The purpose of the webinar is to define the State budget process and how a brain injury advocate can propose funding idea. The objectives of the webinar are to:
- Provide an overview of the New Jersey State Legislature
- Ensure that advocates have a basic understanding of the annual budget creation process in the State of New Jersey
- Empower advocates with knowledge as to how they may offer funding suggestions to elected officials
- Communicate case studies of how funding requests have been honored in the past
The webinar will be presented by Tom Grady, MPA, DTM, Director of Advocacy and Public Affairs at the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey.