AARP invites you to join our growing number of County Advocacy Contacts (CACs). We are building a group of advocates in all 75 counties to help the voice of Arkansans 50 plus be heard on important issues like the health care Private Option, Social Security, Medicare and caregiving.
A new Gallup report shows that Arkansas led the nation in reducing the rate of uninsured adults during the first six months of 2014.
AARP Arkansas Lead Volunteer for Advocacy Charlie Wagener in comments during a June 13, 2014, public hearing noted how Arkansas' Private Option for affordable health care is helping hard-working Arkansans.
The State of Arkansas in 2013 passed a historic, bipartisan law to create the Private Option—so nearly 250,000 hard-working Arkansans could get affordable health insurance coverage. Perhaps the key issue before the Arkansas General Assembly during this year's Fiscal Session was the vote necessary to preserve the Private Option.
In this video by Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, a physician in Heber Springs, Arkansas (Cleburne County) explains how Arkansas' Private Option for health care is helping his patients.
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