Committed to the Issues — That’s the ACS Difference

Passion + Experience = Powerful Impact. Passion drives change. Advocacy & Communication Solutions (ACS) harnesses that passion for strategic communication, government relations, policy analysis, media relations and strategy development services for national, state and local organizations. We help our clients use the power, importance and added value of strategic advocacy and communication to deliver positive impact to the communities they serve. We only take on causes we care about. We focus on a purposeful and select client portfolio. That means we guarantee complete dedication to the communication and advocacy efforts of each organization we work with, including regular interaction with ACS partners. This approach reflects our deep commitment to issues that are critical to our clients and those they serve. We know our work, because we’ve been there. All told, our staff team has more than 50 years of collective experience as legislative and communication staffers and leaders within the education; health and human services; and workforce and economic development sectors at the local, state and national level. We are successful for our clients because we have been in their shoes. Our range of experience includes:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • K-12 Education
  • Medicaid
  • Health & Human Services
  • Workforce Development

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Latest News

National Association of State Boards of Education Collaborates to Advance the Early Childhood Education Workforce

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) issued a policy update about the Early Childhood Education Workforce and its ongoing collaboration with the National League of Cities (NLC) and the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The policy brief details successful statewide collaborations with state school boards in Michigan and Read More

Latest Newsletter: ACS Today

Working Together: Lessons that Last.

The lessons we learn early in life – to share, self-discipline, cooperate, focus and communicate – last. Based on work with early childhood education, the ACS team explored broadly applicable lessons in building coalitions and meeting higher standards. Read More.