In this issue:
2020 Legislative Forum on Disability
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan will give the opening remarks at the January 13 Legislative Forum on Disability. This event is free and open to the public. It's an opportunity to hear the disability issues that will be focused on in the 2020 legislative session and for members of the disability community to interact with lawmakers and policy makers.
Handouts and other information are available at https://www.disability.state.mn.us/events/.
Date: January 13
Time: 1 to 3 p.m.
Location: Minnesota Senate Building
95 University Ave. W.
Hearing Room 1200
Saint Paul, MN 55155
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Mask Making Event
On January 15, the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance will be holding a evening mask-making event at our offices in Roseville! Join us between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. Staff will be on-hand with mask making materials. Make your own mask and share your personal story about life with brain injury. Anyone is welcome to participate. Please RSVP with Debbi at 612-378-2742 or 800-699-6442.
Learn more about Unmasking Brain Injury in Minnesota
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Brain Injury Educational Classes
The Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance offers a variety of educational classes - including our monthly Brain Injury Basics class - for families, individuals and professionals in the Twin Cities. Our educators can also train your staff on-site at your facility with our Traveling Workshops.
Brain Injury Basics:
Adjustment to Brain Injury: January 23
Caregiving: February 27
Registration is required for all classes. Brain Injury Basics takes place in the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance offices in Roseville from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Cost is $25 for professionals; a $5 donation is appreciated from consumers.
Click here for more information on our Education opportunities or call our Education and Community Outreach Department at 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442.
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Classified Ad Opportunities
We are pleased to provide an online opportunity for organizations to broadcast their message about job openings, services and more through affordable, convenient advertising. This bi-weekly electronic publication is sent to more than 8,500 professionals, paraprofessionals and persons with brain injury and their families.
The cost to run a classified ad of up to 250 words is $20 for one edition or $30 for two editions. Ads must be submitted in electronic form to receive this rate. Ads submitted in hard copy will be charged an additional $15 administrative fee. To learn more about this affordable, convenient advertising opportunity, please e-mail Phil at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 612-378-2742 or 800-669-6442. Advertising is posted at the end of the publication under the heading "Classified Ads."