Get the Guide that helps get the job done.

Now more than ever, we must preserve affordable housing options for families and individuals in need. Your housing agency is impacted every day by local, state, and federal policy decisions – yet decision makers often have no idea how you make a difference in your community. The Advocacy Planning and Reference Guide can help to build positive relationships and effective advocacy strategies.

Become an Ambassador and Educator

We realize that finding time for advocacy can be difficult. That’s why this step-by-step Guide is so essential – it can help educate and inform influencers, and the public, about the long-term value our housing agencies bring to the community.

The Guide, At a Glance

  • Suggestions for responsible and effective approaches
  • Contributions from top advocacy experts
  • Proven strategies
  • Real-world tips for developing policy recommendations, messages and advocacy campaign plans
  • Tools, ideas and reference materials designed to help you develop an actionable plan

It’s a Start – But an Informed Start

The purpose of the Guide is not for you to try and do everything it suggests. Whether you’re just getting started, or you’ve been at it for years, this Guide is designed to provide some practical tips on how to improve your advocacy skills and approaches.
Remember, your voice matters.