Meeting the Needs of ALL Families
Source: Family-Run Executive Director Leadership Association (FREDLA)
Resource Type: Document or Publication
Transformation Team Subjects: Community Wellness & Peer Supports, Partnership for System Transformation
Key Topics: Culturally Responsive Practices, Family, Justice System, Substance Use, System of Care
Key Populations: LGBTQIA2-S, Military Families, People with Justice System Involvement, Refugee or Immigrant
Each family is unique, leaving its members to be the only ones to define it – in their way, from their culture and through their truth. For children and youth with mental health needs, the definition is often complicated by circumstances that propel their journey among various living arrangements. The following resources are provided to highlight the unique needs of today’s diverse families.