brain injury and their families.

The cost to run a classified ad of up to 250 words is $20 for one edition or $30 for two editions. Ads must be submitted in electronic form to receive this rate. Ads submitted in hard copy will be charged an additional $15 administrative fee. To learn more about this affordable, convenient advertising opportunity, please e-mail Phil at philg@braininjurymn.org or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442. Advertising is posted at the end of the publication under the heading "Classified Ads."

The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance is a proud member of Community Health Charities. Community Health Charities is an alliance of leading nonprofit health research and service organizations whose mission is to improve lives affected by chronic illness by investing in health research, services and education.
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Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance
34 13th Avenue Northeast, Suite B001 - Minneapolis, Minnesota - 55413

Telephone:
612-378-2742 | 800-669-6442

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