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Government Resources For Virginia Families

 

Care Connection for Children: statewide network of centers of excellent for children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) that provide leadership in the enhancement of specialty medical services; care coordination; medical insurance benefits evaluation and coordination; management of the CYSHCN Pool of Funds; information and referral to CYSHCN resources; family-to-family support; and training and consultation with community providers on CYSHCN issues.

Center for Family Involvement (VA):  To work with families to increase their skills as advocates, mentors and leaders so that families, children and young adults with disabilities can lead the lives they want.

disABILITY Law Center of VA: To protect and advocate for people with disabilities in Virginia.

DC Candlelighters: To provide emotional, educational, practical and financial support to families of children fighting cancer in the Northern Virginia area. 

Care Connection for Children: To provide a VA state-wide network of centers of excellent for children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) that provide leadership in the enhancement of specialty medical services; care coordination; medical insurance benefits evaluation and coordination; management of the CYSHCN Pool of Funds; information and referral to CYSHCN resources; family-to-family support; and training and consultation with community providers on CYSHCN issues.