SERVING THE BLEEDING DISORDERS COMMUNITY

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What are Bleeding Disorders?

Bleeding disorders are...

A group of inherited conditions that result when the blood does not clot properly due to a missing or defective protein or cell in one’s blood. Individuals affected by bleeding disorders may experience easy bruising, prolonged nosebleeds, heavy menstrual bleeding, and prolonged and spontaneous bleeding into joints, muscles, and organs. Prolonged bleeding may also occur following surgery or injury.

HOW CAN WE HELP?

HFM was founded in 1956 and is the only chapter in the state of Michigan serving the bleeding disorders community. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for all affected by hemophilia, von Willebrand disease, other coagulation disorders, and related complications including HIV/AIDS and hepatitis.

EDUCATION

Providing education at events, workshops, and programs

COMMUNITY CONNECTION

Creating opportunities to find support in one another

ADVOCACY

Standing up for the needs of our community

SUPPORT

Helping when you need a hand

CAMP

Promoting independence and leadership in children 6-18+

BRIDGING THE GAP

Connections, information, and resources

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APR 27, 2021

HFM Ruby Connection: Mandala Drawing

Join HFM’s NEW women’s group, the Ruby Connection. Alternating between noon-1pm and 7-8pm the fourth Tuesday of the month, adult women in the bleeding disorders …

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MAY 4, 2021

Men’s Support Group

Join HFM’s virtual Men’s Support Group on May 4 at 6:30p.  All men 18+ with a bleeding disorder are welcome to join us every first …

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MAY 5, 2021

Dinner Talk: Crear conexiones: buscar apoyo en un momento de distanciamiento social

Crear conexiones: buscar apoyo en un momento de distanciamiento social Sponsored by: La pandemia mundial ha generado desafíos imprevistos para nuestra salud y bienestar. Aprendan …

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May 14, 2021

Sign Language Community Night

Kids are invited to join us for a special Sign Language Community Night!  May 14 at 6 pm. Let’s get together to learn a new …

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May 15, 2021

Michigan Women’s Retreat

The 2021 Women’s Retreat is moving to spring! Mark your calendar for May 15, 2021 from 12 – 5pm. We’ll be providing you with a …

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MAY 20, 2021

Understanding Copay Accumulator Adjustment Programs 2.0

For the past few years, insurance companies have been increasingly introducing copay accumulator programs that negatively impact patients by banning copay assistance from counting towards …

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