Family Support

Mental Health Association’s Family Support Service

320 N. Goodman Street
Rochester, NY 14607
Contact:  Maria Cruz, Family Peer Support Program Coordinator
(585) 325-3145 x150

or contact us online

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The Mental Health Association provides support to families of children with emotional or behavioral health challenges

A Family Peer Advocate is a caregiver who has experienced what you’re going through

We offer:

  • Support by phone, in person, in groups or individually
  • Assistance with school issues—education advocacy
  • Teen support
  • Assistance in identifying and developing natural supports
  • Caregiver discussion, education and skill-building groups
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Virtual Workshops:

Call Julie Febrey at 585-325-3145 x122
for information and registration.

**Masks are required for all in-person visits to the facility.

Mondays in August, 2022: (6:00-7:30pm)

(For Parents and Caregivers of Teens-and other ages support group)


Contact us for availability

Tuesdays in September, 2022: (10:30-12pm or 6:00-7:30pm)

(For Parents and Caregivers of Children Ages 5 and up/School Age)

September 6th, 2022

September 13th, 2022

September 20th, 2022

September 27th, 2022

Wednesdays in September, 2022: (10:30-12pm)

(For Parents and Caregivers of Tweens and Teens)

September 7th, 2022

September 14th, 2022

September 21st, 2022

September 28th, 2022-No Family Education Workshop Today

Thursdays in September, 2022: (10:30-12pm)

(For Parents and Caregivers of Children Ages 5 and up/School Age)

September 1st, 2022 -No Family Education Workshop Today

September 8th, 2022

September 15th, 2022-No Family Education Workshop Today

September 22nd, 2022

September 29th, 2022

Fridays in September, 2022: (10:30-12pm)

(For Parents/Caregivers of Children Ages 5 and Under)

September 2nd, 2022

September 9th, 2022

September 16th, 2022

September 23rd, 2022

September 30th, 2022

 

 

Upcoming family events 2022:

*In-Person “Support Group” Celebration/Family Night will be taking place on September 26th, 2022. Stay Tuned for More Details!

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