Little More About Us
PBI's Mission is to
Today the mission is to continue to advocate, educate, strengthen survivors to support each other’s as peers, spread awareness of brain injury in southern region of Colorado as well as support other brain injury communities in Colorado.
Maria Martinez holds degrees in art education and English as a second language from the University of Northern Colorado. She has worked in the fields of domestic violence and corrections. Maria is a survivor of a stroke and a brain injury. Maria is a support group leader, peer mentor, brain injury advocate, and the director of Pueblo Brain injury, LLC. She is a board member of the Colorado Advisory Board, an advisory board member for the TBI Technical Assistance and Research Center, and a Professional & Lived Experience Contributor to the NCAPPS Learning Collaborative, Understanding and Addressing Inequities in Human Services University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty.
Our Core Beliefs
What our members are saying
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, caregivers, family, friends, providers.
Yes, with referrals and resources.
Some activities may require a fee such as events outside Pueblo County as well as fees not covered by activity.
Yes, with referrals, resources.