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Transit Advocacy Groups: How to Make a Difference - Public Transport
Two ways to get involved are attending meetings of public transit advocacy groups and public hearings about proposed transit projects put on by the regional ...
http://publictransport.about.com/od/Transit_As_Life/a/Transit-Advocacy-Groups-How-To-Make-A-Difference.htm
DHS Names Public Advocate - Immigration Issues - About.com
The Homeland Security Department named Andrew Lorenzen-Strait to be its new public advocate.
http://immigration.about.com/od/immigrationlawandpolicy/a/Dhs-Names-Public-Advocate.htm
Top 10 Conservative Advocacy Groups
Public advocacy is perhaps the best way to impact government. The lobbyist organizations listed here offer a variety of ways for average Americans to get ...
http://usconservatives.about.com/od/gettinginvolved/tp/TopAdvocacyGroups.htm
Islam - Advocacy - About.com Islam
Main website for the leading Islamic advocacy and lobby organization in the ... the effective participation of American Muslims in the U.S. political and public ...
http://islam.about.com/od/activism/
Health Care Lobbying - Assisted Living - About.com
Advocacy by an individual or group is done to influence public-policy and resource allocation within political, economic, and social systems and institutions.
http://assistedliving.about.com/od/navigatingregulations/a/advocacybasics.htm
Advocacy Sites for Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS - Top Advocacy Sites ...
May 26, 2011 ... Learn about the top advocacy sites for fibromyalgia and CFS (chronic ... or ME/ CFS) -- including public understanding, better-educated doctors, ...
http://chronicfatigue.about.com/od/keeplearning/tp/top10advocacygroups.htm
US State Advocacy Programs - Bipolar Disorder - About.com
MS P&A can help by providing individual advocacy, public information and education regarding the needs and rights of persons with mental illness, monitoring ...
http://bipolar.about.com/od/usstateprograms/
Holding a Town Hall Meeting - Assisted Living - About.com
As part of your public advocacy issues, a town hall meeting can be an important part of your arsenal. Scheduled around timely issues and hot media issues, ...
http://assistedliving.about.com/od/navigatingregulations/a/townhallmeeting.htm
United States – Mental Health Support & Advocacy Organizations
NAMI is a self-help, support and advocacy organization with over 170,000 members. ... NAFDI was formed to educate and inform the public, professionals, and ...
http://bipolar.about.com/od/unitedstates/
Finding Support and Promoting Advocacy for CFS & FM
NICIAW seeks to make the public, churches, medical professionals and government aware that one-in-three people suffers with a chronic illness that seriously ...
http://chronicfatigue.about.com/od/supportadvocacy
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