How to Use Advocating with your Elected Officials




How Do I Use this Book and Video?


The downloadable book and video in English and Spanish will guide you when sending personal letters or emails, making a call or meeting personally with your legislators. The book includes a worksheet that you can view and download separately.

These Advocating with Your Elected Officials learning tools provide a step-by-step process to communicate effectively with elected officials. The book and video are divided into sections so you can choose how you contact your legislator.


The video is narrated and captioned in both English and Spanish. Each section is numbered:

1. Overview showing all ways to communicate with legislators
2. Making a visit
3. Making a phone call
4. Sending a letter or email