Families: Tell Us What You Think About Your Child’s Healthcare

Families as Allies is a partner on the University of Mississippi Medical Center's CHAMP (Child Access to Mental Health and Psychiatry) Project. Primary care providers (for example, pediatricians, nurse practitioners and family medicine…

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Parent Peer Support: Why It Matters

We are happy that Coreaner Price, family partner with Families as Allies, had the opportunity to share her experiences with parent peer support at this past Saturday's Hope Rising's Virtual…

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Family Leaders Ready to Partner

One of the most meaningful ways families can work together to make things better for our children is by serving on decision-making committees along with policy makers. Families as Allies…

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Special Education Advisory Panel on Sept. 30

We appreciate the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) sharing the notice below about its upcoming Special Education Advisory Panel on September 30. We encourage any of you with an interest in special education services…

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Status Conference in Mental Health Lawsuit

Last week we shared with you that a status conference on the U.S. vs. Mississippi mental health lawsuit was scheduled for October 2 at 9 AM via video, but we were…

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Working Together to Prevent Suicide

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. We encourage all of you to attend Hope Rising's virtual Global Suicide Prevention Summit on September 26 and Mississippi State’s Department of Psychology's and the Mississippi…

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