Resources for Effective Advocacy


Tips for Contacting Your Representative

With revenues coming up short, legislators are proposing to cut millions of dollars from needed community mental health services. Case management and recovery services are at risk. Don't let the legislature balance the budget on the backs of people living with mental illness! Speak up now.

Center for Lobbying in the Public Interest Toolkit

Learn how to talk with visit and communicate with your legislators, as well as how to present your testimony.


Grow Your Grassroots webinars are designed to provide NAMI Affiliates and other mental health organizations with tools to reflect on and improve current community outreach strategies in reaching diverse communities.