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Ask a Social Worker: How Can I Advocate for My Child with Hemophilia so He Gets the Care He Needs?
Ask a Social Worker is a monthly column featuring questions from the community and answers from members of NHF’s Social...
Ask a Social Worker: How Can I Be an Advocate for the Hemophilia Community?
Ask a Social Worker is a monthly column featuring questions from the community and answers from members of NHF’s Social...
Bleeding Disorders Advocacy: Infusing the World with Knowledge
Nickie Fernandez remembers the first time he and his family met with their state senator in Salem, Oregon, in 2015...
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NHF is keeping the bleeding disorders community informed.
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For years, doctors dismissed Lisa Webb’s heavy bleeding as just something that women in her family had to endure. Despite...
6 Virtual Fundraising Ideas to Support NHF
While in-person fundraising events and other opportunities to gather face to face to aid the bleeding disorders community are largely...
Are You Ready for Washington Days 2020?
On February 26-28, bleeding disorders advocates from around the country will convene in Washington, DC, for the National Hemophilia Foundation’s...
NHF CEO Val D. Bias
When Val D. Bias became chief executive officer of the National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) in 2008, he wasn’t just the...
Renita Johnson and her son Edwin.
As a board member of Hemophilia of South Carolina, Renita Johnson knows that better care for people with bleeding disorders...
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A report from the bleeding disorders policy front lines.
The Banks family outside Rep. Jim Hines' office in Washington, DC
Advocate Jennifer Banks and her family's experience at NHF 2019 Washington Days.
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The bleeding disorders community needs everyone to get involved.
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Need Info? Ask NHF!
Contact HANDI, NHF's resource center for additional information on bleeding disorders.