The Advocacy Toolkit was developed by a collective of ACDS member agencies in collaboration with ACDS. The toolkit supports the ongoing public policy advocacy efforts of the community disability sector.
WHAT DOES THE TOOLKIT INCLUDE?
Resources that provide background information on the issues facing the community disability sector and recommendations to government to address the issues.
Tools to support advocacy efforts in Alberta, including a list of all current MLAs.
Tactics for engaging political parties, politicians and candidates.
WHO SHOULD USE THE TOOLKIT?
All organizations and individuals working in the community disability sector, as well as supporters and allies of the sector.
HOW SHOULD I USE THE TOOLKIT?
1. Read the collection of resources and select the issues that most resonate with you.
2. Build on the information presented in the toolkit with your own stories about your organization.