Prevent Blindness America held our summer Eye CAN advocacy webinar training on August 5 in preparation of advocacy visits this August. Webinar participants gained the tools needed to advocate for vision and eye health at home in their Congressional districts.
Still interested in being an advocate? Check out www.preventblindness.org/advocacy to view the webinar podcast. The webinar will walk you through easy ways you can become an advocate - in your home towns! Learn how to schedule a district visit, what to expect on a visit, and how to educate your Member and staff about vision and eye health.
Find out about town hall meetings - nearly every Member of Congress has them in their district over the summer and fall. Read our tips on how to get heard at a town hall meeting.
To learn more about Prevent Blindness America and our advocacy goals for Congress, go to www.preventblindness.org/advocacy.
Thank you for being a voice for vision!