Meet Brenda and Wanda
Hospitals have been hit with $148.75 billion in federal funding cuts since 2010. Every dollar cut has a real impact on real people. Cuts make it harder for hospital heroes like Brenda to care for patients and serve their communities, while patients like Wanda—who so deeply rely on the help of their caregivers—might wait longer for care in their times of need.
Mary never expected her daughter's illness to lead her on a new career path to patient care. Read Mary's Story
When Disaster Strikes: Part 1
In 2011, the town of Joplin, Missouri was devastated by an F5 tornado—the strongest imaginable. Watch the video