Advocacy

Action for Healthy Kids
Action for Healthy Kids (AFHK) is a nationwide initiative dedicated to improving the health and educational performance of children through better nutrition and physical activity in schools. This effort represents ...
http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/state.php
Active Communication: A Guide to Reaching the Media
Features basic media relations techniques, providing the fundamental knowledge to assist you in building or enhancing your media activities.
National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity (NCPPA)
http://www.ncppa.org/MediaGuide.pdf
Coalition for a Healthy and Active America
The mission of the Coalition for a Healthy and Active America (CHAA) is to educate parents, children, schools, and communities about the vital roles physical fitness and nutrition education play ...
http://www.chaausa.nonprofitoffice.com/
COHES Coalition Organized for Healthy Education in Schools
The Coalition Organized for Health Education in Schools (COHES) is the oldest statewide voluntary organization initially dedicated solely to establishing and promoting comprehensive health education for all students throughout Massachusetts ...
http://www.cohes.org/index.htm
< Communicating Your Message to Legislators
Nonprofits engaged in advocacy must compete not only for the time and attention of elected officials, but also for time from their own members. Often the most successful campaigns involve ...
http://www.npaction.org/
Health Education Advocate
The mission of the Health Education Advocate is to provide a central, timely source of advocacy information related to the field of health education and health promotion.

Advocacy is ...
http://www.healtheducationadvocate.org/
Healthy People 2010
Healthy People 2010 is a set of health objectives for the Nation to achieve over the first decade of the new century. It can be used by many different people, ...
http://www.healthypeople.gov/
National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity
NCPPA is a coalition of made up of major non-profit health, fitness and recreation associations as well as for profit entities working to advance policies and programs which promote physical ...
http://www.ncppa.org
National Council of Youth Sports
The National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) is a nonprofit organization representing the youth sports industry to advance the values of participation; and educate and develop leaders. VISION: To lead ...
http://www.ncys.org/
National Women's Law Center
Making sure that the playing field is level for female athletes is a priority for the National Women's Law Center. Active since the 1972 enactment of Title IX, the federal ...
http://www.nwlc.org/display.cfm?section=athletics
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