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Health Care Information

Health Care Information & Education Center

Help for families of children with special health care needs seeking objective, family-friendly health care information.

Through the Family to Family Health Care Information and Education Center, families can:

  • Obtain information and referrals on a variety of topics
  • Connect with Health Care Resource Parents (Request a Parent Match)
  • Receive training on health care insurance and other financial issues, working with health care professionals in your home, collaborating with professionals, health care resources, and other health care topics. (See our Online Training Center.)


Explore news, events or categories on the sidebar or use the search box to search within our Family to Family Health Information Center part of our website.  You may also want to visit our Library.

Statewide News

Making the Science of Genetics Personal
Parent to Parent tops’s list of 10 Helpful Special Needs Organizations
NYMAC Conducts PKU Survey
2016 Code of Conduct Recognition Award Recipients
New York State Population Needs Assessment
Response to Public Comment and Updated Waiver
Multiple Systems Navigator Website
144 Links Digest November 2016
State Education Department proposes school health regulation changes

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Statewide Events

Webinar- Statewide Support Parent Training
Webinar: A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD
Webinar: Manifestation Hearings/School Discipline What Parents Need to Know
Webinar: Loss, Grief, and Adjustment for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Dignity for All Students Act
Webinar: Manifestation Hearings/School Discipline What Parents Need to Know
Webinar: Let’s Talk Diploma and Non- Diploma Options for Students with Disabilities
Webinar: Medicaid Service Coordination for Families – Getting the Most from Your Child’s Program
Webinar: Health Care Notebook overview
Webinar: Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs

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