November 30, 2017

Policy Toolbox

NAEHCY: Making State Laws Work for Unaccompanied Youth

This publication is designed to assist youth, advocates, educators, service providers and others in creating state and local laws and policies to support unaccompanied homeless youth under 18.

National Health Care for the Homeless Council: Policy and Advocacy Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to aid staff, clients, administrators, board members and other community members in advocating for policy change. It includes information about the legislative process, how to have successful meetings with legislators, and more.

NCH: Lobbying FAQ

Published for National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week, this FAQ sheet provides fundamental and straightforward tips to successfully lobby your local and federal senators and representatives.

NLIHC Advocate Guide 2017: A Primer on Federal Affordable Housing & Community Development Programs

“The guide comprises hundreds of pages of useful resources and practical know-how, written by leading experts in the affordable housing and community development field, with a singular purpose: to educate advocates and affordable housing providers of all kinds about the programs and policies that make housing affordable to low income people across America.”

Access our legislation models and policy proposals here.