Tips for Becoming an Effective Cancer Advocate

Write a Letter to the Editor

Studies show that people read the letters to the editor section more than they read the editorials by journalists.

Call a Talk Show

Calling the television or radio talk shows in your area is a great way to help get your message to thousands of listeners.

Meet Them Face to Face

By far, the most effective way to articulate your views to your elected officials and positively affect the outcome of legislation and of policy debates is to speak with lawmakers face-to-face.

Send a Letter to Your Legislator

As a constituent, your lawmakers and political appointees know that you are the key to their understanding of issues important to you.