The Nebraska Advocates for Child Health – a collaborative advocacy effort of the Nebraska Chapter AAP and the Nebraska Regional Council of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (ROCAP) – invite you to attend our Second Annual Advocacy Day at State Capitol. Now more than ever, it is important for lawmakers to hear from pediatric health experts as they make decisions that will impact health care and the health of Nebraska’s children and adolescents.
Make your voice heard.
NO PRIOR ADVOCACY EXPERIENCE NEEDED.
Open to seasoned advocates and anyone wanting to learn more about advocating for child health.
8:45 AM – Meet in Children’s Admin Parking Lot (for those wishing to carpool to Lincoln)
10:00 AM – Meet at Nebraska State Capitol, south side entrance
10:30 AM – Group Visits with State Senators
12:00 – Lunch & Morning Recap in Capitol Cafeteria
1:00 PM – Observe Legislative Hearing or Meet with Senators
3:00 PM – Leave Capitol
We will work to schedule visits with the State Senators of the pediatric providers that will be on site. The visits are conducted in groups that will include both experienced advocates and those learning the advocacy process.