On March 16th we will hold the second annual Colorado Statehouse Day for Bleeding Disorders at our beautiful State Capitol in Denver. You and your family will get the opportunity to speak to your local representatives about bleeding disorders and the issues that are critical to our community.
No experience or prior knowledge of the issues necessary! This is a guided experience provided by NHF Colorado and the National Hemophilia Foundation. Training will be provided Thursday evening, March 15th, to prepare you for our time at the Capitol!
Advocacy training & 'How to Talk to your Legislator' from NHF public policy experts & professional lobbyists;
Presentation on current Colorado political landscape and healthcare policy issues;
Education of 'How to Craft Your Story';
Breakfast Monday morning at the Capitol with legislators;
Opening remarks from Rep. Joann Ginal, a longtime healthcare advocate;
Guided conversation with YOUR legislator! Great for the WHOLE family!
*Program note: This is for ALL bleeding disorder patients and their families. Hemophilia, vWD, platelet dysfunctions, rare factor deficiencies are all welcome!
Thursday March 15th: Advocacy Training (mandatory in order to attend Capitol Day): 5:00pm-7:00pm
Friday March 16th: Captiol Day: 7:00am-1:00pm
*A hotel room will be provided to participants traveling more than 50 miles from Denver.
Contact Amy in the office with any questions!