The most impactful way to build relationships with your lawmakers is through face-to-face meetings. When you meet with a legislator or a staff member as a secular values voter, you are representing a larger constituency than yourself. While this may seem overwhelming at first, remember that these visits are essentially a conversation — lawmakers and their staff are people too! This guide walks you through scheduling, preparing for, and executing a successful visit with your lawmaker. Remember that the Secular Coalition for America’s lobbying team in Washington stands ready to assist you. Please do not hesitate to contact us for support.