Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado

Southern Region – Support Groups for all Brain Injury Types

List Updated: Apr 16, 2020 @ 2:18 pm

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CO Springs - Headway Brain Injury Support Group

All brain injury (TBI, stroke, etc,) survivors, family, friends and caregivers for fellowship, group activities, speakers and information sharing.

Fargo's Pizza
Address: 2910 E Platte Ave Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Debbie (1st & 3rd Wed / 11:30am-1:30pm normally)

Contact Information

Debbie Carnes - 719-459-0901 - dbbtp@yahoo.com

CO Springs - Encompass Health Brain Injury Support Group

Survivors and care givers

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital
Address: 325 Parkside Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80910
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Carol (1st Mon / 11:30am-1:30pm normally)

Contact Information

Carol Cochran - 719-315-4824 - carol@biacolorado.org

CO Springs - Independence Center Brain Injury Support Group

Colorado Springs Independence Center
Address: 729 S Tejon St Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Dr. Corrigan (2nd & 4th Wed / 1:30-3:30pm normally)

Contact Information

Dr. Kevin Corrigan - 719-471-8181 ext.106 - kcorrigan@theindependencecenter.org

CO Springs - Memorial Hospital Brain Injury Support Group

Memorial Hospital
Address: 1400 E. Boulder Street Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Steve (2nd Tues / time varies - call to confirm normally)

Contact Information

Steve Wesselhoff - 719-365-9837 - Steve.Wesselhoff@uchealth.org

CO Springs - Military Brain Injury Support Group

Combat Veteran - Peer Support Group - Any combat veterans are welcome.

Operation TBI Freedom - A Program Of Craig Hospital
Address: 24 S. Weber Street, Suite 200
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Frederick (1st and 3rd Thurs / 5:30-7:30pm normally)

Contact Information

Frederick Hinton, SFC (Ret) - 855-355-6824 - OTF@craighospital.org

CO Springs - Penrose-St. Francis Brain Injury Support Group

Support and education for brain Injury and stroke survivors, their caregivers, family, friends, and health care professionals.

Penrose Pavilion (2nd Floor behind Coffee Bar)
Address: 2312 N. Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Amanda or Kayla (3rd Thurs / 5:30-7:00pm normally)

Contact Information

Amanda Walther - 719-571-6661 - AmandaWalther@centura.org
Kayla Jurrens - - KaylaJurrens@centura.org

CO Springs – Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

All types and levels of spinal cord injury survivors – at any point in the recovery continuum. Plus, his or her family, friends, caregivers and health care professionals.

UCHealth Memorial Hospital - Community Education Center
Address: 2050 KidsKare Point, Colorado Springs, CO 80910
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Rachel (3rd Thursday of the month 12:00noon - 1:00pm normally)

Contact Information

Rachel Frey - 719-367-7614 - RollWithColorado@gmail.com

Cortez Brain Injury Support Group

Cross-Disability Support Group - for everyone facing challenges because of any disability.

Southwest Center for Independence
Address: 432 N Broadway, Cortez, CO 81321
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with David (normally day and time varies - call to confirm)

Contact Information

David Nelson - 970-903-5859 - david@swilc.org

Durango Brain Injury Support Group

For survivors, family members & caregivers

Southwest Center for Independence
Address: 3473 Main Ave #23, Durango, CO 81301
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Shawna (2nd Wed / 1:30-2:30pm & 4th Wed (FUN DAY) 12:30pm normally)

Contact Information

Shawna Butler - 970-259-1672 - Shawna@swilc.org

Otero County Brain Injury Group

All brain injury & stroke survivors, their family members and friends in South Eastern Colorado - Eastern Pueblo, Otero, Crowley, Bent, Baca Las Animas, Lincoln, and Prowers Counties * Drop Ins not allowed - Must be approved to attend this group due to member's Multiple Chemical Sensitivities and airborne allergies

Rocky Ford Library / Conference Room
Address: 400 S. 10th Street Rocky Ford, CO 81067
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Dr. Pfaff or George ( normally - Day & time varries - call to confirm - Please contact the leaders before attending due to group member's multiple chemical sensativities and airborne allergies)

Contact Information

Desarenay Pfaff, D. Psy, D. Hom, DNH, PhD - 719-254-7631 - tbi2@hotmail.com
George Pfaff, NCH - 719-254-7631

Pagosa Springs Brain Injury Support Group

Adult survivors & their family members.

Ross Arrogon Community Center - Silver Foxes Den Senior Center
Address: 451 Hot Springs Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Don (1st & 3rd Fri / 10:30am-12:00 noon - normally)

Contact Information

Don Wilhelmi - 970-507-0254

Pueblo Parkview Brain Injury Support Group

Anyone impacted by a brain injury (TBI, stroke, anoxia, etc.) - survivor, family member, caregiver or professional.

Parkview Medical Center Patterson Building - Classroom D
Address: 1128 N. Sante Fe Ave, Pueblo CO 81003
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Maria (2nd Wed / 5:30-7:00pm normally)

Contact Information

Maria Martinez - Pueblo Brain Injury LLC - 719-387-7093 - pueblobi@hotmail.com

Pueblo Brain Injury LLC Caregiver Support Group

This casual meeting is open to all caregivers and family members, even if your loved one does not attend the neighboring survivor's meeting.

Parkview Medical Center Patterson Building Classroom C
Address: 1128 N. Sante Fe Ave, Pueblo CO 81003
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Riann

Contact Information

Riann Holiday - 719-247-2586 - riann@biacolorado.org

Pueblo Friendly Harbor Brain Injury Support Group

Anyone impacted by a brain injury (TBI, stroke, anoxia, etc.) - survivor, family member, caregiver or professional.

Friendly Harbor Community Center
Address: 2713 N Grand Ave, Pueblo CO 81003
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Thad or Maria (3rd Thur of every month 3:00 - 5:00pm normally)

Contact Information

Thad Groeneveld - 719-545-2564 - msmtewa@hotmail.com
Maria Martinez - Pueblo Brain Injury LLC - 719-250-4870 - pueblobi@hotmail.com

Pueblo Self Reliance Brain Injury Support Group

Anyone impacted by a brain injury (TBI, stroke, anoxia, etc.) - survivor, family member, caregiver or professional.

Center Toward Self Reliance
Address: 901 West 8th St, Pueblo CO 81003
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Jose (4th Fri of every month 12:00 noon - 2:00pm normally)

Contact Information

Jose Garcia - - jgarcia@ilcpueblo.org

Pueblo Disability Resource Center Brain Injury Support Group

Anyone impacted by a brain injury (TBI, stroke, anoxia, etc.) - survivor, family member, caregiver or professional.

Pueblo Community College, Academic Bldg, Room 120
Address: 900 W Orman Avenue, Pueblo CO 81003
Currently suspended due to COVID 19 virus - please call to check in with Maria (1st Mon 2:00 - 4:00pm normally)

Contact Information

Maria Martinez - Pueblo Brain Injury LLC - 719-250-4870 - pueblobi@hotmail.com