FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
UPPER NYACK, NY (January 13, 2021) — Global Healthy Living Foundation (GHLF), a patient-centered non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life for people with chronic illness, today announced that the organization awarded a $10,000.00 grant to Chronic Migraine Awareness, Inc. (CMA), a 501(c)3 organization, to support 2021 programming that will extend their existing ARMS program (Advocates Removing Migraine Stigma) from migraine patients to care partners and create virtual connection events for participants.
“We’re very excited to partner with GHLF to extend the reach of our ARMS program, which is proven to empower people with chronic migraine disease to advocate for themselves and help end migraine stigma through community outreach and education,” said Jeannette Rotondi, LSW, CCTP, Acting Executive Director, Chronic Migraine Awareness, Inc.
“The Global Healthy Living Foundation prioritizes building bridges between people living with chronic diseases, like migraine. We look forward to continuing our work with Chronic Migraine Awareness, an organization that works tirelessly to support the migraine community by providing hope and support,” said Louis Tharp, Executive Director and Cofounder of Global Healthy Living Foundation.
About Global Healthy Living Foundation
The Global Healthy Living Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life for people living with chronic illnesses (such as arthritis, osteoporosis, migraine, psoriasis, inflammatory bowel disease, and cardiovascular disease) by advocating for improved access to health care at the community, state, and federal levels, and amplifying education and awareness efforts within its social media framework. GHLF is also a staunch advocate for vaccines. The Global Healthy Living Foundation is the parent organization of CreakyJoints®, the digital arthritis community for millions of arthritis patients and caregivers worldwide who seek education, support, activism, and patient-centered research through ArthritisPower® (ArthritisPower.org) Research Registry. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, GHLF started a Patient Support Program, informed by a patient counsel comprised of people living with a wide range of chronic illnesses, that now serves more than 30,000 people. Via CreakyJoints, GHLF also hosts PainSpot (PainSpot.org), a digital risk assessment tool for musculoskeletal conditions and injuries, and eRheum (eRheum.org) for telehealth and virtual care support. Visit www.GHLF.org for more information.
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