Advocate for Connecticut’s mom and babies
The March of Dimes speaks out for laws and legislation that improve care for women and children in Connecticut and across the country. Our team of grassroots volunteers and staff promote the mission agenda by contacting the governor and state legislators in response to Connecticut action alerts. Whether promoting increased health care coverage and prevention measures or supporting research and public policy studies, learn how you can make a difference.
Connecticut Advocacy Issues and Priorities
• Increase smoking prevention and cessation programs for pregnant women.
• Advocate for public policy initiatives to reduce racial disparity in birth outcomes.
Public Policy Research
One of the responsibilities of the March of Dimes Office of Advocacy and Government Affairs is to direct public policy studies that support national and Chapter advocacy priorities.
Connecticut Advocacy Network
The Advocacy Network is made up of volunteers and staff who promote the March of Dimes mission agenda by contacting the governor and state legislators in response to Chapter action alerts. Register today or contact Erin Jones, Program/Advocacy and Government Affairs Director for more information.