On the Edge: Health Care in Alabama


On the Edge: Health Care in Alabama” is a short film featuring community members and health professionals from across Alabama sharing their challenges and triumphs as they strive to take care of themselves, their families and their communities.

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What people are saying:

Wonderful! Explained a complicated issue in a simple but meaningful way. 

Informative. Well made. Made me angry and fuels my desire to do more.

Loved it! Very informative. Such an important issue.

Good overview of the real issues working families are facing because of a lack of access to care.

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Help your friends and neighbors learn about the real-life challenges face by people across Alabama. Our Screening Guide includes all the information you need to host an independent screening of ACS CAN’s new documentary “On the Edge: Health Care in Alabama.” This guide includes promotional content, instructions to access the full film, a discussion guide and more.

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Other films in this series:

On the Edge: Stories of Health in the Heartland

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