Become informed about your representatives' positions and records on federal funding for research and the protection of research volunteers, and let them know you care about these issues.
Entering your zipcode below will locate a list of your representatives and display a sample letter of inquiry on these issues. You may send the letter as-is or add your own personal touch. Be sure to mention any personal connections you have to these issues, or ways your life or family has been affected. Never underestimate the power of your personal experiences to influence your representatives' perspectives.
You may first wish to learn more about federal funding for research and the protection of research volunteers, and NAMI's position on them.