This is being shared with you by Iowa Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health. Please share with other families, youth, and others who are interested in Children's Mental Health.
It is National Children's Mental Health Awareness Week! Wear a green ribbon or green t-shirt to join us in bringing awareness to the needs of children with social, behavioral and emotional disabilities and their families in Iowa and across the country.
Watch our website, www.iffcmh.org, for new resources, blog postings and newsletters to bring awareness to mental health and the often associated stigmas affecting children and families.
Go to: http://awarenessweek.ffcmh.org/ to view the National Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health website specific to Children's Mental Health Awareness Week. This website has great resources for families and children!
Iowa Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health is the Designated Statewide Family Advocacy Organization for the State of Iowa. As an advocacy organization, IFFCMH assists families who have children and youth with behavioral, emotional, mental and social issues. Our mission is to ensure all these children and thier families receive coordinated, individualized, strength-based care and supports. We provide families across the state of Iowa with individual mentoring, written informational materials, information and referral services, many different types of trainings, and legislative advocacy.
Most of all, we offer all families a non-judgmental support system. Families, youth, professionals and others may access our services by calling 319-462-2187 or our toll-free number (888) 400-6302, or by visiting our website at www.iffcmh.org. Families, youth and others also can visit our Facebook page at www.facebook/iffcmh.
Lori Reynolds, CPSP, Executive Director -
Heidi Reynolds, LMSW, Program Director -