Health Reform Initiative

Keep Illinois Covered: An Advocacy Toolkit

EverThrive IL knows there's a lot of questions regarding the ACA in light of the election. We remain committed to aggressively defending the ACA, and the right for high-quality healthcare for all. Join us in this mission, find the latest news, sign up for emails and more here.

Health Literacy Learning Collaborative

This collaborative seeks to empower consumers to interact with the health system in a meaningful way, and disseminate evidence-based health literacy resources. Find more information, resources, and upcoming events here.

Starting Strong for Community Health! Webinar Series

EverThrive Illinois, Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, and Illinois Health Matters combine their experience and expertise in working with the nuts and bolts of state and federal health programs to bring credible, relevant and useful information to Illinois provider by way of monthly webinars. Find upcoming and archived webinars here.

2017 Initiative Policy Priorities»

Health Reform Initiative factsheet»

IL Navigator Feedback Report 2014»


NEWS FROM THE Health Reform Initiative

Call Congress NOW at (202) 224 - 3121 and demand they stop using children's health care as a bargaining chip!

After over one hundred days without a budget and continued funding for vital health programs, Congress has failed to do either, and instead is using CHIP as a bargaining tool pitting children's health against DREAMers. Last night, the House passed a short term extension that left many essential programs without any long term solution. Today we wait for the Senate to act to avert a federal government shutdown. 

RESOURCES FROM THE Health Reform Initiative
As we near the fifth period of Open Enrollment, communication this year has become increasingly crucial in response to administrative changes that will have an impact. Here are helpful messages and talking points to share with your networks.