Join our efforts to prevent brain injury and to improve services for people living with brain injury and stroke. If your life has been affected by brain injury or stroke you can become part of the solution by sharing your story. We can help you become a Citizen Advocate and turn that story into an effective political message that can be part of creating needed policy change in Minnesota!
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance will be hosting several Town Hall Forums around the state throughout the Fall. Click here for more information.
Citizen Advocate AcademyPlease join us for our 2019 Citizen Advocate Academy to learn how you can make an impact on the way Minnesota cares for people affected by brain injuries. Our Citizen Advocate Academy classes are free of cost and include lunch, refreshments, and snacks. All Citizen Advocate Academies take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and are held at our offices at 2277 Highway 36 West, Roseville, MN 55113.
|TBI: Totally Brilliant Issues
Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Learn more about the issues we'll be working on and brainstorm ways that you can get involved to make a difference.
|Smart Strategies for Advocacy
Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
How can one person impact an entire state? Learn to use your unique skills and experience effectively as an advoacte and get connected with opportiunities both inside and outside legislative session.
Kris discusses her brain injury and advocating.
Rebecca and Rik advocate to try and change the Medical Assistance Spenddown so that they can keep more of their Social Security Disability income.
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance advocates for specialized training linked to higher wages to better support individuals with brain injury.