NAMI Smarts for Advocacy Class
NAMI Smarts for Advocacy is a hands-on advocacy training program that helps people living with mental illness, friends and family transform their passion and lived experience into skillful grassroots advocacy.
NAMI Smarts for Advocacy is designed to show you how to:
- Tell a compelling story that is inspiring and makes an “ask” in 90 seconds
- Write an effective email, make an elevator speech and make an impactful phone call
- Orchestrate a successful meeting with an elected official
Those who are new to advocacy as well as individuals with years of experience will find NAMI Smarts helpful.