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BIA-MA Advocacy Day at the State House - February 8, 2018

Join us on February 8, 2018 at the Massachusetts State House at the Grand Staircase on the 2nd floor at 11:00 a.m.

Featured speakers will include:

  • Senator Harriette Chandler (D-Worcester)
  • Representative Kimberly Ferguson (R-Holden)
  • Commissioner Toni Wolf, Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission

Attendees will then have the opportunity to meet with their legislators or their staff to advocate for our legislative initiatives, to share their personal story, and to speak about brain injury in general.

Please REGISTER by February 1, 2018 and we will make appointments for your with your legilators.

Walk-ins are welcome and will be able to stop by legislators' offices without scheduled appointments.

For more information about Advocacy at BIA-MA, contact Kelly Buttiglieri at 508-475-0032 or