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Become an Advocate: Speak Up for Kids

Smiling kidsIt all begins with you.

Speak Up for Kids has a simple but powerful mission: to actively work toward achieving the health, safety and all around well-being of Wisconsin's kids. And you can help make all the difference.

Speak Up for Kids is a grassroots, community-based and community-driven campaign that begins and continues with you!

You make the difference by actively participating in advocacy that connects you with other community members, state legislators, and executive branch members, like the state's governor, to further our mission of ensuring the health and well-being of every child in Wisconsin.

Where to Begin

The idea of advocating for child health in Wisconsin seems clear enough. But where do you begin? There are so many areas of child health that need attention, and some need more attention than others. A great place to start is with your interests. Take a moment to think about what areas of child health interest you the most, and start from there. If you don't know where to start, at Speak Up for Kids, we have focus issues -- issues that we have decided are important enough to spend most of our time and energy advocating for, including: