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HFA is excited to announce our third annual Young Adult Advocacy Summit!

This national event will take place Saturday, October 19 - Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at HFA’s Headquarters in Washington, DC. HFA will bring together young adults ages 18-30 years old with bleeding disorders for the four-day advocacy summit. Participants will develop advocacy and leadership skills through interactive training with experts in policy, advocacy, and communications.

Activities Will Include:
  • Comprehensive personal and legislative advocacy training
  • Presentations on federal and state policy issues and how they affect the bleeding disorders community
  • Congressional office meetings to practice skills
  • Communications workshop about how to craft and share your story
  • Health insurance overview for young adults
  • Learning from other young adults with bleeding disorders about the challenges they face every day
  • Building networks across the bleeding disorders community to foster activities at the local level
  • And much more!

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