Families Helping Families

Raising Special Kids exists to improve the lives of children with the full range of disabilities, from birth to age 26, by providing support, training, information and individual assistance so families can become effective advocates for their children.

News & Updates

Raising Special Kids Comments on ADE Waiver Request

What’s on The Menu [of Assessments]? Why is it important? What do you need to know about it?

There’s a Change Coming to Standardized Testing in Arizona and the US Department of Education, and Parents of Students With Disabilities May Have Something to Say About It.

Southwest States Win Federal Award to Expand Health Information on Tribal Lands

The U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded one of three, nationwide, federal grants to Parents Reaching Out (NM) in partnership with Raising Special Kids (AZ), both well-established Family-to-Family Health Information Center Centers in New Mexico and Arizona. …

Celebrating a Decade of Partnership for Families of Children with Disabilities

CareScape, Inc., Arizona Business Bank and Raising Special Kids Celebrate a Decade of Partnership for Families of Children with Disabilities …

Connecting Newsletter - Spring 2017

In this issue: Just how important is Medicaid for children and youth with disabilities? …

Connecting Newsletter - Spring 2017

In this issue: Just how important is Medicaid for children and youth with disabilities? …

Online Parent Training

Get the information you need when you need it with our online parent training. …

ACTION ALERT: Medicaid Pays For That?

Medicaid is the largest insurer of children with disabilities, and it has been for decades. Suddenly, as part of the repeal of Obamacare, Congress has proposed putting caps on Medicaid services for children …

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Families Helping Families

Families Assisted
9,057
Parent-to-Parent Matches
379
Professionals trained
2,292
Community Partners
375