We still need residents from 14 states to reach out to their state governments about a proclamation like this one. We have all the information and supporting documentation you need to make this a very simple process. If you are interested in joining us to have #HS Awareness Week recognized in all 50 states, contact us to see if your state is represented and how you can get involved!
On April 9th, Governor Bill Haslam proclaimed June 4-10, 2018 Hidradenitis Suppurativa Awareness Week in the state of Tennessee! Thanks goes to resident Elena Bou for contacting her state government to secure the proclamation.
Hope for HS has produced a letter of support and sample Whereas clauses available to anyone that wishes to ask their state government to proclaim Hidradenitis Suppurativa Awareness Week. Use the Contact Us form to let us know your e-mail address and state, and we’ll send you everything you need!
Governor Rick Snyder has proclaimed a week for Hidradenitis Suppurativa Awareness in Michigan for the second year in a row. June 4-10, 2018 will be recognized to raise awareness in the state of Michigan, hopefully reducing the time to diagnosis and increasing the quality of care for everyone affected by HS.
There is still time to get HS Awareness Week recognized by your state government! Use the contact form to tell us what state you’re in and we’ll send you all the information, letters, and whereas clauses you’ll need to ask your governor to recognize HS Awareness Week in your state!
The first of our state proclamations are beginning to come in! Thanks to the efforts of Penny White, author and patient activist, Governor Nathan Deal has proclaimed June 4-10, 2018, Hidradenitis Suppurativa Awareness Week in the state of Georgia! Governor Deal was one of two governors that also proclaimed a week in June for Hidradenitis Suppurativa awareness last year.
There is still enough time to request that your governor recognize Hidradenitis Suppurativa Awareness Week in your state! Use the Contact Us form to let us know what state you’re in, and we’ll send you all the information you need to make the request of your governor’s office. The process is quick and easy, and you may remain anonymous if you prefer.