Social Work LEAD 2014 (April 7-8, 2014)
Please carefully review the information below and ALL of the attached items regarding registration and logistics for the 2014 NASW Legislatie Education & Advocacy Day (formerly Lobby Day) in Tallahassee. Complete the necessary paperwork and bring to Carrie Brown in the School of Social Work Office no later than March 21st, 2014.
Transportation Information (FREE):
Hotel reservation information (arrangements to be made on your own):
Special group rate arrangements have been made with the La Quinta Inn and Suites Tallahassee South.>
IMPORTANT! Anyone riding the bust MUST be registered to stay at the La Quinta Inn and Suites NO EXCEPTIONS
La Quinta Inn and Suites Tallahassee South
2850 Apalachee Parkway
Special Training on Effective Legislative Advocacy Techniques on USF Campus
There will be opportunities on campus to learn about effective legislative advocacy techniqes from student leaders. All attendees should try to attend one of these training sessions. Keep a look out for dates/times.
Appointments with legislators:
It is important to make appointments with your legislators in Tallahassee as soon as possible for the morning of April 8th. Included in the materials below is information about how to locate and contact your representatives and senators in the Florida State legislature. make appointments between 9:00am and 1:00pm on April 8th.
for more information about issues you may want to meet with legislatives about, go to NASW
Partnering with Our Community
The School of Social Work strives to be a valuable resource inside our community. To that end, we have teamed up with several partners in our area, as well as our own alumni, to provide services & expertise to acheive our common goals.