Standing Up for Kids: A Guide to Child Advocacy & 2007 Arkansas Data Guide

Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families
created this guide to introduce you to the world of
of child advocacy and to outline the skills needed to
be a successful child advocate. It is a practical guide
suitable to a variety of children’s issue areas such as
education, health, economic self-sufficiency, child
welfare and juvenile justice. There are references to
more comprehensive advocacy guides and
publications that provide the details of the particular
skills and issues of concern to the reader.