Forum Placemats

Please use the below resources to host your own Public Deliberation Forums or use them as a reference to create a guide for an issue your community is experiencing.

Ground Rules


Mass Shootings Placemat*

Human Trafficking Placemat (option 1)*

Human Trafficking Placemat (option 2)*

Food Access Placemat*

America’s Role Placemat*

Campus Carry Placemat

Work & Higher Education Placemat*

Immigration Placemat (option 1)*

Immigration Placemat (option 2)*

Spread Prosperity and Increase Opportunity Placemat*

Divided State Of America Placemat *

Political Fix Placemat*

Recovery Placemat*

*These placemats were adapted from the NIF issues guides which can be referenced and downloaded here.