Advocacy is an integral part of public health. The websites below provide advice and direction for effective public health advocacy.
American Public Health Association - Advocacy
APHA is the leading public health advocacy agency in the U.S. and continually updates its advocacy resources.
American Public Health Association - Legislative Handbook
APHA's Legislative Handbook was created as a instructional guide for effective public health advocacy.
Center for Civic Partnerships
CCP focuses on how the media can be used in an advocacy campaign.
Health Advocacy Toolbox
The Health Advocacy Toolbox contains tools and resources for advocating in Connecticut.
National Association of County & City Health Officials
NACCHO focuses on educating legislatures on the importance of local boards of health.
National Association of Local Boards of Health
The Indiana affiliate of NALBOH provides information, tools and other resources useful in successful advocacy.
Public Health Advocacy Institute
PHAI is an advocacy reseach institute based in Northeastern University.
Research America - An Alliance for Discoveries in Health
Research American is the largest non-profit education and advocacy organization in the U.S.