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Please join NORD’s Arkansas Rare Action Network (RAN)  for our upcoming Virtual Rare Discussion Groups to exchange stories and experiences of living with or caring for someone with a rare disease, including those experiences related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Come ready to share your concerns, ask questions, and hear updates from NORD. These meetings are open to all–you do not have to be a RAN member.

Monday, August 2, 2021 at 7:00pm CST
Click Here to Register for August 2nd Virtual Discussion Group

Monday September 13, 2021 at 7:00pm CST
Click Here to Register for September 13th Virtual Discussion Group

Monday, November 1, 2021 at 7:00pm CST
Click Here to Register for November 1st Virtual Discussion Group

Monday, December 6, 2021 at 7:00pm CST
Click Here to Register for December 6th Virtual Discussion Group

Tammy Jones
Arkansas State Ambassador
[email protected]

Kim McClellan
Arkansas Volunteer State Ambassador
[email protected]

RAN_Megephone_RGBWould you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for Arkansas’ Rare Action Network to attend your event? Contact your State Ambassadors today and learn more. Please check back regularly for news of upcoming events and activities in Arkansas.

Check out the Arkansas Rare Disease Day Virtual Event Recording

Arkansas Rare Action Network hosted a Rare Disease Day Virtual Event on February 27, 2021. We were joined by patients, families, caregivers and other rare disease community members at this important virtual event that educated Arkansas legislators and the general public on the challenges faced by rare disease patients and their families.

CLICK HERE FOR THE RECORDING

COVID-19 Resources & Information

State Resource Page

The Arkansas Department of Health has created this helpful
resource website in response to COVID-19.

https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/novel-coronavirus

In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of Arkansas, we need you! Become active with the Rare Action Network by joining and utilizing the resources available on this website to take action and create change.

State Information

Allen Kerr, Commissioner

Arkansas Insurance Department
1200 West Third Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201-1904

501-371-2600

In order to get the issues that affect your life addressed, connect with your state representative by using the tool on our website.

Click Here

Online Complaint Submission

State Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Consumer Services Division

Arkansas Insurance Department
Consumer Services Division
1200 West Third St
Little Rock, AR 72201

855-332-2227 or 501-371-2645 (Health insurance calls)

Email for Assistance: [email protected]

Marketplace Structure: Partnership

1-800-318-2596
TTY: 1-855-889-4325

Enrollment Options
Plan Information
Estimate My Cost

Benefits Offered Under the Marketplace:
Essential Health Benefits
State-Required Benefits

State Health Insurance Information
Kaiser State Exchange Profile
State Reforum State Profile

Medicaid

Arkansas Division of Medical Services
Department of Human Services
Donaghey Plaza South P. O. Box 1437, Slot S401
Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-1437

1-800-482-8988

Medicaid Website
Eligibility Requirements
Medicaid Appeal Process

Also covered through Marketplace
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources

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