Government Resources!

Listed below are many resources that can be used if you would like to reach out to your local government representatives. If you would like a change to be made, you can write a letter to the leaders in your community and ask for their help. There are links explaining what you can write about, helpful explanations of some legislative material, as well as the names of the elected leaders in your area.

Tools and Resources:


Advocacy 101

Legislative Basics

ADA National Network

The Legislative Monitor

Educate to Advocate Panel

Legislative Advocacy PowerPoint Presentation

Legislative Outcomes

Federal Legislators:


Stay informed of legislation affecting people with disabilities, and let your voices be heard by contacting your legislators to express your opinions about the current issues. Here are some helpful resources to keep you informed and in touch with your representatives:

CLICK HERE: to find out who to contact!


State Legislators:


Governor Bill Haslam
1st Floor, State Capitol
Nashville, TN 37243
(615) 741-2001

House Of Representatives Members

Senate Members

Important General Assembly Links
General Assembly Homepage
Senate Committees
House Committees
Legislation Search
Legislators by phone – 1-800-449-8366