Advocacy in Kansas
Join the fight to help raise awareness about arthritis and eliminate barriers to care. Joining the Arthritis Foundation’s advocacy program will give you a chance to stand up for the 536,000 Kansas residents diagnosed with arthritis.
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Make Your Voice Heard in our Action Center
Check out our central hub that makes taking action simple and easy – learn about your legislator, track legislation, become an Advocate and more!
Get Connected with your Kansas State Director
Your Kansas state director will be your chief resource for raising your voice and sharing your story. Introduce yourself to them today!
State Fact Sheet
Find out how arthritis affects people in Kansas and what you can do to make a difference.
State of Your Health
If you are experiencing a barrier to care, you should contact your insurance commissioner, who can help address your situation. Please be sure to view our Kansas Insurance Department fact sheet that gives instructions on how to appeal, request an external review or file a complaint with your insurance commissioner.
Advocate for What's Right
As an Arthritis Advocate, you’ll feel good about taking action to make health care more accessible. Help shift the policy and public perception that affects those living with arthritis.