CONNECTED is a free state-wide parent-to-parent peer support program provided by Family Voices of Minnesota for families whose children have chronic or complex special healthcare needs or disabilities.
Get connected with resources, information and other parents who understand what you are going through.
CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
SATURDAY, MAY 19, 2018
FAMILY VOICES CONNECTING HEARTS AND RAISING VOICES: A State-Wide Family Conference
We would like to invite families, organizations and providers who have experience and expertise to submit a proposal to present at this free conference for families for whose children have disabilities and special health care needs. The goal of this conference to provide practical tools, skills and information that will assist families in advocating for their children’s and family’s needs. The topics are:
- Medicaid and waivers,
- Medical home, care coordination and care planning
- The IEP process/school advocacy
- Family advocacy and leadership/telling your story/impacting policy
- Mental health and behavioral health
- Transition from pediatrics to adulthood
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