Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance
September 25, 2013


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Upcoming Workshops:

Brain Injury Basics: Introduction to Brain Injury
Date: September 26
Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Cost: $25 for Professionals; $5 donation appreciated from Consumers.

Brain Injury Basics: Adjustment to Brain Injury
Date: October 24
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:
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance and Minnesota Stroke Association have moved
2014 Annual Conference for Professionals in Brain Injury - Request for Presenters
Advocacy Matters
Rochester BICC Conference - October 15
Classified Ad - Accessible Space


The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance and Minnesota Stroke Association have moved
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance and Minnesota Stroke Association have grown tremendously, so we've moved to a new building to accommodate that growth! Our new address is 2277 Highway 36 West, Suite 200, Roseville, Minnesota, 55113-3830. Only our mailing address will change; our phones, e-mail addresses and website addresses will remain the same.

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2014 Annual Conference for Professionals in Brain Injury - Request for Presenters
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance is busy planning the 28th Annual Conference for Professionals in Brain Injury, which will be held on April 10 and 11, 2014 at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. We would like to invite you to submit a proposal or proposals for breakout sessions. Please fill out the form below and list of suggested topics. Proposals are due by Friday, October 18, 2013.

Click here for more information and to fill our your RFP today!

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Advocacy Matters
Join us for our kickoff of the Citizen Advocate Academy at our new office in Roseville this Saturday, September 28, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This session will focus on how to turn your story into an effective political message. The event is free but pre-registration is required. For more information and how to register for this event click here.

Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance
Roseville West - Large Conference Room
2277 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN

Join us for an empowering and educational Town Hall Forum in St. Cloud on Tuesday, October 1 from 5 to 7 p.m. Raise your voice and meet with local policymakers about issues that matter most to you:

St. Cloud Town Hall Forum
Great River Regional Library
1300 W St. Germaine St.
St. Cloud, MN

If you cannot make it to either event but would like to get involved in advocacy, click here to learn about all of our other upcoming fall advocacy activities. Otherwise feel free to contact the Public Policy Department of the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance by e-mail at jeffn@braininjurymn.org or michelleg@braininjurymn.org or by phone at 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442.

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Rochester BICC Conference - October 15
Save the date! The Rochester Area Brain Injury Community Committee (BICC) conference presents "So Many Questions: Life with Brain Injury" on Tuesday, October 15 at the Clarion Inn in Rochester, Minnesota. Click here for information and registration.

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Classified Ad - Accessible Space
Shared Living (Adult Foster Care) with 24 hour staffing with asleep overnight for people with a brain injury and/or physical disability in NE Minneapolis
Current opening includes: a shared, wheelchair accessible house, private bedroom. Staff is on-site and available 24 hours a day to assist with all ADL's, activities, medications, monitor health and safety issues, etc. Housing is subsidized; rent is approximately 30% of income. Residents generally have more spending money and no GRH! MA funding pays for services via a BI or CADI waiver. For more info call or e-mail Sara Podein at 651-645-7271.

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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 6,250 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."

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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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