A chronic illness can happen to anyone, at any age, any gender and from any nationality.
In fact, approximately 45% of Americans are diagnosed with at least one chronic illness.
So join us and get involved helping to advocate, educate and improve the quality of life of persons affected with chronic illness!
Chronic illnesses range from mild to severe, they are both physical and mental and symptoms are not always outwardly visible.
The challenges for those with
a chronic illness range from
finding a specialist, to
coordination of care and simply
finding affordable treatment options. And the more sever the Chronic Illness, the more difficult these challenges become.
We are a coalition of independent health organizations and individuals dedicated to improving the quality of life of persons affected with chronic illness, conditions and disabilities.