Advocacy 101

Advocacy can seem complicated and intimidating, but it does not have to be.  There are some basic rules that anyone can follow, and everyone – including the least experienced – can learn to be effective.

We’ve created the following resources to serve as an introduction and reference guide to help you become an effective advocate. If you should have any questions or want any further support, contact Becky Lare at (315) 437-1899 x246 or blare(at)

PDF_icon.pngAdvocate for a Change Brochure

PDF_icon.pngTips for Meeting with Elected Officials

PDF_icon.pngTips for Effective Letter Writing

PDF_icon.pngTips for Effective Phone Calls