RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES

NAMI ONLINE CLASS FOR FAMILIES OF YOUNG CHILDREN

NAMI Basics is a 6-session education program for parents, caregivers and other family who provide care for youth (ages 22 and younger) who are experiencing mental health symptoms. This program is free to participants, 99% of whom say they would recommend the program to others. NAMI Basics is available both in person and online through NAMI Basics OnDemand.

MHA’S BACK TO SCHOOL TOOL KIT

MHA’s Back to School Toolkit – developed each year and released in mid-August in anticipation of the start of the new school year – provides free resources, tools, tips, and information for parents, teachers, and youth on early identification themes and Before Stage 4 messaging.

This year’s toolkit provides information and resources for adults and young people about the issues of stress and loneliness, which may lead to symptoms of mental health conditions if not addressed early, or before Stage four.  

AHCCCS RESOURCE INFO SHEETS

The following documents were written for AHCCCS members. Additional guides may be found here. Those with private health insurance policies may want to read them too, as it is possible that private policies may cover some or all of these same services.

Family-run organizations

You have Voice and Choice

Standards for Appointment Availability

Respite in the AZ Children’s Behavioral Health System

AHCCCS Members Under the Age of 21 have Dental Coverage

Hospital Discharge Planning

How to Keep Yourself and Others Safe While Calling 9-1-1