Coming to DC?
Be A Public Health Advocate
Are you, your section or other APHA group planning a trip to Washington, D.C.? Make visiting your members of Congress part of your agenda! You also can visit your members of Congress when they are in their home office, or you can write letters and make phone calls to support public health.
Our PHACT Campaign Action Kit (PDF) gives you tools for speaking out for public health, whether you have a lot of time or just a little. You can make a difference!
Tips for meeting with your members of Congress
Find your members of Congress by zip code:
Hill Packet Materials: Print copies of these materials to bring with you to your Hill visits:
Public Health Voting Record Resources
Map of Capitol Hill
Washington DC's Metro Map
For meetings in the Senate, take the metro to the Union Station stop.
For meetings in the House, take the metro to the Capitol South stop.