Family Voices of Wisconsin helps families navigate health care, community supports and services by providing training, both in person and online, and information. The family-run organization also supports families in their own advocacy journey, promotes family-centered care, and supports family/professional partnerships. Fact sheets, newsletters and online training are available at familyvoiceswi.org.
Wisconsin Family Assistance Center for Education, Training and Support (WI FACETS) provides information and training on IEPs and special education supports for children with disabilities. These services are available to parents, educators, and other professionals. Help Desk specialists also provide one-on-one phone support to parents who have questions or concerns about their child’s education.
Wisconsin Family Ties provides support, guidance, and understanding for families raising children with social, emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges. This organization assists families as they learn to navigate the often complex world of children’s mental health. Wisconsin Family Ties help families address school issues, feel supported during difficult times, gain access to services and supports, and get their needs met.