ADVOCACY

State and Federal Resources

When you’re trying to move efficiently through the halls of government, it helps to have connections. That’s why we provide our members with links to resources that help get them where they need to go.

State Advocacy

IPHCA represents its members through communication between the Association, the Illinois General Assembly and the state executive branch. The governmental affairs department implements the Association’s legislative agenda and advocates on behalf of individual member requests to legislators.

All 2020 Advocacy events have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please be sure to check back for updates.

Federal Advocacy

IPHCA works with the National Association of Community Health Centers to advance its federal agenda on the Hill. Advocacy efforts include directly lobbying members of Congress and working with executive branch officials to effectuate positive action on federal laws and regulations that affect community health centers. IPHCA also coordinates the Illinois delegation’s activities during NACHC's annual Policy and Issues (P&I) Forum and Hill Day in Washington, DC.

All 2020 Advocacy events have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please be sure to check back for updates.

Advocacy Updates

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