Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance
November 6, 2013

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Upcoming Workshops:

Brain Injury Basics: Caregiving
Date: November 21
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:
Consumer and Family Conference - November 9
Advocacy Matters
Position Openings: Resource Facilitator, Case Manager, Care Coordinator

Consumer and Family Conference
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance is pleased to present our fall Consumer and Family Conference on Saturday, November 9 from 1 to 4 p.m.

This free one-day conference is an opportunity for individuals with brain injury, family members and loved ones to participate in workshops and sessions that focus on innovations in the world of brain injury care, therapy and rehabilitation.

There is no cost for this conference.

Click here for full information on the Consumer and Family Conference.

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Advocacy Matters
Join us for an upcoming empowering and educational Town Hall Forum. Raise your voice and meet with local policymakers about issues that matter most to you:

Coon Rapids
Tuesday, November 12 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Mercy Hospital, Classroom C, Lower Level
4050 Coon Rapids Blvd, Coon Rapids

Thursday, November 21 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Stillwater Public Library, Margaret Rivers Room B
224 Third Street N, Stillwater

Join us for our next Citizen Advocate Academy at our new office in Roseville on Saturday, November 16, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This session will focus on grassroots lobbying and how to influence policymakers. The event is free but pre-registration is required. For more information and how to register for this event click here.

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

If you cannot make it to these events 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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Position Opening - Resource Facilitator, Case Manager, Care Coordinator
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance is looking for a Resource Facilitator, Case Manager and a Care Coordinator. Find out more about these positions and get details on how to apply.

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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."

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
2277 Highway 36 West, Suite 200, Roseville, MN 55113-3830

612-378-2742 | 800-669-6442

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