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Stitched and sewn: Meet Barb Hartwick

By | April 9th, 2017|News|

Barb Hartwick was profiled in the Huntsville Doppler. Barb Hartwick once made a dress out of a cargo parachute that showered an audience with real rose petals. She made one that blows up into a blueberry, too. She also created a caterpillar puppet that transforms from a cocoon into a butterfly to stimulate the minds of people who are recovering from brain injuries. That’s the kind of stuff that feeds her soul. Being able to [...]

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Active Hope Generates Brain Injury Awareness

By | June 18th, 2016|News|

Who Will You Tweet For? Active Hope Generates Brain Injury Awareness FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2016, VICTORIA BC – June is designated as Brain Injury Awareness month and Hope Generator, Janelle Breese Biagioni intends to end the month with a loud thunder clap of understanding. Brain injury is at epidemic proportions in Canada and is the #1 killer and disabler of young people under the age of 44. The consequences of brain injury is [...]

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Brain Injury Awareness Month

By | June 3rd, 2016|News|

June is Brain Injury Awareness Month. We at Brainworks try each year to do something special in the month of June to raise awareness and do our part to prevent acquired brain injuries. This year is no exception! Brainworks will be giving out hundreds and hundreds of kit kat bars all over Canada! Our brain injury awareness/prevention "KIT" (a specially wrapped KIT KAT bar) will be distributed to schools, hospitals, community partners and colleagues to [...]

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