Programs & Services

Parenting a child can be one of the most wonderful experiences in life. Yet, parenting a child with a disability can bring about unique challenges.

You must navigate a complex system of services and make important decisions about your child that may be different than what you previously expected.

Start a referral to receive the support, guidance and appropriate referrals to find the answers you need.

Our Current Programs and Services

At Family Connection, we offer a variety of programs and services to address your questions and concerns on the complex healthcare, mental health, and educational systems you must navigate.

Project Breathe Easy

This free and confidential home visitation program provides emotional and informational support to parents who have children with asthma.

Healthcare Connection

Our healthcare team offers assistance with Medicaid, TEFRA, appeals and managed care information.

Autism Parent Navigator

An evidence-based home visitation program delivered by trained parent mentors to increase parent well-being, treatment adherence, and child outcomes.

Parent to Parent Support

Trained parent volunteers provide emotional support and information based on the child’s disability or special healthcare concern.

Education Partners

Family Engagement Managers empower parents with tools, training, and support to help them understand and navigate the educational system.

Parents as Teachers

A unique home-school visitation partnership for parents of young children.

Triple P: Stepping Stones Primary Care

This program helps parents manage behavioral and emotional issues in children ­with disabilities that can lead to problems in the family, school and community.

NICU Support

Our NICU parent navigators provide bedside support to parents who have or have recently had a child in the NICU.

Need help finding the best solutions for your family?

Our Family Information Center (FIC) serves as the central point of intake to allow our team to determine your needs and connect you with the best resources. The FIC is staffed Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., by professionals, the majority of whom are parents themselves.

Please call us at 1-800-578-8750
to make a referral or for general inquiries, assistance or resources.