Resources

Advocacy and Partnerships

Family Leadership Development Fund
Family Voices IN provides a small stipend for families of CYSHCN who participate in activities (public forums and meetings, task forces and work groups, etc.) that are intended to solicit public/consumer input and perspective concerning disability-related public policy, programs and services.
Download the FLDF Application.

First Steps Family Input
Learn how to be provide feedback and be and advocate for systems change.

Medical Home: Family Input
Get involved with a medical home and provide input to your physician’s practice.

National Center for Family-Professional Partnerships

Step Out and Speak Up: Advice from a Self-Advocate
An interview with Melody Cooper, President of Self-Advocates of Indiana

Many of the featured resources were originally developed to address trending concerns and questions. Please check with Family Voices Indiana for the most up to date information.