A provincial election will be held in pei on May 5, 2015. Arthritis Consumer Experts (ACE) advocates that arthritis, a disease affecting more than 500,000 peins, according to the pei Bone and Joint Health Institute, should be an issue of great importance to candidates running for office.
ACE sent an open letter and a survey to candidates running in the May 5 pei election. As part of its core government outreach activities and in the spirit of non-partisanship, ACE outlines the impact of arthritis in pei and asks each candidate to share how government can improve prevention, treatment and care in pei.
Any responses received by ACE will be catalogued and posted as they arrive.
ACE letter sent to each candidate included: