Click here to learn about the American Public Health Association (APHA) 2012 Public Health Action (PHACT) Campaign to protect public health funding.
1. Protecting public health funding: Urge Congress to protect critical funding for public health service agencies including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Health Resources and Services Administration.
2. Protecting public health funding in the Affordable Care Act: Encourage Congress to protect the Prevention and Public Health Fund, the first national commitment to public health and prevention of its kind, created under the 2010 health reform law.
3. Reauthorization of the Farm Bill: Urge Congress to ensure the Farm Bill improves public health through preventing hunger and improving nutritional food options.
PHACT Congressional Visits
Click here to access the materials packet prepared for 2012 PHACT campaign visits to Iowa's Congressional delegation by IPHA members.
Click here to access APHA's PHACT 2012 tool kit and other resources.