News & Announcements

MINDSOURCE provides a regular newsletter throughout the year. Readers will find meaningful content regarding grant opportunities, program updates, past and upcoming events and success stories.

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MINDSOURCE Recruiting for Trust Fund Board and Advisory Council!

March 7, 2024

MINDSOURCE Brain Injury Network is recruiting for its Trust Fund Board and Advisory Council! Apply by March 29th! CDHS encourages people of diverse backgrounds and experience to apply. Apply for the MINDSOURCE Brain Injury Trust Fund board here or the Colorado Advisory Council on Brain Injuries here. Need help filling out your application? Email us […]

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Russha M. Knauer named MINDSOURCE Brain Injury Network Director

November 17, 2023

Russha M. Knauer has been hired as the new director of MINDSOURCE – Brain Injury Network. Located within the Office of Adult, Aging and Disability Services under the Colorado Department of Human Services, this position exists to direct the operations of MINDSOURCE – Brain Injury Network which is the lead state agency on brain injury […]

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MINDSOURCE Research Program Applications Due November 30

November 17, 2023

MINDSOURCE Research Program Request for Proposals (RFP) are due November 30, 2023, 5:00 PM Mountain Standard Time. The central purpose of this RFP is to provide funding opportunities for the basic or clinical science of brain injury, brain injury related health services research and delivery, and other quantitative or qualitative studies relevant to brain injury. […]

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Community Grant Awards

May 10, 2023

MINDSOURCE and the Brain Injury Trust Fund Board of Directors are honored to announce the following recipients of community grant funds for projects beginning July 1st, 2023: Brain Injury Hope Foundation Children’s Hospital Colorado Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado Center Toward Self Reliance Colorado State University Craig Hospital Metropolitan State University of Denver Get Schooled […]

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Program for Individuals with Brain Injury

June 2, 2022

Arapahoe Community College (ACC), in collaboration with Craig Hospital and MINDSOURCE is offering an innovative self advocacy program designed to bridge the transition between hospital based rehabilitation and return to the community for adults living with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI). Courses have been offered each semester at ACC over the past few semesters. For more […]

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BIAC is Hiring!

May 30, 2022

The Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado (BIAC) has open positions available. BIAC is the go-to resource for help and services for survivors of an injury to the brain, their families, and providers. BIAC fosters a flexible work environment that encourages creativity and collaboration. Benefits include: competitive salary, paid and unpaid leave, financial benefits, health and […]

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April 27, 2022

After nearly a year of being understaffed, MINDSOURCE has a full team beginning April 2022. Erin Horner is the new Contracts and Grants Manager and Kelly Miller is the new Project Manager for the federal grant. Lina Kyle, MINDSOURCE’s Program Assistant began in February 2021, and Liz Gerdeman, the Director, started in January 2020. More […]

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Colorado Awarded Public Health Workforce Grant

April 1, 2022

The Administration for Community Living (ACL) announced in November 2021 a new funding opportunity to expand the public health workforce within the disability networks. To help advance these efforts, ACL has created the Expanding the Public Health Workforce within the Disability Network Program. This program aims to increase the number of public health professionals within […]

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Colorado Awarded TBI Federal Grant

January 1, 2022

MINDSOURCE has secured funding from the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) State Partnership Program for a new five-year grant cycle, August 1st, 2021 through July 31st, 2026. Funding supports the Advisory Board, State Plan, and other objectives related to building infrastructure and supporting individuals with brain injury.

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Colorado Brain Injury State Plan Released

February 28, 2020

MINDSOURCE – Brain Injury Network (MINDSOURCE), in partnership with the Colorado Brain Injury Advisory Board, has released its Brain Injury State Plan to state agency partners, stakeholders and the general public. The State Plan resulted from 18 months of planning by a 20-member board.  Membership included people with lived experience of brain injury, family members, […]

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