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PAN Alert: Tomorrow is the Parkinson's Day of Action
- Feb 25 2014
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) has received another important update from the Parkinson's Action Network (PAN) about advocating for research funding.
Tomorrow, Wednesday, February 26, Parkinson's advocacy leaders from across the US will be on Capitol Hill meeting with their Members of Congress. Join them in asking Congress to support a full repeal of the Medicare Therapy Caps and increased funding for Parkinson's research.
Voice your support by calling your Members of Congress tomorrow February 26 between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM ET.
It's Easy to Participate
Visit our Parkinson's Day of Action page for talking points for your calls, contact information for your Members of Congress, and links to more information.
Help Spread the Word
It’s not too late to help spread the word! Encourage your friends, family, support groups, and community to participate in the Parkinson's Day of Action. Here's a few ways to spread the word:
- Email your state-specific flyer to your friends and family. Download your state flyer!
- Invite your friends and family on Facebook!
- Spread the word on Twitter. Use the hashtag #pddayofaction and use these sample tweets.
Learn more about PAN in your state on PAN's website.
PAN is the voice of the Parkinson's community in Washington, DC. In fiscal year 2014, PDF is supporting PAN with a grant of $200,000.
Source Date: Feb 25 2014