We Want To Hear Your Story

Please tell us your personal stories so we can share them with other parents, caregivers and families. Send us your short video by emailing info@faams.org, or call us to arrange a video interview.


I AM FAMILIES AS ALLIES: LARRY SANDERS

 

Listen to Larry Sanders describe how leadership training transformed his relationship with the young children in his family and led him to reach out to others with the things he learned. Families helping families who then help other families brings change and  hope.

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I AM FAMILY AS ALLIES: BETTY TURNER

bettyturnernotebrighter.jpgBetty Turner has worked in different capacities with Families as Allies over the past several years.  She currently spends time with families of young children. She supports them in learning ways parents, child care providers and mental health therapists can work together to help children do well socially and emotionally. She wrote us this note to describe how she feels about Families as Allies.

 

 

 

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I AM FAMILIES AS ALLIES: In memoriam — Earnest "Rusty" Turner and Helen Johnson

IN MEMORIAM

Last year we honored in memoriam 2 people who were instrumental in furthering Families as Allies mission. Earnest "Rusty" Turner of Balch and Bingham, LLC was honored for Excellence and Helen Johnson of Southern Echo was honored for Caring for Every Child and Family.

 

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February 2018 Leadership training for parents

Families as Allies is funded through generous donations, training fees, grants from the Substance Abuse and Mental Heath Services Administration, the City of Jackson and the Department of Mental Health, and contracts with other non-profits and agencies.