This toolkit includes everything you need to advocate for the kidney community on social media.
Join the #MyKidneyVoice conversation and help your friends, family, and followers understand the importance of addressing the challenges of kidney disease and promoting better kidney health through public policy.
A list of social media accounts for your senators and representatives can be found here. It includes Twitter and Instagram handles and a link to each legislators’ Facebook page. Please be sure to use #MyKidneyVoice with any messages you send to your lawmakers.
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Use the hashtag #MyKidneyVoice any time you post about your advocacy on social media to help us promote your outreach to public leaders.
Help us amplify these key points as you post about legislative and policy priorities in your social media activity.
This bill eliminates discrimination against living donors in the procurement of life, disability, and long-term care insurance. Insurance companies cannot drop a living donor, change their premiums, or refuse coverage based on their status as a living kidney donor.
This bill seeks to remove barriers to accessing home dialysis and ensure that patients who do choose home dialysis have the support they need to be successful.
The National Kidney Foundation supports efforts to reduce the burden of kidney disease in diverse and underserved communities. Specifically, we encourage Congress to:
Home Dialysis Video – https://nkf.egnyte.com/dl/HS3Pwz9cPn
Facebook and Twitter Image:
Use the following social media posts for Advocacy Resources:
Down the video and the following social media posts for Voices for Kidney Health:
Voices for Kidney Health Video – https://nkf.egnyte.com/dl/SwAWqKfBYY
Download the images below to use with the sample posts:
Image below can be used as a Facebook Header:
Image below can be used as a Twitter Header:
Use the following social media posts for Living Donation:
Download the Funding Video and use with the social media posts below
Funding Video – https://nkf.egnyte.com/dl/wP6ZSVdXuA