Take Action

Join us in educating our legislators on important immunization and health issues that are affecting Nevada. Raising our voices together helps our message be heard, and leaders are more likely to listen!

SIGN-ON OPPORTUNITY
Trust for America's Health is circulating an organizational sign-on letter opposing the use of the Prevention and Public Health Fund as an offset as part of the Puerto Rico Economic Empowerment Act, introduced by Senators Rubio (R-FL) and Hatch (R-UT). While we wholeheartedly support the goal of providing economic support to Puerto Rico in the aftermath of several public health disasters, we believe it would be harmful to cut critical public health funding to do so. To sign on, please visit here.

22% by FY22. Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) has launched an initiative urging Congress to increase funding for CDC 22 percent by FY22. A strong CDC is critical to a strong America. To sign on, please visit here
 

Visit this page regularly for up-to-date action items or you can sign up for our Advocacy Action List.  You can also:

  • Follow key organizations on Facebook or Twitter: We recommend Vaccinate Your Family and Trust for America's Health
  • Follow and post using the hashtag #ProtectPrevention, #ProtectourCare, #KeepKidsCovered
  • Submit an op-ed or letter to editor to your local paper. Download Talking Points and Fact Sheets below to help with content.
  • Short on time? Send an action alert message to your members of Congress, or call your members of Congress and use the action alert message as a phone script.
  • Call the Capitol Switchboard (202-224-3121) to get connected to your Senator or Representative, or visit their webpages for more information.

 

ACA, Medicaid, and CHIP at work in Nevada

Nevada and the Prevention and Public Health Fund

PPHF at work in Nevada

Nevada and Medicaid

Immunizations and PPHF

Talking Points: Vaccines and PPHF

Medicaid and Rural America Report

Health Bills and Nevada Report

Nevadans Together for Medicaid

 

Did you miss our collaborative Let's Talk Prevention and Public Health webinar?

Watch the webinar (apologies for a couple technical glitches!): http://cc.readytalk.com/play?id=aa600u

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