Working on adult dental coverage dental insurance no waiting period we’re also working on coalition building as well making sure we have a real strong base of folks that are willing to speak up on these issues and prioritize them in their agendas so we really have been encouraged by .
The amount of support that we’ve gotten from a lot of you so far and we hope that many more of you .
will join us down the road as I’ve sort of alluded to with.
The Medicaid adult dental work there is a lot of activity happening at both the state and local level to raise a profile of these issues and we have been offering some technical assistance and
We’ve also been facilitating a group called the Medicaid adult dental benefit learning collaborative that we encourage you all to join us this is an issue you’re working on we’re advocates can learn from each other on how to best move
These issues forward we are raising policymaker awareness both here in DC and out in the States and we’ve been working with a number of you to do that together and we will continue to provide tools to make that as easy as possible and then finally we’ve been doing a lot of work around story collection and storytelling our storytelling work
We have a new story collection website called oral health for elorg which can be shared at events and clinics and waiting rooms at charity care events that will serve as a place for folks who are experiencing oral health problems
Who are experiencing a lack of coverage who really are facing a lot of these challenges we alluded to in the beginning to