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Legislative Training Series Part 1: Policy Advocacy

January 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Legislative Training Series Participation is POWER – Make Your Voice Heard!

Training Series Part 1 of 4: Policy Advocacy – Getting Started
10am – 1pm • January 14, 2017

DIRECT Center for Independence, Inc.
1001 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711

Together, we can and do make a difference!

Legislators work for you, the voter. So, join us for a training series to learn:

  • How the legislative process works
  • How to advocate to protect our civil rights and ensure adequate funding for disability issues

Topics covered in this training:

  • How a bill becomes law
  • Policy advocacy strategies & styles
  • Opportunities to get involved
  • Issues/priorities for meetings this legislative session
  • Putting it into practice: role plays

Additional trainings in this series:

  • Part 2: Meeting with Legislators — January 21, 2017
  • Part 3: Writing to Legislators — January 28, 2017
  • Part 4: Preparing & Giving Testimony — February 4, 2017

All trainings are on Saturdays from 10 am to 1 pm (light lunch provided).
Trainings are FREE but registration is required.
Register via the button below or by calling 520.624.6452 or 800.342.1853
» Click Here to Register Now

» Download the Legislative Training Series Flyer

“Get into politics as if your life depends upon it, because it does”
– Justin Dart (father of the ADA)

Details

Date:
January 14
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Website:
http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LegislativeTrainings

Venue

DIRECT Center for Independence, Inc.
1001 North Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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