Advocacy Toolkit - Relationships

For parents, educators and others who care about deaf and hard of hearing children.

Building Relationships with Legislators

Lobbying Tips – Advocacy 101 http://www.suny.edu/govtrelations/state/lobbying-tips/

Twelve Lobbying Tips http://www.knea.org/home/401.htm

Lobbying Resources http://www.heartsandminds.org/links/lobbylinks.htm

Advocacy Organizations to Know and With Whom to Partner 

(Nationally and at the state level)

Alexander Graham Bell Association of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing www.agbell.org

American Society for Deaf Children www.deafchildren.org

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association   www.asha.org

Conference of Educational Administrators of Schools and Programs for the Deaf (CEASD) www.ceasd.org

Hands & Voices www.handsandvoices.org

National Association of the Deaf www.nad.org

National Asian Deaf Congress http://NADCongress.org/

National Black Deaf Advocates www.nbda.org

National Council of Hispano Deaf and Hard of Hearing www.nchdhh.org

Oberkotter Foundation http://www.oraldeafed.org/


A big THANK YOU to all the schools  that contributed pictures for the CEASD website!