ASHA members' and volunteers' safety is our top priority, and we're here to help you during this uncertain time. Check for the latest updates and resources, including on telepractice. Please continue to contact the Action Center with any questions. Also note:

  • The ASHA National Office’s all-remote operations status is extended to at least June 12.
  • ASHA travel ban for staff and volunteers is extended to at least July 31 with the continuing proviso to not book any ASHA-related travel past that date for the time being.

Federal Advocacy

ASHA's Federal and Political Affairs Team advocates on legislative and regulatory issues related to the professions at the federal level. Legislative issues focus on introducing a bill into law while regulatory issues focus on the regulations related to a law.

Legislative Issues 

Learn about the legislative issues that ASHA is advocating for with members of Congress.

Federal Regulatory Issues

Public Policy Agenda


ASHA-PAC provides financial support to candidate committees for the U.S. House and Senate that recognize the importance of speech-language pathology and audiology services.

Take Action!

Take Action! Voice support for legislative efforts on behalf of the professions.

Grassroots Advocacy

ASHA's grassroots advocacy program focuses on ASHA member advocacy. Visiting and writing your elected representatives on a regular basis is the best way to keep them informed about the issues that are important to you!

ASHA Corporate Partners