All families of children with mental health needs in Hennepin County have the support and resources to advocate and create a united voice in decision-making processes at all levels of the children’s mental health systems of care.
To prepare Parent Catalyst Leadership Group (PCLG) members to become leaders in policy-making, advocacy, education, and support in order to empower Hennepin County families and create community awareness of children’s mental health.
Who are Parent Catalyst Leaders?
We are parents and caregivers of children with diagnosed mental health conditions in Hennepin County. We are currently seeking parents to become leaders in improving services for families in Hennepin County.
What do Parent Catalysts Leaders do?
- Raise community awareness on children’s mental health issues
- Offer ideas to providers and policy makers about ways to improve the system
- Attend monthly training and support group meetings
- Meet other parents of children with mental health concerns