Advocacy Resources

Advocating for the profession is an ongoing effort – and we can’t do it without you. That’s why we offer downloadable resources to help you advocate for yourself in the workplace and for the profession as a whole.

Use the filters on the leftabove to search our database of downloadable PDFs on state laws, federal comments, reimbursement issues, Optimal Team Practice, and much more.

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Grassroots Myths

Advocacy is for everyone. This article dispells the top five myths about grassroots advocacy.

Social Media and Legislative Advocacy

Social media has made it easy for us to get in contact with influencers such as Members of Congress and state officials. Many individual PAs as well as state chapters have used social media as a tool for advancing PA-positive legislation.

Guide to Navigating CO Model Bylaws

Available to members only.

CO Model Bylaws

Model Bylaws for Constituent Organizations

CO Membership Renewal Script

There are many ways to encourage lapsed members to renew, but one of the more effective methods is through a personal call campaign.

Emergency Succession Plan Template

Document developed by the Center for Nonprofit Advancement. Available to members only.

Constituent Organization Development Guide

AAPA Constituent Organization Development

Advocacy – Up Close and Personal: Face-to-Face Meetings with Legislators

Article in PA Professional, November 2011 issue by Kristin Butterfield.