Community Health Centers simultaneously encounter various challenges and opportunities on the federal, state, and local levels. Health Center Advocacy has never been more important. The NACHC Grassroots Advocacy Leadership Program is designed to prepare Health Center and primary care association (PCA) staff, board members, patients, and other Advocates with the knowledge and tools to be grassroots advocacy leaders in their health centers and communities. Join the passionate, intelligent, committed and fun community of Advocates!
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The ALP program will begin with an in-person training at both NACHC’s Policy and Issues Forum and NACHC’s Community Health Institute & Expo. More information on these conferences can be found here. The program will continue for a six month period following the conference to continue advocacy training and skill building virtually.
The cost of the program is $150 (this does not include the conference registration fee). The program is limited to 50 participants, so make sure to sign up early.
ALP participants who remain engaged throughout the course of the program and who complete the ALP Advocacy Project will receive a certificate of completion from NACHC and earn the title “Master of Advocacy”.
*No more than two individuals per organization may participate in the ALP in a given year.*