Site Map

This page gives a brief description of what is found on each page on this site and where.


Home is the initial page that you arrive on and contains links to three different topics:

Does advocacy work?

Is letter writing politically partisan?

Tools for effective letter writing.  These tools can also be accessed from the top menu bar under ‘Tools’.  Tools is actually an index for 5 pages:

Writing guidelines.

The advocacy letter exposed shows the basics for composing an advocacy letter.

Sample letter.

Municipal, Provincial and Federal Contacts is an index for:

Municipal Contacts: City of Hamilton

Provincial Contacts: Province of Ontario

Federal Contacts: Government of Canada

Greetings and Salutations covers standard forms of address for elected officials.

About covers information on Advocacy Hamilton.

About Laura Cattari can be accessed from the about page.

Blog is material covering the categories of In the news, Good to know and general updates from Advocacy Hamilton.

Topics show the last entry from each available category.

Partnerships displays current organizations who utilize the Advocacy Hamilton site.

Partnership criteria is a sub-page of Partnerships.

Contact is self-explanatory.

The categories menu can be found on the left side of every page except the home page which shows the last three posts created.

Advocacy Hamilton, Inequity, Poverty, Social Assistance:
Serious Thinking & Real Reform

Ontario has a poverty problem. Hamilton is an intensified example of this. 18% percent of the population lives in poverty, almost 50% of them children. That is 1 In 7 children. 6.8% unemployment rate again [...]