Families Fighting Flu is more than just a name – it’s who we are and what we do.
Founded in 2004, Families Fighting Flu (FFF) is a national, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) advocacy organization dedicated to protecting children, families, and communities against the flu. Our organization includes families whose loved ones have suffered serious medical complications or died from influenza, as well as other advocates and healthcare professionals committed to flu education and prevention.
In honor of our loved ones, we work to increase awareness about the seriousness of the disease and to reduce the number of hospitalizations and deaths caused by the flu each year by increasing vaccination rates for everyone six months and older.
Whether it’s the difficulty of walking past a now-empty bedroom, or the sadness in never getting to celebrate another birthday, losing a loved one has left an incredible emptiness in our lives. This organization is a way for individuals to realize that they are not alone in this fight against the flu and to allow them to channel their grief into helping to save others from this vaccine-preventable disease.
CDC expanded flu vaccination recommendations up to 59 months
CDC expanded flu vaccination recommendations up to 18 years
Let’s Fight Flu Together! public health initiative with Parent Teacher Association and Flu Busters
Fighting Flu in Childcare Settings public health initiative with the National Association of Child Care Professionals (NACCP) and the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition (CIIC)
Families Fighting Flu was instrumental in establishing CDC’s universal recommendation for flu vaccination to include all individuals six months of age and older
Be a Flu Free Family educational campaign
Choose You Over the Flu™ public health initiative
Launched Keep Flu out of School five-year cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Association of School Nurses (NASN), and the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition (CIIC)
Launched Stay in the Game™ educational campaign
Teach Flu a Lesson public health initiative with Healthy Schools LLC
Award-winning #KnockOutFlu campaign for college students
Stay in the Game healthcare professional initiative DO YOU KNOW the Flu? with the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) and HealthyWomen
Protecting Grandparents from Flu: A focused initiative encouraging seniors to protect themselves and their loved ones with an annual flu vaccine
Launched multiple social media campaigns to encourage flu vaccination for various demographics including children, adults, pregnant women, and older adults
Launched Flu Champion program to support grassroots education and advocacy efforts
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