Federation of Families of Northeast Florida is a family network organization, recognized in Florida and nationally as a voice on behalf of families of children and youth with mental health and/or behavioral challenges. Our mission is to support families whose children and youth have mental health and/or behavioral challenges through education, technical assistance and advocacy.Federation of Families of Northeast Florida is a chapter of the National Federation of Families for Children Mental Health and a subsidiary of Mental Health America of Northeast Florida, a 501(c)3 organization.
What We Do
The Federation of Families of Northeast Florida is a family run organization designed to:
- Educate and support families that are impacted by the challenges associated with a mental and/or behavioral health disorder.
- Build and strengthen family involvement in order to influence mental and behavioral health services and develop a system of care that is family driven and youth guided.
- Provide advocacy training, support, resources, and information that will assist families in navigating the mental and behavioral health system.
Who We Are
Linking together diverse families, youth and community members to build a brighter future for our children by contributing to the development and sustainability of a comprehensive, family-driven and youth-guided system of care in Jacksonville, Florida.
You can join our growing organization to advocate for your child or a child you know with mental health or behavioral needs by attending our monthly meeting for families.
For more information, visit the Federation of Families of Northeast Florida website: www.fofjax.org