Sample Format For Letter To Your Legislators
The Honorable (first name, last name)
Sacramento, CA 95814
Re: Developmental Services
Dear Senator (or Assemblymember) (last name):
I am a (parent/client/service provider/staff member) of Harbor Regional Center.
Explain the issue you are concerned about, or identify the bill you support or oppose.
Give personal examples of : 1) how developmental services provided by the regional center and service provider programs have supported people with developmental disabilities/your family member; 2) how cuts to regional centers and service provider programs have impacted people with developmental disabilities/your family or 3) how the bill/changes proposed would impact you/your family.