Upcoming Events:

Board of Mental Health Meeting

August 18

The Mississippi Board of Mental Health Meeting will be held on Aug. 18 at the Robert E. Lee Building in Jackson.

Virtual: Bring Your IEP and Other School Questions

August 18

This hour is open for any family member to drop in for all or some of the time to ask questions or get feedback about IEP issues.

Leadership Coaching and Policy Discussion

August 24

This group will focus on opportunities for leadership training graduates to serve on decision-making groups, provide coaching guidance.

Is your child in crisis?

If you’re worried about the safety of your child or the safety of others around your child, the Mississippi Department of Mental Health has certified, 24/7 in-person crisis response services around the state that you can call at 1-877-210-8513

You can also call 9-1-1 for emergencies.

Issues with your child's school?

If your child has been sent home from school or you’re having other problems with your school or district, we have resources to help you learn more about your rights and people you can partner with to exercise those rights. 

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Learn More About Families As Allies:

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We Understand.

Do you get constant calls from the school about your child's behavior? Are you worried about your young child's development?

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Let's Partner.

Do you work with families?
Do you want to make sure your services are helpful?
 

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Let's Work Together.

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